It was established in 1995 in collaboration with Amnesty International to provide scholarly and practical training for future human rights defenders. Located in Bloomsbury, the intellectual heart of London, it offers students easy access to world-class libraries and facilities, and proximity to a wide range of NGOs working on human rights. The degree aims to develop students as human rights practitioners and to enable them to engage with the intellectual and philosophical foundations of human rights.
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- Understanding Human Rights I: Ideas and Contexts
- Securing Human Rights I: Actors and Mechanisms, Skills and Strategies
- Translating Human Rights into Law I: The Foundations of International Human Rights Law
- Dissertation (15,000 words)
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesInternational Law Civil & Private Law View 348 other Masters in International Law in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Degree transcripts/certificates.
- English language requirements.
- Personal identification.
- Personal Statement.
- Academic Writing Sample.
- Research Proposal.
International14820 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14820 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA8360 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8360 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
Part time programme Home/EU:
- £5,020 (24 months)
- £3,515 (36 months)
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.
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