Today, tens of millions of people live as refugees. Their vulnerable lives represent a real challenge for governments and organizations around the world. Understanding the causes and consequences of human displacement by gaining the academic and practical skills to deal with its challenges is crucial for addressing the causes of displacement and effectively managing responses to provide real support for people living as refugees.

With the Professional Diploma in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies, the Center for Strategic Studies offers an interdisciplinary approach to the study of forced migration and refugees. The courses included under the diploma is designed to help students develop an in-depth understanding of human displacement and forced migration. Students will gain practical experience through an internship where he/she will have the opportunity to practically apply what he/she has learnt during the course of the education.

Objectives of the Diploma 

Comprehensive study of human displacement both globally and in the MENA region 

Deep understanding of the economic, political, and social factors of refugee crises 

Interpretation of the role of humanitarian intervention and community building in conflict regions 

Gain practical experience in the field of forced migration. 

General Rules and Conditions 

1. Areas of specialty of admission to this program: Any area of knowledge; holders of the Bachelors degree in any area of knowledge. 

2. Language used: English will be the programme teaching language. 

3. Program duration: The program duration is (8) months.

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