News UPEACE was pleased to celebrate the Commencement Ceremony of 30 students from the 7th cohort of our Asian Peacebuilders Scholarship (APS) Programme on 19 November at Ateneo de Manila University in... see more
Events Seminar: “100 years of the First World War: Reviewing Policies on Conflict Resolution, Multilateralism, Justice and Disarmament" see more

University for Peace

The United Nations mandated University for Peace (UPEACE) was created in December 1980. The headquarters of the UPEACE system is in Costa Rica, the country which initiated the process for the establishment of the University. UPEACE activities include: teaching, research, distance learning, and outreach.

UPEACE offers Master’s Degree Programmes in Peace and Conflict Studies for students from all parts of the world, students receive a high quality education in a unique atmosphere with a focus on multicultural perspectives, theory and practical applications.