Language Courses

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A Broad Range of Courses at the University of Geneva

While studying at the Geneva Academy, you can take a wide variety of French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, Chinese or Arabic language courses at the University of Geneva (UNIGE). Different levels, from beginners to advanced, are available.

French Courses at the Graduate Institute

You can also take French courses at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies.

 The Tandems Linguistiques Platform

UNIGE Tandems linguistiques platform also provides the opportunity to learn and practise foreign languages for free and in a manner that suits your needs. This platform aims to connect two partners who are ready to ‘exchange’ languages: each can thus practise and progress in a language ‘offered’ by their partner.

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Student Life   >

Our Master in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law is organized around intimate learning communities enabling close interaction between students and professors.

Activities   >

Student life also extends beyond classrooms and libraries to the many social and cultural events and sports activities that take place throughout the year.

Events   >

Our events provide a critical and scholarly forum for experts and practitioners to debate topical humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice issues.