International Protection of Human Rights

Programme in Russian / Programme in English / Jointly with Université Grenoble Alpes (France)

This programme is the first master’s programme in human rights protection in Russia which is supported by the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. It includes the disciplines developed especially for this programme, i.e. protection of human rights in the UN system, human rights promotion and protection, international legal regulation of migration, ensuring rights under the EU law, rights protection mechanisms, discrimination and gender issues, rights of indigenous peoples and minorities, etc. Master’s students get acquainted with the practical aspect of their profession during internships and trainings in the Offices of the UN, the Red Cross and Red Crescent.