Peace Operations Humanitarian Law & Conflict

NUI Galway


Course Name Peace Operations Humanitarian Law & Conflict
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1ML15 1ML16
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters LLM
Application Date 1ML15, full-time; 1ML16, part-time.

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.

When To Apply: NUI Galway does not set a deadline for receipt of applications (with some exceptions). Offers will be issued on a continuous basis. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum entry requirements
Applicants must normally have attained at primary degree level a result of Second Class Honours Grade 1 or equivalent. However, those falling short of this standard may be considered where they can demonstrate other appro...

Number of Places 12
Course Content

Expand+Your course
This programme is offered at the Irish Centre for Human Rights within the School of Law. This centre is one of the world’s premier university-based institutions for the study and promotion of human rights and humanitarian law. The pro...

Subjects Taught Obligatory subjects are: International Peace Support Operations; International Humanitarian Law; and Human Rights. However, students are also free to choose from a large number of optional courses (details of these are on the course website). Completing a research thesis/dissertation of 15,000 words is also a requirement.
Careers or Further Progression Career opportunities
Graduates have gone on to work with the UN, OSCE, NATO and the EU. Others are working with NGOs in conflict and post-conflict environments, including the DRC, Haiti, Liberia, Sudan and Kosovo. Military and police personnel from Ireland and elsewhere have completed the degree with a view to enhancing their career prospects.
Further Enquiries Professor Ray Murphy
T: +353 91 493 081
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here