|Dates||13-17 July 2020|
|Venue||John Cabot University, Via della Lungara, 233 - 00165 Rome, Italy|
|Application deadline||1 July 2020|
|Confirmation of acceptance||2 July 2020|
|Payment deadline||7 July 2020|
Early Bird deadlines
|Application deadline||31 March 2020|
|Confirmation of acceptance||1 April 2020|
|Payment deadline||8 April 2020|
The course is designed for university graduates in Law, Political Science, International Relations, Economics, Social Science and other relevant disciplines.
It is also addressed to young professionals working in governmental institutions, local authorities, international and non-governmental organizations seeking to deepen their understanding of current human rights issues.
Candidates must meet the following minimum requirements:
Applications from students who expect to graduate at the end of the 2019/2020 academic year will also be considered.
Early Bird Applicants
Important for Applicants requiring a VISA Those applicants requiring a VISA are encouraged to apply in accordance with early bird deadlines.
Upon payment of the tuition fee, the UNICRI Administrative Office will provide enrolled participants with an acceptance letter. We encourage selected participants to immediately contact the nearest Italian Embassy/Consulate to obtain detailed information on the VISA procedure and documents needed. Please note that it is sole responsibility of the course participants to request and obtain the VISA.
Registration fees do not cover additional expenses such as those related to travel, meals, accommodation and VISA.
As per our general policy, in the case of cancellation of your participation, registration fees will not be refunded for any reason, including Visa denial and health issues.
Given the current exceptional circumstances, however, full refund of the registration fees will be guaranteed should the cancellation be linked to the Corona Virus crisis (i.e. health problems of the participant or spouse/registered partner/children or parents, official travel restrictions imposed by the Government of the country of residence or of Italy, cancellation of flights by the air carrier…). Evidence of such ground should be provided when requesting the refund.
Accommodation is available as follows:
Double/Triple room – 7-night accommodation at the John Cabot University's Lungara Apartments.
Students interested in booking accommodation at John Cabot University are kindly invited to fill-in the related section (Section G) in the application form within the deadlines hereunder. The UNICRI Administrative Office will assist students in all practical issues related to their staying in Rome.
Accommodation Fees: 250 Euro per person
Prices are intended for double/triple rooms in shared apartments. All costs shall be paid in advance upon registering online (further information on the registration process will be provided by the Organizers via email upon acceptance to the Summer Course).
Accommodation Application Deadline: 31 May 2020
Students interested in requesting accommodation at John Cabot University are kindly invited to fill-in the related section (Section G) in the application form, as the availability of rooms may vary depending on the number of requests received. The UNICRI Administrative Office will assist students in all practical issues related to their staying in Rome.
Accommodation Payment Deadline: 15 June 2020
Please note that refund of accommodation fees is granted only to those participants submitting this request to JCU Housing Office by 30 June 2020. In the event of a participant cancellation after 30 June 2020 for any reason, including VISA denial and health issues, accommodation fees will not be refunded.
Check-in and check-out:
• Check-in: Friday 10 July 2020 from 9.00am to 6.00pm • Check-out: Friday 17 July 2020 from 8.00am to 6.00pm
Check-in out of this time frames is not permitted. Check-in on Saturday and Sunday is not permitted. On an exceptional basis check-in on Saturday will be allowed only upon request and approval. Please do not purchase any flight/train ticket before receiving the approval of the Summer Course Administrative Office.
Check-out out of this time frames is not permitted, and there is no option to extend the stay at the end of the programme.
Upon attendance of all the lectures and completion of the course, participants will receive a United Nations and John Cabot University certificate of participation. A participant who misses one or more classes will not receive the certificate of participation. Absence grounded on serious reasons might be considered at discretion of the Organizers.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please indicate “Migration” in the subject of the email)
Tel: (+39) 011 6537195 or (+39) 011 6537111