EMA, The European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation
Deadline for non-EU and scholarship applicants:
12 February 2024
Deadline for EU and self-funded applicants:
16 April 2024
One of the key features of EMA is the impressive range of high-level academics, experts and officials from a variety of institutions and organisations who teach in the programme, provide thesis supervision, and share with students their insights into human rights practice and challenges.
About 70 academics from the participating universities and experts from international IGOs and NGOs contribute to the EMA teaching programme.
In their second semester destinations, students are supervised and supported by the EMA National Directors and other faculty members of the 43 participating universities. Here is the list of EMA Universities and Directors.
EMA and GC Management
Prof. Thérèse Murphy, EMA Chairperson since 2019
Dr. Orla Ní Cheallacháin, EMA Programme Director since 2021
Prof. Veronica Gomez, GC President since 2019
Prof. Manfred Nowak, GC Secretary General since 2016