Built on the combined expertise of the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and, the Conflict, Peace and Security programme aims to equip participants with a broad analytical skillset, first-hand knowledge and unique expertise from the field.
The Master's Degree and related qualifications (please, see below for more information) are suitable both for professionals working in conflict-prone environments within the framework of international, regional, governmental or non-governmental organizations, and for graduate students, young researchers or other academics interested in enhancing their understanding of conflicts and acquiring skills to better address them.
By choosing the Master in Conflict, Peace and Security, students gain access to a broad community of alumni spread across the world. Becoming a part of this community will be a valuable asset for a lifetime.
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
You can apply until:
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The programme has a flexible duration with an average of 2 years However, the programme can be extended to up to 6 semesters (3 years).
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
To foster diversity within the programme, UNITAR and UOC offer a limited number of partially-funded scholarships to talented students in need of financial aid. In order to be eligible for a partially-funded scholarship, candidates must submit a letter in which they explain the reasons why they should be awarded the scholarship, as well as a copy of the last payslip.
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.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
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