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International Human Rights Law

12 months
16201 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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In this International Human Rights Law programme from University of Groningen, you will be trained in human rights at the international level, but also in international humanitarian law and other related fields of (international) law. 


You will learn about the different systems and how human rights are interpreted within these systems and in different countries.

Key Features 

  • This International Human Rights Law programme at University of Groningen offers a broad approach to human rights. It is therefore a specialization in the broadest sense: it covers all aspects in and surrounding human rights. 
  • This will provide students with a context in which human rights function.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Human Rights Law 
  • International Institutional Law
  • Seminar Human Rights
  • International Criminal Tribunals and Courts
  • International Health Law
  • International Humanitarian Law
  • Refugee and Asylum Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • On top of providing the Admissions Board with transcripts and diplomas, students should have an equivalent minimum GPA (Grade Point Average) of 7/10 (Dutch grading scale).
  • basic knowledge of public international law, on a similar level as the course Public International Law, including some elementary human rights law and elementary knowledge of European Law
  • LLB or equivalent.
  • Candidates must provide one letter of reference from an academic referee who has detailed knowledge of their academic records.
  • Applicants must send a motivation letter (max. 650 words). The letter should be written by the applicants themselves; it is not allowed to submit an (official) translation.
  • Curriculum vitae.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16201 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16201 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Groningen

750 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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