News May 24 - 29. The University for Peace is pleased to announce its participation at the National Association for Foreign Student Affairs (NAFSA) Annual Conference and Expo in Boston, MA see more
Events 8-10 June, 2015
UPMUNC 2015 "Delivering on the UN promise of Peace and Security: Rights and Obligations." 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.