International Law and International Humanitarian Law - Geneva Summer Schools, Certificate | University of Geneva | Genève, Switzerland
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International Law and International Humanitarian Law - Geneva Summer Schools

21 days
Duration
1800 EUR/full
1800 EUR/full
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Tuition fee
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About

Geneva has long been one of the world’s capitals of international law. The presence of the United Nations, the WT Organization and many other international organizations and NGOs make it a buzzing place in the field. International Law and International Humanitarian Law - Geneva Summer Schools from University of Geneva summer course provides one of the easiest ways to have access to that world.

Overview

International Law and International Humanitarian Law - Geneva Summer Schools from University of Geneva is made for students who are intrigued by international law or marvel at its day-to-day interactions with international politics, affairs and business. This is the opportunity for such students to get a crash course to introduce them to this fast moving, intellectually thrilling and profoundly humane field of the law. The course is shaped so as to bring out the best of current issues in international law, while remaining accessible to non-specialists and seeking to broach the main principles of “International Law 101”, so as to allow enthusiasts to go further.

Students at International Law and International Humanitarian Law - Geneva Summer Schools from University of Geneva will:

  • have a general understanding of some of the cutting-edge issues in international law today. 
  • orient their future studies or refresh and extend existing knowledge.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Humanitarian Law today
  • Refugee law
  • Challenges of the International Criminal Court
  • Terrorism
  • Targeted killings
  • International humanitarian law and human rights
  • Sustainable development
  • Non-state actors
  • Politics of International Law
  • International dispute settlement

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 21 days

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

3 ECTS

3, 6 or 9

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CV 
  • Motivation letter
  • Reference letter (professor, employer...etc) (to be uploaded as a pdf or word document): the reference comes from a professional or academic acquaintance.
  • Fill in the application form 
  • Language requirement
  • be enrolled as a student in a university level academic institution, or have completed a university degree.

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1800 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1800 EUR for the full programme during 21 days.
  • National

    1800 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1800 EUR for the full programme during 21 days.
  • UNIGE students : CHF 350
  • External students (*): CHF 1,800
  • Junior professionals (*): CHF 2,200

Living costs for Genève

1925 - 2850 CHF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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