The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC)

Introduction

The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) is an interdisciplinary centre of excellence formed by 41 universities from all European Union Member States.

Mission

EIUC was founded in 2002 on a commitment to the realisation of the values promoted by the EU, the promotion of high-level inter-disciplinary human rights education. EIUC is located in Venice, Italy.

Governing Bodies

The EIUC Organs are the Assembly, the Board of Administrators, the President, the Honorary President, the Deputy-President, the Secretary General, the Advisory Board, and the Auditor.

Universities

EIUC gathers 41 prestigious European universities, all renowned for their leading role in education, research and advocacy in human rights and democratisation.

Partners

EIUC has Memorandum of Understandings with some of the major international organisations in the field of human rights

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Master

Arab Master's Programme in Democracy and Human Rights (ARMA)

Campus Full time 6 months September 2018 Lebanon Beirut

The Arab Master in Democracy and Human Rights is a unique programme designed to meet the needs of students, professionals and experts who want to specialise in the field of democratic governance and human rights with a focus on the Arab world, but also gain the practical experience needed to build or improve their career/research activities. [+]

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE ARAB MASTER'S PROGRAMME IN DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS 1st semester: from September 2017 until January 2018 at Saint Joseph University, Beirut 2nd semester: from February to May 2018 in one of the partner universities The Arab Master in Democracy and Human Rights (ARMA) is supported by a growing network of partner universities. Coordinated by Saint Joseph University (Lebanon), the partnership is composed of: Birzeit University (Palestine), International University of Rabat (Morocco), and University of Carthage (Tunisia). The Arab Master in Democracy and Human Rights is a unique programme designed to meet the needs of students, professionals and experts who want to deepen their knowledge and develop their skills in the field of democratic governance and human rights in the Middle East and North Africa. It is part of the Global Campus of Regional masters in Human Rights and Democracy supported by the European Union. Admission Criteria The Master is open to students, professionals or experts who meet the following criteria: - Applicants must have a minimum of 240 ECTS (MA degree, or a BA degree with an additional 60 master-level European credits ,or their equivalent). Degrees should be in political science, law, any other social science or specialisation in a relevant discipline. - Additional studies and practical experience in the area of human rights in inter-governmental, governmental, or non-governmental organisations are a plus. - Proficiency in written and spoken English are a must. Application Procedure and Fees The amount of the tuition fee for... [-]

European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (E.MA)

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Italy Venice

E.MA offers you a unique learning and human experience through this intensive one-year Master’s programme articulated in two semesters: a First Semester in Venice (Italy), and a Second Semester in one of the 41 partner universities in the EU. [+]

E.MA offers you a unique learning and human experience through this intensive one-year Master’s programme articulated in two semesters: a First Semester from September to January in Venice (Italy) and a Second Semester from February to July in one of the 41 E.MA universities in the EU. The historic and peaceful location of the Monastery of San Nicolò in Venice Lido will be the setting where you will meet, learn, study and debate with our international network of academics, field practitioners and experts in human rights, development and institution building. Join the community of more than 1300 human rights professionals and defenders holding the E.MA Joint Degree and now working in national, international, governmental, inter- and non-governmental organisations, as well as academic institutions, dealing with human rights and democratisation. Admission The deadline for applications for the academic year 2017/2018 is 17 March 2017. Necessary documents: - Your Curriculum Vitae - A copy of your University degree(s) and transcript of exams (with translation into English, French or Italian if the originals are in another language). If you have studied in Europe you will also have to present the related Diploma Supplement(s) - A copy of your passport (personal information page only) - Two letters of reference - Copy of English language certificate(s) obtained in the last 3 years (accepted certificates are the Cambridge First Certificate/Advanced/Proficiency, TOEFL or IELTS) - A copy of the Application Processing Fee - The application will be provided on-line and the documents should be uploaded in PDF... [-]

Contact

The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC)

Address EIUC - European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation EIUC Secretariat Monastery of San Nicolò Riviera San Nicolò 26
I-30126 Venice, Italy
Website http://www.eiuc.org/
Phone +39 041 272 0911