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Diploma Program in Conflict Resolution & Mediation, CRM
(2019 - 2020 Intake)
Application & Payment Deadline: 01 November for Spring Term & 01 July for Winter Term


Location: Basel, Switzerland
Program Duration: 1 Year (15 Modules)

Program Language: English

MAIN GOAL OF THE DIPLOMA PROGRAM

MCR Diploma Program main goal is to provides access to teaching, research and practitioner skills and prepare professional experts to enable them to negotiate, mediate, manage and resolve any kind of conflicts as Mediator with they gained academic knowledge and practical skills on inter-personal, community, regional, national and international levels in state, private and public sectors and foster decision making processes.


SPRING TERM: Starts in 17 February and Ends in 01 June (Total: 15 Weeks)

Module 1: Conflict Prevention, Management & Resolution - 2 Weeks
Module 2: Mediation - 2 Weeks
Module 3: Interpersonal Dialogue and Cross-Cultural Negotiations - 1 Week
Module 4: Advocacy and Capacity Building - 2 Weeks
Module 5: Human Resource Management - 2 Weeks
Module 6: Leadership, Team Building and Management - 2 Weeks
Module 7: Psychology - 2 Weeks
Module 8: Trauma Healing & Reconciliation - 1 Week
Module 9: Social Responsibility & Ethics - 1 Week

  
WINTER TERM: Starts in 01 October and Ends in 22 December (Total: 11 Weeks)

Module 10: Global Economics - 1 Week
Module 11: International Humanitarian & Trade Organisations - 2 Weeks
Module 12: Public Policy & Public Relations - 2 Weeks
Module 13: Diplomacy, International Relations and Security - 2 Weeks
Module 14: International Law & Justice -2 Weeks
Module 15: Arbitration, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and Litigation - 2 Weeks

PROGRAM SCHEDULE & IMPORTANT DETAILS
- Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday for Lectures & Trainings (Every day from 09.00 till 12.30)
- Thursday for Group Works and Presentation (from 09.00 till 16.00)
- Friday for weekly assignment submission (3-5 Pages)
- Final Diploma Research Paper submission Deadline: Within the 2 Month after Graduation (Minimum 20 Pages)
- Winter Holiday: 22 December - 17 February
- Summer Holiday: 01 July - 01 October
- Summer Internship: 01 June - 01 July (Privilege & Advisable)

METHODOLOGY
CRM Diploma Program offer lectures and classes via non-formal, interactive and practical methods include lectures, group games, case study and practical simulation, individual-group presentations, group games, documentary move presentations, discussions, self-assessments, self/group reflections, success stories telling and etc. methodologies.


CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
CRM Diploma Program gives the students education and network to build their future career worldwide level in state, private and public sectors as manager, lawyer, diplomat, human resource officer, mediator, international and public relations manager and in etc. relevant jobs.

BENEFITS & PRIVILEGES
- To live in Basel which border with Germany and France
- Worldwide working opportunities & career path to State, Private and Public institutions
- To practice German, French and Italian languages with locals while studying
- To get Diploma, skills and knowledge in Conflict Resolution & Mediation fields
- To get academic and professional knowledge from Swiss and non-Swiss experts
- To get education during the 1 year
- To enjoy from marvelous Swiss Nature during the free time, weekends and study vacation period
- Education via Interactive and Non-formal methods


ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS
A broad range of the interested participants (Age: 18+) from various countries within the below mentioned fields can apply to the Diploma Program:
- Representatives of Government Institutions, Diplomatic Missions and Courts
- Representatives of Business Institutions and Private Sector
- Representatives of Religious Organizations and Political Parties
- Representatives of IOs, INGOs and Local NGOs
- Representatives of Universities and Academic Staff
- Representatives of Media Institution
- Mediators, Peacebuilders
- Researchers & Students


TO BE SENDING ORGANISATION
We invite state, private, public and academic institutions from different countries to send their individual or group participants to our short- or long-term academic programs. If your organization is interested in a partnership, we welcome your proposal by email.


TUITION FEE: 21000EUR for Winter & Spring Term

SCHOLARSHIP 

IPD offers support for most needed potential students in the form reduced the tuition fees.
If you wish to request discounted tuition fee amount, please write your request briefly via email before or during the application submission period.
Unfortunately IPD scholarship program do not cover the whole amount of tuition fee expenses.
Alumni of IPD Programs are also eligible to request the reduced tuition fee payment.

APPLICATION DEADLINE & ADMISSION PROCEDURE STEP BY STEP
Interested students need to send the filled application in WORD format as well as a CV and scanned Passport Page (Only photo page) by email to fhuseynli@ipdinstitute.ch no later than 01 November for Spring Term & 01 July for Winter Term. Please label your documents as “NAME” “SURNAME” “COUNTRY” “DOCUMENT NAME”.

1. The student submits a filled application in WORD format with a CV and scanned passport page by the deadline
2. The student will receive an invoice to start the payment of the requested tuition fee amount

3. When the requested fee has been transferred to the bank account provided, the participant will receive an invitation letter via email. If visa application process is required, we will send the invitation letter by post and also to the relevant embassy by email.

NOTE: We strongly advice students to submit the filled application as soon as possible, particularly if they require a visa to enter Switzerland or those who are and who in need of more financial documentation for his/her education.


CANCELLATION RULES & DATES OF PARTICIPATION
Please note that after submission of the application in any case of the participation cancellation till the starting of CRM Diploma Program, there will be 50% cancellation fee amount of paid tuition fee + bank transfer and exchange rates costs will be extra charge.
Participation cancellation after beginning of the CRM Diploma Program, there will be no refund.


BANK ACCOUNT INFORMATION TO TRANSFER THE TUITION FEE
Beneficiary`s Name: Institut für Frieden und Dialog (IPD)
Bank Name: PostFinance Ltd                                                           
Bank Address: Mingerstrasse 20, 3030 Bern, Switzerland                 
Account number: 91-577724-2 EUR                
IBAN: CH 27 0900 0000 9157 7724 2                
SWIFT code: POFICHBEXXX

ORGANIZER 
Institute for Peace & Dialogue, IPD is one of the leading organiser of many successful international academic trainings and research programs in Switzerland in the field of peacebuilding, conflict transformation, mediation, security, intercultural dialogue, leadership and human rights. Through these events IPD bring together academicians, state, private and public sector representatives for the sake of empowering global education and building useful networking.
On the same time IPD implemented two ZurichEduCa Expo events in 2017 and 2018 with the participation of Exhibitors from Switzerland, Korea, USA, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Spain, Hungary, Taiwan, Australia, Belgium and United Arab Emirates.
IPD dedicates itself to the promotion of prevention of potential conflicts between and within states, companies and communities by strengthening institutional dialogue, mediation and academic education with the participation of civil societies, INGOs, business and state institutions. To achieve this, IPD provides its beneficiaries with academic-scientific programs (Academic Programs and 3-12 Month Research Programs), educational materials and skills transfer.

IPD invites and work with state institutions, companies, INGOs, think tanks, researchers, media and interested public actors for the cooperation and implementation of conflict management. Through facilitating creative, innovative, effective and sustainable initiatives, IPD aims to empowering constructive intercultural dialogue, good global governance, responsible leadership, peaceful conflict transformation, active global citizenship, human security and welfare through, amongst others, mediation and non-violence methods. IPD is a non-commercial, non-political, non-religious and non-profit organisation.

BE OUR SPONSOR


Do you want to Contribute for Education of Participants/Researchers from Developing Countries
and Peace Education?
Donate and Make Others Happy

We all know that organizing such kind of international academic programs is quite expensive and very hard to implement with limited financial sources. So to help us in this matter, we invite State Institutions, Foundations, Private Sector, Universities, Public Sector and Individual Philanthropists to be Sponsor of IPD activities..Your Sponsorship will help institutional development of academic education, particularly will be helpful to support financially in form of scholarships to most of the motivated and needed participants (students, participants from the developing countries, participants of the local organisations and etc.), whose people would like to positively change the situation in their country, build more peaceful environment and pave the way for a better future in the society where they live.

 

To become Sponsor of please visit IPD website page Sponsorship section to fill the application form to start your Donation step by step. http://www.ipdinstitute.ch/Sponsorship-Donation/

 

Contact person for any questions:
Mr. Fakhrinur Huseynli
Director
Institute for Peace & Dialogue, IPD /
Institut für Frieden und Dialog
Address: Hegenheimerstrasse 175, 
4055 Basel, Switzerland
Cell number: +41 76 431 61 70
E: fhuseynli@ipdinstitute.ch
www.ipdinstitute.ch



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We are looking forward to see you in our Diploma Program 2019-2020