Regional Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratization in the Caucasus

Deadline: 29 July 2022
Open to: international applicants
Benefits: various scholarships available

The Regional Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratization the Caucasus is established with the financial support of the European Union. It is a part of the Global Campus for Master’s Programmes and Diplomas in Human rights and democratization around the world. The MA is implemented in cooperation with the Global Campus of Human Rights, and in partnership with leading universities in Armenia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan, Georgia and in Belarus.

• Interdisciplinary programme with legal, political and multidisciplinary components;
• One-year intensive programme which grants 60 ECTS.
• Implemented by consortium of 5 universities in post-Soviet states
o Yerevan State University (coordinator)
• Taught in English

“This project is funded by the European Union”
At the end of the Programme students will be awarded with Yerevan State University Diploma granting Master’s Degree in European Studies with specialization in Human Rights and Democratization.

Programme start – September 2022
Programme graduation – October/November 2023

The Human Rights and Democratization programme is open to all interested applicants who hold bachelor’s Degree or a Degree equivalent to Bachelor’s. The applicant shall also be fluent in English and Russian, have professional and/or research interest in human rights and democratization issues. Academic and/or professional experience in abovementioned fields is an asset.
Application submission period is from June 2 to July 29, 2022. The period for evaluation of applications and interviews is from July 10 to August 5, 2022. Admitted students will receive their official letters of invitation by mid-August 2022.

The programme foresees admission on full, partial and no scholarship basis for up to 25 students from target countries for academic years 2022/23. The Scholarship covers tuition fee and/or travel and/or living expenses. The priority will be given to nonresident students.
More information can be provided upon request.

Full information about application stages as well as required documents can be found on the official website.