Study Trip

Nuremberg Court Room Nuremberg Court Room

In the second semester, students have the opportunity to go on a study trip to learn about leading institutions and organizations active in the field of transitional justice and the history of transitional justice.

Organized by Geneva Academy Students

The Geneva Academy Student Association is responsible for organizing the MTJ study trip, which is partially financed by the Geneva Academy.

Master in Transitional Justice Study Trip Group Photo

Past Study Trips

In past academic years, our MTJ  students had the opportunity to travel to the Balkans (Kosovo), Poland and Nurember. They often recall these trips as one of the best experiences of the programme, which allowed them to put into practice what they have learned in class.

Group photo of MTJ students during the study trip News

A Trip to Kosovo to Get Practical Insights into a Transitional Justice Process

6 March 2020

Students of our MAS in Transitional Justice, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law (MTJ) spent, as part of the programme’s annual study trip, four days in Kosovo where they met with a wide range of experts and institutions involved in post-conflict reconstruction and the rule of law.

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Group photo of MTJ students during their study trip to Poland News

Students Spend Three Days in Poland to See How a Country Deals with its Past

2 April 2019

Students of our MAS in Transitional Justice, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law spent three days in Poland to look into transitional justice issues.

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Group photos of students of the Master of Advanced Studies in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law News

A Trip to Nuremberg to Learn about Transitional Justice, Memorialization and International Criminal Law

14 May 2018

Last month, students of our Master of Advanced Studies in Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law travelled to Nuremberg where they visited key transitional justice sites, met leading experts and exchanged with other students from Germany and Israel.

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I enjoy the fact that I am surrounded by extremely talented people who come from different countries, and who have become very special friends. The diversity of the MTJ and the multiplicity of professional backgrounds are what makes the classes more enriching.

Ely Cossio

2020–2021 MTJ Student

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