An interdisciplinary academic program, Master Degree in Human Right focuses on the human right at both national and international level. This program is introduced to produce educated and skilled manpower with an in-depth understanding of human rights. The program gives stress on human right research methodology, discussion & presentation skills and writing skills along with practical training in the major disciplines of human right.
The one year long MA in Human Right program offered by the Purbanchal University gives a basic knowledge in the central human rights institutions, practices and process. The program covers a large range of human right issues and gives equal emphasis on both theoretical and practical aspects of subject matters. While studying this program, students need to undertake subjects, such as Gender and Disadvantaged Groups, Civil and Political Right, Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and Human Rights Standards and Enforcement Mechanism and should perform field research and prepare a thesis.
Kathmandu School of Law is the only academic institution affiliated with Purbanchal University that is offering Master of Arts in Human Right program in Nepal. It is located in Dadhikot, Bhaktapur.
Below is the list of colleges for Master Degree in Human Rights programs:
The major goal of this program is to produce academically sound graduates who can contribute in the arena of human right and provide students with an understanding of fundamental concepts, theories and history of human right embedded in both Western and Eastern values/cultures.
Upon completion of this program students are expected to be able to:
This degree prepares grads for careers such as researchers, teachers and advocates of social justice and human rights. They can find employment opportunities in both government departments and private organizations, like community development organizations, economic development agencies and international relief agencies.
Over the past decades, the employment opportunity in the field of human rights has broadened. An individual with this degree has the option to pursue his/her career as:
Divya Gyan College
The British College
Padmashree Int'l College
Thames International College
Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Silver Mountain College
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