Here you will know how to apply for LL.M Scholarships for International Students at UNICRI in Italy. See more details below.
UNICRI’s programs aim to promote national self-reliance and the development of institutional capabilities. To this end, UNICRI provides a one-stop facility offering high-level expertise in crime prevention and criminal justice problems. These scholarships will be awarded to pursue LL.M in Transnational Crime and Justice.
UNICRI is a United Nations entity established in 1965 to support countries worldwide in preventing crime and facilitating criminal justice.
LL.M Scholarships for International Students
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing the LLM program.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the fields of comparative criminal law, humanitarian law, human rights law, transnational crimes, and transitional justice.
Scholarship Award: A limited number of full and/or partial scholarships covering tuition fees may be available. Students, however, will be responsible for all other additional expenses. Scholarships will be awarded preferably to women and candidates from developing countries on merit-based criteria.
LL.M Scholarships Eligibility
Applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Hold at least a 3-year university degree issued by an internationally recognized university in Law, Political Science, International Relations, Criminology, Social Sciences, Economics, or equivalent academic subjects;
- Full proficiency in written and spoken English. Please note that a good command of English is essential. During the course, students will be asked to actively engage in-class activities, draft documents, analyze case files and legal documents, discuss practical scenarios and work in groups.
Nationality: Both Italian and international students can apply for these scholarships.
LL.M Scholarships Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must hold at least a 3-year university degree issued by an internationally recognized university in Law, Political Science, International Relations, Criminology, Social Sciences, Economics, or equivalent academic subjects.
English Language Requirement: Although not required, proficiency score ranges are suggested to be equal to or above the following:
International TOEFL : Paper-based: 575; Computer-based: 230; Internet-based: 90 IELTS (academic module): Minimum score of 6.5, Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English: Grades A, B, C, Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English: Grades A, B.
LL.M Scholarships: How to Apply
Applicants will need to submit a duly completed application form (in MS Word format only – click here to download) together with all the documents listed below:
- Motivation letter, a personal statement explaining why you are interested in this particular program and outlining any relevant experience you have. The statement should be written in English and not exceed one page.
- Curriculum Vitae in English
- Scanned copy of passport reproducing only the personal details and photo page(s).
- Official English certificate if available (see the section on entry requirements).
- An official copy of the Bachelor’s (or higher) diploma(s) in its original language issued by the competent University.
- A translation of the above diploma(s) into English if the original document(s) is issued in another language.
- An official copy of the university transcript(s) of records of all the university studies completed or ongoing in the original language issued by the competent University (ies). The official transcript of records must include the following information: full titles of all the courses completed throughout the degree; dates of completion of each course (or at the very least the overall time spent to complete the entire program); grades obtained; credits awarded; and information on the grading scale.
- A translation of the above transcript(s) of records into English if the original document(s) is issued in another language.
- If already available, legalized copy of the diploma(s), legalized copy of the transcript(s) of records, and Declaration of Value (DOV)