Academic opportunities from the UNCTAD Virtual Institute

by ayanendu1

Dear Vi friends,

The deadline to apply for the academic opportunity below is fast approaching. Kindly find below a friendly reminder.

Partial scholarships at Master’s in Spain – Deadline May 15
Vi core Spanish member, the University of Barcelona, is offering Vi members two partial scholarships for its "Master en Estudios Internacionales." The 10-module programme (October 2013 – November 2014) is aimed at postgraduate students who want to specialize in the study of the international society from a multidisciplinary perspective. Very good oral and written skills in Spanish are required. Part of the programme may be followed at a distance (as of June/July).

Interested candidates should fill out the application form at, and upload the required documents (in a .zip file) by May 15. To qualify for the scholarships, Vi members must enter “Virtual Institute scholarship” in the field titled “Observaciones.” In the “Carta exposición de motivos por los cuales se desea realizar el Máster,” please also indicate your interest in the scholarship.

For more information, contact mei.

Best regards,

Susana Olivares
Virtual Institute
UNCTAD – United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
Division on Globalization and Development Strategies
Palais des Nations
1211 Geneva 10 – Switzerland
Phone: +41 22 917 5823 Fax: +41-22 917 0050