Summer 2025

The application for Summer 2025 is coming soon!  

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Application Process

INTENSIVE COURSE WEEK application process

  1. Create a Duke Graduate School account if you don't already have one. 
  2. Select "Spring 2024-Fall 2024 Application Cycle" and then "Duke Global Policy Program in Geneva." 

The application requires the following items:

  • Current résumé or CV (PDF preferred)
  • A short essay describing motivations to enroll in the intensive course program and what you hope to gain from the program
  • Unofficial transcripts from all higher education institutions attended

Note: Recommendation letters are not required.

Application Deadlines

Priority Deadline

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Final Deadline

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    Additional Information

    • The admissions process is highly competitive. Criteria for admission includes an applicant’s educational and professional background, leadership skills, and commitment to a career in global policy. Priority will be given to students who have a combination of relevant work, academic, and volunteer experience. 
    • A general information session will be held in early to mid-January so check back for more details and the specific date.
    • Please contact geneva@duke.edu with questions.

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