University of Essex


The Open Society Foundations and the University of Essex ( invite applications for the scholarships at the Centre for Human Rights in the following:

  • MA in the Theory and Practice of Human Rights
  • MA in Human Rights and Cultural Diversity
  • LLM in International Human Rights Law
  • LLM in International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

Applicants should have outstanding relevant academic qualifications and good English. Each scholarship provides one year’s tuition fees at the University of Essex, a stipend to cover living costs (for one person only), and return air travel from the scholar’s home country. Applicants are expected to be both nationals of and resident in Nepal. On completion of the scholarship, scholars are expected to return to their home country to resume their studies or work there.

Deadline: 21 January 2013

Please look at all the attached documents and email if you have any questions.

Download Essex Guidance Notes
Download Reference Letter
Download Application Form
Download Application Checklist
Download Self Assessment

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