AUR’s guiding principles and philosophy for the Master’s programs are to foster the pursuit of knowledge, critical thinking and intellectual creativity. While building knowledge, they are inspired by a commitment to address critical societal questions and to instill in students both analytical and engaged attitudes towards the study of the past as well as of the present. The emphasis placed on intellectual development and transferable skills and on both academic and professional goals is a cornerstone of AUR’s Master’s programs.
Why the AUR Graduate School?
- Small class sizes means individual attention
- Our Faculty are outstanding leaders in their fields
- Based in Rome – the crossroads of the ancient and modern world
- Internship opportunities with high profile international organizations
- Affordable tuition fees and living expenses
Conferences & Events
Registration is now open for the Democratizing Food Governance conference. This conference is hosted by The American University of Rome in collaboration with the Economics, Management and Institutions Department of the University of Naples Federico II, the University of Vermont and University College Cork and supported by Fulbright and the European Society for Rural Sociology.
Latest updates from the Graduate School community
Professor Georgia Shaver visited the Food, Environment and Society class on Monday, 3 Oct. to share with the students of the Masters in Food Studies Program an overview of the history and work of the [...]
Syed Saifyullah visited the Food Studies Master’s students in their Food, Environment, and Society class on Monday, 26 September, to join their discussion about structural transformation. Mr. Saifyullah’s presentation, “Economic Development and Structural Changes in [...]
AUR Masters Students Join Conversation about the Future of Fish at the Food and Agricultural Organization
Monday, September 26, 2016 Students in the MA Food Studies Program ventured off campus on Monday, Sept. 12, to visit the Headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United [...]