Specialized Graduate Diploma in Forced Migration and Refugee Studies
Applicants seeking admission to the Graduate diploma should have an undergraduate degree of high standing (equivalent of a B grade or higher) within the field of humanities and or Social Sciences and meet the university’s language proficiency exam.
The Graduate Diploma requires the successful completion of 6 courses (18 credit hours). These include four required core courses plus two elective courses.
Two electives are to be chosen from the CMRS list of electives offered each semester.
Completion of the Graduate Diploma in Forced Migration and Refugee Studies will normally take 1 year. It does not require the completion of a thesis. Students who finish the diploma can develop it into an MA by taking the two extra required courses of the MA program and complete a thesis.