Certificate Human Rights: Application

Apply online until 31 July

Thank you for your interest in our Human Rights certificate. On this page you will find all important information about your application.

Directly to the online application

Instructions on how to apply to the Professional School using the myCampus system can be found here.

Please read the following instructions carefully before and while applying.

Admission requirements

  • Completed university degree
  • at least one year of relevant professional experience
  • advanced knowledge of English

The following tests are accepted as proof of English proficiency:

  • TOEFL internet-based with at least 92 points
  • IELTS (Academic Version) with at least 6.5 points
  • CAE/CPE with at least level C1, Grade B
  • TOEIC-4 Skills Test with at least 720 points in listening and reading and 310 points in speaking and writing
  • on request: other common test procedures with an equivalent score

Start of study & deadlines

Applications for the Human Rights certificate programme are open online anytime until 31 July. Through our online application system, you can easily complete your application online and upload your documents. You can also cache your application and complete it later. After the application deadline, all documents will be reviewed and the admission process will begin.

It is also possible to take individual modules and have them credited towards the certificate at a later date. You can register for the individual modules up until the respective module start date.

Application documents

You must upload the following documents when applying online for the Human Rights certificate:

  • Curriculum vitae in tabular form
  • certified certificate of the university degree
  • Proof of English
  • Proof of at least one year's professional experience (also voluntary or part-time)


Upon receipt of your application for the Human Rights certificate, you will receive a written confirmation of receipt from us by e-mail. If we need further documents from you, we will contact you. As soon as we have received and checked your complete application documents, you will receive a letter of admission.

If you have any further questions about the application process, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact & Advising


Dr. Annika Weinert-Brieger
Universitätsallee 1
21335 Lüneburg
Fon +49.4131.677-7921

E-mail Contact

Please feel free to contact us via gahr@leuphana.de.