Application and Admission

Applications for the master program "Human Rights” starting in October 2021 are now open. To apply please upload the filled and signed application form and all the required documents at the online application platform.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements are:

For the LL.M. program:

  • University degree in Legal Studies
  • Sufficient English skills to follow and participate in lectures (B2)
  • Complete application via online application platform
  • Exceptions: High school diploma and relevant work experience

For the MLS program:

  • University degree
  • Sufficient English skills to follow and participate in lectures
  • Complete application via online application platform
  • Exceptions: High school diploma and relevant work experience

 

Application documents

Please submit the following documents

  • Filled and signed application form
  • Curriculum Vitae (2 pages)
  • Letter of motivation (1-2 pages)
  • Copy of your school leaving certificate
  • Copy of your University diploma
  • Proof of your English language proficiency (minimum B2 level)
  • Copy of your passport

An application can only be submitted via the application platform.

Please note the information regarding legalisation and translation of documents from the department of Teaching Affairs and Study Services.

Application procedure

Complete applications are to be submitted online via the application platform.

 

There will be three application review rounds.

  1. First review round: February 1st 2021 - April 15th 2021. Application deadline: 15 April 2021 00.00 (CET).
  2. Second review round: April 15th 2021 - May 15th 2021. Application deadline: 15 May 2021 00.00 (CET).
  3. Third review round: May 15th - August 15th 2021. Application deadline: 15 August 2021 00.00 (CET).

 

After each of the application deadlines applicants will be informed about the progress of their application by the Program Management within two weeks after the respective application deadline.