Health & Sexual Violence in Humanitarian Settings

CANDIDATES PROFILE

  • Professionals in the humanitarian, development or social sector looking to develop their competencies as well as reflect and capitalise on their experiences
  • Professionals from other sectors who wish to increase their understanding of the humanitarian sector for a potential career change
  • Graduate students with relevant volunteer or intern experience, looking to undertake a post-graduate course with a view to entering the humanitarian sector.

Admission Requirements

A university qualification following three years of study plus relevant work experience.

English Language Requirements

All classes at CERAH are delivered in English. All students must have an excellent command of English. Students whose mother tongue is not English, who do not have secondary or post-secondary qualifications taught in English or who have not spent a minimum of one year studying full-time at a university level in English (please provide transcripts certifying that courses were delivered in English), must provide a certificate to prove their mastery of English. 

Recognised tests and scores:

  • TOEFL (Test of English as Foreign Language): Internet-test : 100
  • IELTS (International English Language Testing System) : 7.0
  • CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English, Cambridge English, part of the University of Cambridge) : B-C
  • CAE (Cambridge Advanced English, Cambridge English, part of the University of Cambridge) : B-C

ADMISSIONS PROCESS

Incomplete applications will not be considered. The Selection Committee examines the quality of the application and aims to reach a balance between the numbers of men and women, educational profile and professional experience, geographical distribution and financial contribution. 20 candidates maximum are selected each year.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR YOUR ONLINE ENROLLMENT

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of the certificate for the highest qualification you have obtained
  • Evidence of your English language competences (TOEIC / TOEFL or equivalent)
  • Copies of work certificates from your last job position
  • A passport photo (jpg format)

ENROLLMENT Submission

To submit your application:

You will receive a confirmation by e-mail.

Should you have any question, please contact us at cerahgeneve@unige.ch

FEES

Total fees: CHF 5'000