• Korbel in Geneva Program

  • Geneva Program Overview

    Korbel in Geneva is a study abroad opportunity for master's degree students at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. Each year, up to ten students will be selected to spend six months in Geneva, Switzerland as part of an academic exchange with the Graduate Institute for International and Development Studies. Student participants arrive in Geneva in June and stay through December and have the opportunity to intern at a Geneva-based organization and to complete two or three graduate-level courses during their stay.

    The program is administered in collaboration with The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. The Graduate Institute is an institution of research and higher education dedicated to the study of world affairs, with a particular emphasis on the cross-cutting fields of international relations and development issues. The Institute has a long-standing reputation of excellence and shares strong ties with the international and non-governmental organizations in Geneva as well as being home to a diverse and vibrant group of students and faculty from all over the world.

  • Study abroad info session PowerPoint - November 2018

  • If you wish to apply for the Geneva Program, please click here.

  • List of Organizations in Geneva

    List of Organizations in Geneva

  • Korbel in Vienna Program

  • The Korbel in Vienna program is a study abroad opportunity for Master’s degree students at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. Each year, up to four students will be selected to spend five to six months in Vienna, Austria as part of an academic exchange with the Diplomatic Academy of the Vienna School of International Studies. Student participants arrive in Vienna in July/August and stay through December. During their time in Vienna, students have the opportunity to combine an internship with graduate-level courses.

    The program offers a unique educational opportunity for Korbel students by combining coursework on the theory and practice of international relations within the context of a vibrant and welcoming European city and graduate program. With the United Nations and other international organizations (IAEA, UNIDO, OSCE etc.) headquartered in Vienna, the city is an ideal place for studying and analyzing European developments in the context of global relations. 

    The Korbel in Vienna program is administered in collaboration with Diplomatic Academy of the Vienna School of International Studies. The Vienna School of International Studies (Diplomatische Akademie Wienl'École des Hautes Études Internationales de Vienne) is a center of excellence for the study of international affairs. It is the oldest professional school in the world, having launched talented men and women into international careers and positions of leadership over the course of more than two centuries. Their unique multidisciplinary teaching approach is dedicated not only to the highest academic standards but also links theory with practice. Their activities as a professional school are complemented by first-rate research, and the school functions as a hub for public lectures and debates. The Diplomatic Academy remains committed to using its unique location in Vienna - the world capital of diplomacy - for the benefit of their students and to further the development of the international community.

  • If you wish to apply for the Vienna Program, please click here.

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  • Korbel in DC Program

  • DC Program Overview

    In conjunction with Syracuse University's Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and the University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA), the Josef Korbel School participates in the Global Security and Development program in Washington D.C. This program seeks to enhance students' understanding of the issues, institutions and procedures involved in security and development and to build professional skills needed for career opportunities through a combination of coursework and supervised internships.

    Participating students work 20 to 30 hours per week at their internship location, and attend two to three classes per week. Close interaction with policy officials and experts in trade and investment, economic development, conflict resolution, transitional justice and democratization expose students to the rules, procedures, policies and institutional approaches associated with processes of development and globalization. The program enhances professional skills and provides numerous networking opportunities unique to being located in the nation's capital.

    The D.C. program is only available to current, continuing (second year) Josef Korbel School students and is a competitive internal program with a maximum enrollment of 10 students per year.

  • Study abroad info session Powerpoint, November 2018

  • DC Course Descriptions and Class Schedule - Fall 18

  • Why Participate in the Korbel in DC Program?

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This portfolio last updated: 20-Feb-2019 1:41 PM