Call for MA Applications
P. O. Box21215
Nairobi, Kenya 00505
Tel: +254 (20) 3876608/9
+ 254 (20) 3999000
HIPSIR* | HEKIMA INSTITUTE OF PEACE STUDIES AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
CALL FOR MA DEGREE APPLICATIONS IN PEACE STUDIES AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
JANUARY 2017 INTAKE
1. Hekima Institute of Peace Studies and International Relations (HIPSIR), Hekima College, a constituent college of the Catholic University of Eastern African (CUEA), is now accepting applications for MA degree in peace studies and international relations. HIPSIR, located on Riara Rd Nairobi, Kenya, is run by the Jesuit Fathers (aka Society of Jesus, an international Catholic religious order) who globally operate over 220 universities and institutions of higher learning. With over five centuries of educational tradition, Jesuits are known for their academic excellence, a strong emphasis on social justice, and a holistic approach to education rooted in critical thinking and social transformation.
2. Our MA degree in Peace Studies and International Relations are selective yet diverse, as our students
come from multiple African and non-Africa countries and get exposed to global challenges and opportunities.
3. Students have the option of taking classes either during the day (9 am - 5 pm) or evenings (5:30 pm - 8:30 pm).
TESTIMONIALS FROM OUR CURRENT STUDENTS
"I have really come to harness my passion for peace work through the extensive information, opportunities and support given to me by the university staff and peers. Moving forward I will walk as a Hekima peace ambassador sent out on a mission to unite Africa." (Carine - Rwanda)
"What is academic excellence when the values and essence of one's being is misguided? My experience in this Jesuit Institution has challenged me to be a better person and shaped my understanding of what it means to be leader." (Michelle - Kenya)
"HIPSIR has been a dream come true. The friendliness and efficiency of the staff has instilled in me the spirit of hard work and self-confidence." (Acho - Cameroon)
Candidates should have attained an overall 2nd Class Upper in a Bachelor of Arts (BA) or a higher degree in any discipline and should apply by 30th November 2016 for January 2017 and 15th July 2017 for August intake.
For applications and inquiries, contact HIPSIR Admission office at:
Hekima Institute of Peace Studies and International Relations
P.O. Box 21215-00505 Nairobi-Kenya
Cell: +254729755905 or +254733616865
Jesuit School of Theology and Institute of Peace Studies and International Relations
*HIPSIR: www.hipsir.hekima.ac.ke; +254 729755905/733616865
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