2nd level Master’s : Professional

Published on January 27, 2012 Updated on March 27, 2017

The 2nd year of the Master’s program is a professional level organised in two parts:


  • A theoretical and practical part: 2 semesters of courses
  • A professional part: an internship of at least 2 months.

This internship shall be done within the framework of partnerships and agreements which bind the IDHL to associations and international organisations, and will be followed by a written report.



  • English
  • Conflicts and mediation
  • Refugees' Rights
  • Economic, social and cultural Rights
  • European persons' rights
  • International Law of Human Rights
  • International Law of Children's Rights
  • International Humanitarian Law
  • Professional Project Management
  • Fundamentals of Geopolitics
  • Applied geopolitics: case studies
  • Humanitarian action: project management in NGOs
  • Internship methodology
  • Modernity and Human Rights
  • Institutional practices in Human Rights
  • Regional systems in the protection of Human Rights

A study trip to Geneva allows students o become familiar with big international organisation such as ICRC, ILO, etc.

The program also contains a series of lectures given by national and international high level experts from international organisations, associations, NGOs, etc.

This Master's Degree is delivered under agreement with the University Grenoble 2.

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