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Applications for the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (E.MA) 2017/2018

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The European Interuniversity Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC and 41 participating universities <>  from all member states of the European Union are proud to present to you the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (E.MA) 2017/2018.

E.MA is an intensive one-year course aimed at educating up to 100 professionals annually in the field of human rights and democratisation. The Master’s Degree is also an action- and policy-oriented approach to learning that combines legal, political, historical, anthropological, and philosophical perspectives with skills building activities, an in-depth study of the following areas: Human Rights Institutions, Mechanisms and Standards; Human Rights in Context: Historical, Philosophical, Religious and Anthropological Perspectives; Democratisation; Human Rights and Globalisation; Human Rights and Security. E.MA is the foundation for a successful career  <> in national, international, governmental, inter- and non-governmental organisations, as well as academic institutions dealing with human rights and democratisation.

5 reasons why people choose E.MA:

  • Possibility to do internships and fellowships <> in leading human rights organisations
  • Ties with EU institutions and links with international governmental, inter-governmental and non-governmental organisations for a regional and at the same time global experience
  • Attractive placement opportunities
  • Extensive worldwide E.MAlumni Association <> for contacts, job opportunities, career development, projects, research
  • A unique human experience during which all those involved (students, faculty and resident staff) develop long-term bonds and networks with each other.

Interested? Here are the practicalities:

Applications will be processed in two rounds:

First round deadline:  20 January 2017

Second round deadline: 15 March 2017

The criteria used during the selection process are described in here <>.

Language: English

Teaching method: Face to face teaching

TUITION FEES:  Tuition fees amount to 4.900 euro (plus enrolment fee of 150 euro)

More information on the E.MA, the professors and the programme can be found here: <>

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