International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development (Erasmus Mundus Joint Master)
Are you interested in law, policy and international relations? Would you like to study abroad and gain professional experience while completing your Master's? Then take a look at the unique multidisciplinary Erasmus Mundus Master in International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development (ILGSPD) which starts in 2021. The University of Tartu developed this Master's programme together with the University of Glasgow, eight European partner institutions and a global network of 27 Associate Partners.
This Erasmus Mundus Master in International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development is taught over 24 months and includes at least three mobility periods:
Semester 1: University of Glasgow
Semester 2: Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals
Semester 3: University of Tartu (or one of the other partner universities)
Semester 4: dissertation (in Glasgow, Barcelona, Tartu or another partner university)
The third semester at the University of Tartu
The University of Tartu programme is offered in our law school’s Tallinn premises, in cooperation with our MA Programme in International Law and Human Rights. The specific focuses of our programme are related to comparative international law (such as the understanding of international law and human rights in Russia), human rights law, law of the United Nations and the history and theory of international law.
Core modules at the University of Tartu:
- History and theory of international law
- Human rights law
- Law of international institutions
- Law and practice of the United Nations
- Cyberspace, technology and international law
- Human rights law practice
- International criminal law
- Russian approaches to international law and human rights
This is a Master’s programme of a new era, with the movement of students between different European countries and regions as well as interdisciplinary approach of learning about international law in its contexts. At the University of Tartu, with our focus on comparative international law and for example including case studies of Russia, we’ll add diversity and nuance to the understanding of International law and human rights.
Lauri Mälksoo, Professor of International Law and ILGSPD Erasmus Mundus Programme Director, University of Tartu
Please visit the University of Glasgow's website for more information about the Erasmus Mundus Master in International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development. Find out more about the courses, application procedures, partner universities and career prospects!
Are you interested in this programme or do you have any questions? Don't hesitate to contact Professor Lauri Mälksoo, University of Tartu: lauri.malksoo [ät] ut.ee
Note that applications for 2021 are open now.