The ASA 5-aside Football Tournament

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We as ASA, are always finding ways to help you blow off steam and relax a bit from the hectic days of studying and lectures. And what better way is there to reduce stress than a football tournament?

ASA is organising a 5-aside football tournament on Sunday 4th May. The entry fee is of €60 per team and each team can have up to 10 members. (€30 deposit when handing in the application)

The team which places first wins €200.

Those interested should e-mail us on, or else contact our contact persons:
Christian Mallia – 79948050
Daniel Camilleri – 99260794

Deadline for application: 2nd May.

Look out for more events brought to you by ASA – Arts Students’ Association!

GLOBAL CAMPUS – Film Festival

Dear students and staff at UoM,

In the framework of its project Global Campus – Students for Social Justice, KOPIN is glad to invite all of you to 2 different full-day Film Festivals that will take place on the 9th & 16th of October, from 9.30 to 17.30 at KSU Common Room on Campus.

During the Film Festivals, a selection of short movies and documentaries from all over the World will be screened, covering a wide range of themes, such as:

– Social-environmental issues

– Sustainable Development

– Children’s Rights & Education

– Gender issues in developing Countries

– Migration

& much more.

Full programme of the events will be soon published both here and on KOPIN’s Fb profile.

Attendance is free of charge and everybody wishing to attend will be more than welcomed!
Free refreshments and a small buffet will be offered.

So, what are you waiting for? Join us, jump in or just come to have a peek!

Participate. Experience. Develop.

The project is co-funded by the European Commission.


ASA Freshers’ Week


Arts Students’ Association- University of Malta

Freshers’ Week is back and ASA welcomes the freshers on Campus!

ASA is a University of Malta student organisation. It represents Faculty of Arts students.

The aims of this association are: to work in the interests of all its members, to instil a culture of participation and develop communication and cooperation between students.

Therefore Arts Students should visit us for further information about courses, where we can offer our help, and get informed about our activities.

ASA teamed up with many other organisations to organise the 4th edition of Freshed Up on the 11th October. For further details log into:

Join us | Be Active on Campus

See you on our Stand! 🙂

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MA in Human Rights and Conflict Management (a.y. 2013-2014) – Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna – Pisa, Italy

Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (Pisa, Italy). Call for Applications for the XII Edition of the Master of Arts in Human Rights and Conflict Management (a.y. 2013-2014).


Applications shall be submitted online at


Applications for admission by EU citizens shall be sent no later than 17th October 2013.


The selection process of Non-EU citizens will instead be held in two rounds. The application deadline for the first round of selection of non-EU candidates was set on 2nd July 2013, while the application deadline for the second round is set on 17th September 2013.


We encourage applicants to apply in the first round, as space in the class may be limited by the second round. In addition, applying in the first round leaves more time for visa procedures.




The Master of Arts in Human Rights and Conflict Management is designed to provide students from different cultures and backgrounds with a deep understanding of the linkages between human rights and conflict management theory and practice. The curriculum, strongly field oriented, prepares participants for working with NGOs, governments, aid agencies, the UN system and regional organisations, also operating in the context of complex emergencies and joint operations.




The Programme is divided into two didactic modules, running between mid January and the end of July 2014, followed by an internship or field experience of min. 3 and max. 6 months, starting from August 2014, and a presentation of the students’ final dissertation in spring 2015.


Key features:


• 1 year post-graduate professionalizing and field-oriented programme

• Interdisciplinary nature of the programme with a methodology characterized by a combination of theory and practice

• Lecturers and trainers chosen among high level academics, diplomats, international organizations officers and NGOs activists, thus offering a wealth of both academic and field expertise

• Mandatory internship/field experience in leading organisations working in the areas of human rights protection/promotion, conflict prevention/resolution, humanitarian assistance or development, either in the field or at Headquarters

• Career service with specific sessions on career coaching and recruiting session with UNV

• International and multicultural student environment


Why should I apply?


You should apply if you are looking for a professionalizing and mission/field-oriented international master programme, as offered by the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, an example of academic excellence in training and research. If your training needs include practical skills, besides relevant theoretical knowledge, as well as internship/field-experience with prestigious international organizations, this training programme is highly relevant for you.




The curriculum is strongly multidisciplinary and field oriented and includes courses in: International Law, International Humanitarian Law, International Human Rights Law, Geopolitics, HRs philosophical dimension, Economic Development, Theories and Techniques of Conflict Management, International PK and PB operations, International HR Field operations, International Election Observation missions, International Humanitarian operations, International Project Development, Personal security, Stress Management, Preventive Medicine & First Aid, Essentials of Research and Writing, Career coaching.




The internship is meant to supplement the in-class training with a relevant hand-on experience, to be carried out with a renowned organization working in the areas of human rights protection/promotion, conflict prevention/resolution, humanitarian assistance or development, either in the field or at headquarters.


Tuition fee:


The tuition fee for the full Programme is 7.250,00 euros, payable in two installments. It covers the following: attendance costs and participation to field trips, didactic material (in electronic format), tutorship, lunch (on class and exam days), access to all facilities of the Scuola (including library and computer rooms). It does not include accommodation costs in Pisa and during the internship, nor travel expenses.


The Master Programme offers one scholarship in memory of Gualtiero Fulcheri – former UN Assistant Secretary General – covering the full tuition fee and to be awarded to the most deserving applicant. Depending on financial availability, reduced tuition fee might be offered to citizens from non-OECD countries who are eligible for a study visa for Italy .


Contact us


For further details, please visit or contact:

Master of Arts in “Human Rights and Conflict Management”

Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna

Via Cardinale Maffi, 27 56126 Pisa – ITALY


Tel. +39 050 882653/55

Fax +39 050 882665


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