Distance Ed Certificates and Diplomas

UPEACE provides different categories of Certificates and Diplomas, either for credit or training (non-credit). A Certificate of Completion will be provided upon the successful completion of an online course for credit or training purposes. A Certificate of Participation will be provided upon the completion of an automated course.


Certificate Programmes (11 credits):

  • Certificate in Peace and Conflict Studies: The Role of the United Nations
  • Certificate in World Politics and Conflicts Analysis
  • Certificate in Implementing the Peace Agenda: Security Dimensions

Please check the programme structure for detailed information on each certificate.


Diploma Programmes

Diploma in Peace Studies: Students can also obtain an Online Diploma in Peace Studies upon successfully completing courses worth 12 credits offered within the Online MA programme, and additionally, writing a final academic exam. Students opting for the Online Diploma can choose any of the courses offered by the Programme.

Degree in Online Master of Arts Sustainable Peace in the Contemporary World (36 credits + 6 credit Independent Research Project): provided only for students enrolled in the online MA. More information on the Online M.A. can be found here.

Contact us for more information about these certificates and diplomas at: admissions@elearning.upeace.org.