Kyunghee University - the Graduate Institute of Peace Studies (GIP)

Built on the experiences and expertise developed by UNITAR (United Nations Institute for Training and Research), WFUNA (World Federation of United Nations Associations) and the Graduate Institute of Peace Studies at Kyung Hee University, this degree explores the different facets of the actions undertaken in the international field to promote, preserve and defend peace. 

Master's Programmes

Social Sciences (1)

About

History

he Graduate Institute of Peace Studies (GIP) was established in 1984 with the aim of training potential world leaders who possess a vision of a new global civil society and are committed to the promotion of peace and human welfare. The GIP is determined to establish a new global society that will be spiritually, beautiful, materially affluent, and humanly rewarding. In recognition of the GIP's contribution to international peace promotion, the GIP was awarded the 1993 UNESCO Prize for Peace Education. Envisioned in the founding goal of the Graduate Institute of Peace Studies is the establishment of a just, peaceful, secure, and affluent human society for the 21st century. The academic program is designed to meet future leadership demands by training students to be well-rounded leaders of the future with a focus on the following:

Career

WFUNA offers exceptional opportunities for talented individuals who share a commitment to advancing the cause of global cooperation through a strengthened United Nations system. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits, and we welcome your interest in an open position. Positions may be located in either our New York, Geneva or Seoul offices.

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2018
256 8
2017
264 31
2016
295
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2018
526
2017
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2016
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