Information

September 2018 - August 2019
Application start 20 November 2017
Application end 28 February 2018
Application end (with scholarship) 31 January 2018

Timelines

If you receive an offer, you cannot defer it to a later year. However, it is possible to reapply.

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Without scholarship

  • Application open on 20 November 2017
  • Applications close on 28 February 2018 (Late applications are considered until 14 March 2018)
  • Admitted students and those put on a waiting list will be informed before the end of March 2018
  • Non-admitted students will be informed at the latest by the end of May 2018

With scholarship

  • Application open on 20 November 2017
  • Applications close on 31 January 2018
  • Admitted students and those put on a waiting list will be informed as of mid-March 2018
  • Non-admitted students will be informed at the latest by the end of May 2018

We make every effort to keep our admission process as swift as possible. Please note that due to the number of applications received we cannot reply to inquiries asking us to verify receipt of application materials or confirm application status. Thank you for your understanding.

More focused attention is needed today to meet the challenges of transitional justice. Critical normative and practical thinking is required to properly grasp and address what is at stake in societies emerging from conflict and authoritarian rule.

Pablo de Greiff

UN Special Rapporteur on the Promotion of Truth, Justice, Reparation and Guarantees of Non-Recurrence

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