Information

September 2018 - August 2019
Application start 20 November 2017
Application end 28 February 2018
Application end (with scholarship) 31 January 2018

Timelines

If you receive an offer, you cannot defer it to a later year. However, it is possible to reapply.

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Without scholarship

  • Application open on 20 November 2017
  • Applications close on 28 February 2018 (Late applications are considered until 14 March 2018)
  • Admitted students and those put on a waiting list will be informed before the end of March 2018
  • Non-admitted students will be informed at the latest by the end of May 2018

With scholarship

  • Application open on 20 November 2017
  • Applications close on 31 January 2018
  • Admitted students and those put on a waiting list will be informed as of mid-March 2018
  • Non-admitted students will be informed at the latest by the end of May 2018

We make every effort to keep our admission process as swift as possible. Please note that due to the number of applications received we cannot reply to inquiries asking us to verify receipt of application materials or confirm application status. Thank you for your understanding.

This new Master, situated in the heart of the world's human rights and humanitarian capital, offers an irresistible opportunity to comprehend the rapidly expanding field of transitional justice.

Rama Mani

Senior Research Associate at the University of Oxford’s Centre for International Studies and Councillor at the World Future Council

Our Campus

Our campus spans from Geneva’s international area to downtown Geneva with its vibrant cultural life.

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Student Life

Our three master’s programmes are organized around intimate learning communities enabling close interaction between students and professors.

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Living in Geneva

According to international rankings, Geneva offers an excellent quality of life and is one of the most popular places to live.

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Career Advice

During the year, our students benefit from the Career Services of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies.

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