Ford Dorsey Master's in International Policy

Earn your Master of Arts in International Policy at Stanford University

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Apply to become part of the Class of 2022!

The application for admissions into the Ford Dorsey Master's in International Policy will be available soon! Learn more about our admissions process and upcoming events.

"The Ford Dorsey Master's in International Policy is designed to produce leaders who can tackle today's most challenging international problems, drawing on the resources of a great university at the heart of Silicon Valley."

Francis Fukuyama, Director of the Ford Dorsey Master's in International Policy

A Typical Class

25 students
12 nationalities
26 average student age

Why choose Stanford for International Policy?

Dynamic and Collaborative Program

The Master's in International Policy (MIP) is a two-year professional graduate degree program at Stanford University. Small class sizes offer students personalized attention and easy access to faculty and staff. The curriculum allows students to gain core policy skills as well as pursue their individual interests.

The Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI)

MIP is the premier graduate degree program at FSI. The institute is the hub for Stanford scholars who work across disciplines on the world's most important global issues. FSI produces world-class research, engages policy-makers, and trains tomorrow's leaders.

Only at Stanford

Stanford is known for its entrepreneurial character and relationship to Silicon Valley. MIP students have access to innovative opportunities on campus such as Design for Extreme Affordability at the d.school and Stanford Ignite at the Graduate School of Business.