The Europa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder), Germany, has since 1990 organized a summer course on “The European System of Human Rights Protection”. The next edition will take place from 6 to 19 September 2015. This is the oldest and one of the most prestigious annual summer courses on ECHR in Europe. Some scholarships are available. The deadline for applications for 2015 session is opened until 1 August 2015.
The International Institute of Human Rights has since 1969 organised one of the oldest summer courses on international human rights in Europe. The Institute was established by René Cassin one of the drafters of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 1968 Nobel Peace Prize winner. Call for applications for 2014 session is opened until 14 April. The course takes place over the course of three weeks in Strasbourg and is now offered in English, French, Arabic, Spanish and Chinese. Students can also sit for prestigious a Diploma in international law and comparative human rights law. List of previous graduates is available here.