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Mission and Vision Statements

Mission Statement

The mission of the Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals is to promote scientific knowledge through advanced research and postgraduate education, with the aim of increasing the understanding of our world's global challenges in the domains of politics and international relations. 

Vision Statement 

To be a European leader in the preparation of professionals and in scientific reflection in the field of international studies:

  • Offering educational programmes of academic excellence, with the capacity to adapt to changing realities and demands.
  • Stimulating and producing competitive research to attract international academic attention.
  • Becoming a model of interuniversity organisation, integrating the values and goals shared by its patron universities and institutions.