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Category: Allgemein, Students

Students of this year's class have formed a human rights group called "Rights Effect". On Dec. 9th, to commemorate International Human Rights Day, they called attention to the victims of the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar by organizing a Silent Vigil at the Street of Human Rights in Nuremberg. A video a...

Category: Allgemein, Events, MA Programme

The new round of students was welcomed to Erlangen on 16 October. The highlight of the first week was certainly the inspiring opening lecture given by Dr Navi Pillay who spoke about her experience in Apartheid and post-Apartheid South Africa as well as in the international human rights arena. The op...

Category: Allgemein, Students

The university's career service also offers a special programme and individual consultations for international students. The programme for the winter semester 2017/18 can be found in this pdf. For more information, please refer to the career service's website at https://www.fau.eu/study/current-stud...

Category: Allgemein, Events, MA Programme

Tomorrow, 19 October, at 6.15pm we will officially open the new academic year 2017/18 in the university's Wassersaal (Schlossplatz 1). After a short ceremony for some of our recent graduates, we are very happy and honoured to welcome Dr Navi Pillay, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and c...

Category: Allgemein

The Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Theology has started publishing an overview of all courses taught in English at the faculty during a given semester. This will make it easier for students wishing to voluntarily attend additional courses to find respective options. The overview can be f...

Category: Allgemein, Events

The videos of the public lectures by Prof. Morten Kjaerum, Prof. Dr Wouter Vandenhole and Dr Ingrid Leijten are now available in full on the (German) website of the Centre for Human Rights Erlangen-Nürnberg. They can be found here—more videos will be added in the future to the same site.

Category: Allgemein

As of 15 September 2017, the level/score required in English language tests for admission into the MA Human Rights will be assessed solely based on the test provider's information on equivalence with C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This information is generally availa...

Category: Allgemein, MA Programme

The M.A. Human Rights is looking for a student assistant to support the programme coordinator in the organisation of the degree programme. Tasks will include in particular supporting excursions and events as well as the application and admission procedure, and the maintenance of the website. The suc...