Human Rights Law Centre

Short Course - International Human Rights Law

This three-month course is designed to give an in-depth understanding of human rights standards across the world through seminars, guest lectures, workshops, visits, tutorials and conferences.

It provides valuable insight and contextual knowledge of the practical operation of human rights law for those interested in human rights protection, from NGOs, international organisations, government, judiciary, police, charity or legal professionals, academia, media and business.

The course is led by Professor David Harris.

Short Course in IHRL

Date and deadline

Dates: Monday 15 January - Friday 23 March 2018

Application deadline: 1 December 2017

Course highlights

  • 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 

Hear from our staff and students

Download the short course flyer and watch the video and explore the sections below.

Previous short courses

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


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




Human Rights Law Centre

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

+44 (0)115 846 8506