Human Rights Law Centre

Short Course - International Human Rights Law

A ten-week residential course in the School of Law of the University of Nottingham, twice a year (October-December and February-April). This is for recent graduate students or persons in employment or others who wish to learn more about international human rights law for educational or career purposes.

Short Course in IHRL


Dates and deadlines

Dates: Monday 30 Sept - Friday 13 Dec 2019

Application deadline:

  • International applicants: 15 July 2019
  • UK/EU applicants: 16 September 2019


For more information and applications to the Short Course, please contact: 
+44 (0)115 846 8506


Two Anamax Scholarhips available for the Short Course in Autumn 2019.


Course content

This course covers the breadth of international human rights standards and systems. Participants take tailor-made seminar modules as well as modules from our prestigious LLM in Human Rights Law.

Methods of instruction

The Short Course programme includes seminars, lectures, group work and presentations. The programme is fully taught in English.





Hear from our staff and students

Course highlights

  • Auditing of School of Law LLM Human Rights modules and seminars
  • Regular exchanges with senior professionals and experts
  • Full access to world class library, research and training facilities  
  • Attendance at HRLC conferences, lectures, film series and other events
  • Certificate of Attendance 

Download the short course flyer


Previous short courses

For an overview of past course information, please see our previous short courses

Human Rights Law Centre

School of Law
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

+44 (0)115 846 8506