Humanitarian Distance Learning

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS 

  1. Education & professional experience:
    1. Hold a university master’s, university bachelor’s degree or master’s from a University of Applied Sciences or an equivalent qualification and be able to provide evidence of a minimum of two years’ experience in humanitarian, social or development work
    2. or hold a university baccalaureate, university bachelor’s degree or bachelor’s from a University of Applied Sciences or an equivalent qualification and be able to provide evidence of a minimum of five years’ experience in humanitarian, social or development work
  2. Language:
    Have an adequate knowledge of English, i.e. English as a native language or at a level evidenced by a TOEIC, TOEFL or IELTS certificate or equivalent qualification.
  3. Technical Requirements:
    1. Daily access to a computer
    2. Daily access to an internet connection to be able to work on the learning platform and download documents
    3. Weekly access to a good internet connection which enables you to access videos
    4. Recommended - Access to a printer
  4. Professional Requirements:
    1. Possibility to link your current work and your learning
    2. Recommended - Support from your hierarchy, organization and colleagues
  5. Availability:
    10 hrs per week on average

ADMISSION PROCESS

  • The Selection Committee examines the quality of the application and aims to reach a balance between the number of men and women, type of educational profile and professional experience, as well as geographical distribution and financial contribution.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Documents for 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