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University of Geneva - UNIGE

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Environment and Sustainable Development
Humanitarian Law and Action, Human Rights, Migration
Labour, Economic Affairs, Trade, Science, Telecom
Peace, Security and Disarmament
Rue du Général Dufour 24
1211 Genève
+41 22 379 71 11

The University of Geneva is an institution devoted to research, teaching and dialogue. It is the site of academic creativity and the transmission of knowledge. Since its foundation in 1559 the UNIGE has developed ever higher ethical standards and steadily increased in quality and the will to innovation. Today it is one of Europe’s leading universities.


Global Studies Institute

The Global Studies Institute was established in 2013. An interdisciplinary approach to the study of international and regional relations is privileged at the GSI in order to better investigate and understand the new complex challenges of the contemporary world as a whole.

GSI's study programmes:

  • Bachelor's degree in International Relations (BARI)
  • Master in European Studies
  • Master in Russian/Eurasian Studies
  • Master in Middle East Studies
  • Master in African Studies
  • Master of Science in Global Health
  • MAS International and European Security
  • MAS European and International Governance
  • MAS Sécurité globale et résolution des conflits
  • CAS Sécurité globale
  • InZone
  • PhD Degree
Centre for Continuing and Distance Education

The University of Geneva offers continuing education programmes on a variety of subjects, including:

  • International and Humanitarian Affairs
  • Law
  • Economics and Management
  • Environment and Sustainable Development
  • Languages, Cultures and Civilizations
  • Translation and Interpretation