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Global Health Law and International Institutions

Georgetown University

12 months
Duration
54744 USD/year
54744 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Georgetown University’s Global Health Law and International Institutions program trains lawyers to apply their specialized legal skills to improve population health in the United States and globally.

Overview

The Program

The innovative full- or part-time Global Health Law and International Institutions program from Georgetown University explore the intersections of health and law, including global health governance, health and human rights, food and drug law, access to health care, and legal interventions to prevent and control infectious and non-communicable diseases.

Created in 2007 as part of the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, our programs include the LL.M. in Global Health Law and International Institutions with the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland (see below), and the LL.M. in Global Health Law. We have more than 180 graduates from 30 countries working to improve the public's health in the private sector, academia, non-government organizations, international organizations, and all levels of government.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Health Diplomacy
  • Human Rights Through the Concepts
  • Treatymaking in Contemporary International Society
  • Judicial Interpretation of Human Rights
  • Terrorism and International Law
  • Advanced Seminar on WTO Jurisprudence
  • The Security Council and Issues of Responsibility
  • The Fight Against Torture, Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Academic Statement of Purpose
  • 3 Recommendations
  • Entrance Examination Requirements - Official Test Results (GRE)
  • Foreign Applicant Entrance Examination (TOEFL or IELTS)
  • Official Transcripts of Academic Coursework and Degrees Earned

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    54744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27372 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    54744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27372 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /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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