MAS - European and International Governance

Provide a deep understanding of the political, economic, social and legal aspects of European and International Governance
Acquire extended knowledge on the functioning of the United Nations, the European Union institutions and the specialised organisations based in Geneva
Develop competencies to take over executive functions in national or international careers dealing with global issues
Graduate and professional with different background working or wishing to work in national and European administrations, international and non-governmental organisations, associations and foundations dealing with international affairs, including diplomatic or civil servant of ministries such as Foreign Affairs, Trade , Economy, Finance, Agriculture, Justice and Home affairs
8 thematic modules:
Concepts of European and international governance • Architecture of the United Nations system, conference diplomacy and multilateral negotiation • The European Union and its role in international affairs • Skills for an international or a national career dealing with global issues • Human rights and migration • Maintenance and promotion of international peace and security • International trade • Health and environment • The 2030 Agenda and other key plans of action
Prof. Christine KADDOUS, Faculty of Law and Prof. Nicolas LEVRATFaculty of Law and Global Studies Institute, University of Geneva
Lubiana GOSP-SERVER, University of Geneva
Center for European Legal Studies (CEJE) and Global Studies Institute (GSI) of the University of Geneva in cooperation with UNITAR (United Nations Institute for Training and Research)

September 18 - June 2019
6 months classes and 3 months
for an internship, a professional project or a master’s thesis
60 ECTS credits

Application Deadline
15 April, 15 May, 15 June 2018
Applicants will be recruited until the limited places in the MEIG programme are distributed and considering the date of arrival of the MEIG candidate application form

Registration fee
CHF 25'000.-

Lubiana Gosp-Server
+41 (0)22 379 86 50


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Application form (PDF)