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. 2022/2023 - Second Round Deadline: 31 May 2022

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.


Summer School

18 – 25 June 2022 - Registration Deadline: 22 May 2022

Venice School for Human Rights Defenders

Human rights defenders play an essential role in the realisation of rights and promotion of equality. Not only do they fight for human rights in situations of oppression and abuse; they also act as monitors, drawing attention both to their respective communities and to the international community to otherwise neglected violations and threats.


Summer Schools

29 August — 7 September 2022 - Deadline for scholarship applicants: 30 April 2022

Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy

The 16th edition of the Summer School in Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy is a training initiative, jointly developed by GC and Picture People, aimed at young professionals wishing to broaden their understanding on the connections between human rights, films, digital media and video advocacy. Participants will share ideas and foster participatory and critical thinking on urgent human rights issues. They will furthermore debate with experts and filmmakers from all over the world during the 78th Venice International Film Festival while learning how to use films as a tool for social and cultural change.


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.



23 May – 26 June 2022 - Free Enrolment until: 12 June 2022

Business and Human Rights - 2022 edition

Applying a multi-regional approach, the MOOC focuses on the link between companies, states and human rights with attention to the protection of human rights defenders, the concept of mandatory due diligence, recent case-law, and children’s rights issues.