Applications are currently invited for the International Humanitarian Law & Human Rights Scholarships Program which will be made available to interested applicants who are seeking to study for a degree program at Geneva Academy â€“ Switzerland.
TheÂ programmeÂ (60 ECTS) allows students to tailor their studies according to their particular interests. WhileÂ core coursesÂ provide a firm grounding in public international law, IHL, international human rights law (IHRL) in armed conflict, international refugee law and international criminal law (ICL),Â optional coursesÂ explore cutting-edge issues like counter-terrorism, armed non-state actors, the rules governing the conduct of hostilities, the work of international courts and tribunals or the Islamic law of armed conflict.
Eligible Countries:Â Non-western countries
To be taken at (country):Â Switzerland
Number of Awards:Â Not specified
Value of Award:Â We offer partial and fullÂ scholarshipsÂ for our LLM. Partial scholarships cover tuition fees. Full scholarships cover tuition fees and living expenses in Geneva for 10 months.
Duration of Programme:Â 10 months
Applicants must have a strong academic record
Applicants must have aÂ demonstrable interest in the subject
Applicants must have a full degree in law
matter of the programmeÂ (e.g. professional experience, internships, summer school, conferences attended, publications, etc.)
Applicants must have a strong command of English Language
How To Apply:Â You can apply via a straightforward online form. The online application comprises the following four steps:
Decide whether to apply (1) without a scholarship, (2) with full scholarship; (3) with a partial scholarship
Complete the application form
Attach the required documents
Submit your application
Make sure you have all the requested information andÂ documentsÂ before starting your application!
VisitÂ The Scholarship WebpageÂ For More Information
Application Deadline:Â 31st January 2020