Summer & Winter Programmes Application Process

Application guidelines

  • Complete the online application form (link available below)
  • A non-refundable administrative fee of CHF 50 will be charged to complete and validate your online application. Payment is made through Paypal.
  • Further to the completion of the form and the payment of the application fee please remember to “VALIDATE” the form. Only complete and validated applications will be considered.
  • You will receive an automatic email confirming that your form has been submitted
  • The admission decision will be communicated by email as per the schedule below.

Important to know

  • As part of the online application, you will be required to submit a 15-line essay which explains why you are interested in this particular programme and how this programme will meet your academic, professional and personal goals, as well as details of two referees, involved in your studies or work environment.
  • To confirm your participation in the programme you will need to pay the tuition fee by credit card or wire transfer within 3 weeks further to receipt of your admission letter.

 

Deadlines

WINTER PROGRAMME ON THE UNITED NATIONS AND GLOBAL CHALLENGES
(8-19 JANUARY 2018)

EARLY DECISION

  • 15 September
  • By mid-October
REGULAR APPLICATION
  • 30 November
  • By mid-December

 

SUMMER PROGRAMME ON THE UNITED NATIONS AND GLOBAL CHALLENGES
(20-31 AUGUST 2018)

EARLY DECISION

  • 15 February
  • By the end of February
REGULAR APPLICATION
  • 30 April
  • By the end of June (extended until end of July)

 

SUMMER PROGRAMME ON INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT
(18 - 29 JUNE 2018)

EARLY DECISION

  • 15 February
  • By the end of February
REGULAR APPLICATION
  • 30 April
  • By mid-May

 

As places are limited, we encourage students to apply early to secure a place in the programme. An academic evaluation is made by the International Programme's Office to determine if the candidate’s profile is a good match for the Programme.