Discover the Global Campus Advanced Human Rights Programmes

Become a member of our international community by applying to one of our courses. The global campus offer you a variety of master programmes and courses focused on human rights issues and democratisation processes.

By being taught by international renowned experts working for the EU, the UN and other international organisations and ong our up-to-date programmes are designed to give you the best multicultural and problem centered learning experience.

Master's Programme

A.Y. 2024/2025 - Deadline for EU and self-funded applicants: 16 April 2024

ema, European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation

The European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA) is a one-year advanced master’s course aimed at preparing professionals to respond to the operational requirements of daily work in international organisations, field operations, governmental and non-governmental bodies, and academia.


Master's Programme

A.Y. 2024/2025 - Application Deadline: 30 April 2024

apma, Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation in Asia Pacific 

The APMA program is taught across two campuses. All students will study first semester at the IHRP, Mahidol University (Thailand). Second semester students will study at one of the four partner universities in Indonesia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, or Nepal.


Master's Programme

A.Y. 2023/2024 - Second Round Deadline: 7 May 2024

arma, Arab Master’s Programme in Democracy and Human Rights

The Arab Master in Democracy and Human Rights is a unique programme designed to meet the needs of students, professionals and experts who want to deepen their knowledge and develop their skills in the field of democratic governance and human rights in the Middle East and North Africa. It is part of the Global Campus of Regional masters in Human Rights and Democracy supported by the European Union.



19 February – 24 March 2024 - Free Enrolment until: 8 March

Children’s Right to Education in Armed Conflict

This MOOC - developed in partnership with the Right to Education Initiative - will provide substantive knowledge, materials and tools in order to increase awareness and direct participants towards monitoring and reporting mechanisms that could be used to defend the right to education of millions of children affected by armed conflict around the world.


Corsi di formazione sulla CEDU

11 – 14 aprile 2024 - Scadenza Iscrizioni: 17 marzo 2024

Corso sulla Convenzione Europea dei Diritti dell’Uomo (corso generale e corso avanzato)

Il Corso sulla Convenzione Europea dei Diritti dell’Uomo, quest’anno alla sua 10a edizione, mira a fornire gli strumenti teorico-pratici relativi ai principi fondanti e ai diritti tutelati dalla CEDU. Il corso si compone di due moduli, generale e avanzato, che si svolgono in contemporanea.


Summer Schools

26 August — 4 September 2024 - Deadline for scholarship applicants: 30 April 2024

Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy

The 19th edition of the Summer School in Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy is a training initiative jointly developed by GC and Picture People. The School is aimed at participants wishing to broaden their understanding on the connections between human rights, films, digital media and video advocacy; share ideas and foster participatory and critical thinking on urgent human rights issues; debate with experts and filmmakers from across the world during the 81st Venice International Film Festival; and learn how to use films as a tool for social and cultural change.


Training Seminars

13 – 16 June 2024 - Application Deadline: 19 May 2024

Strengthening Political Processes Through Technical Assistance

Elections are the crucial milestones for every new-born democracy and the international community, or at least part of it, supports electoral processes and democratic institutions encouraging political inclusion and participation all over the world.
To allow for an effective follow-up on EOM recommendations and build a shared process that aims at strengthening the system of governance of a given country, international development partners and sending authorities fund direct Technical Assistance (TA) missions.



From September 2021

Children’s Rights and Technology in the Digital Age

In this day and age, educating and empowering all those that use technology to make informed and rights-based choices for younger and future generations is crucial. This course will open up discussions about how technology is currently integrated in or impacting children’s lives.


Online Courses

From Early-Februrary 2020 on a rolling basis - Free Enrolment from: Mid-September 2019

Counter Human Trafficking in South East Asia (SEA)

By coercing people into a situation that they cannot escape, trafficking deprives human beings of their dignity and rights. In recent years, work has been carried out on the impact of counter trafficking, but more is needed on counter trafficking itself. Speaking to experts from NGOs, Trade Unions and International Organisations, this online course will examine the programmes, practices and activities of counter trafficking, in particular in Southeast Asia.