Call for Applications
The World Trade Institute of the University of Bern, Switzerland and the Centre for WTO Studies, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, India are pleased to announce the launch of the 3RD WTI – CWS Joint Academy on International Trade Law and Policy (“Joint Academy”), from May 23 – June 17, 2016 at New Delhi. The Joint Academy aims to provide law students and legal professionals in India a rare opportunity to deepen their knowledge on aspects of International Trade Law and Policy. Taught by distinguished academics and practitioners from India and abroad, the Joint Academy will equip participants with theoretical and practical insights into various issues relating to international trade law.
ABOUT THE JOINT ACADEMY
Dates: May 23 – June 17, 2016 (Four Weeks)
Location: Centre for WTO Studies, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, B-21, Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi – 110016.
Week 1 – Basic Principles of GATT/WTO; Agreement on Agriculture
Week 2 – SPS and TBT; Trade and IPR
Week 3 – The Law and Policy of Trade Remedies; and Current WTO Issues
Week 4 – Investment Law; Trade in Services
WHO CAN APPLY
All law students enrolled in any legal course in India, either at the undergraduate or postgraduate level. Preference will be given to students who have prior exposure to issues relating to International Trade Law.
The Joint Academy is also open to Indian legal professionals. In addition, legal professionals can attend specific modules, in a flexible, “à la carte” manner. This option is not available for students.
The maximum number of participants that will be selected for the Joint Academy is 30 (thirty). Past participants are kindly requested not to re-apply.
For more details, read the Joint Academy Call for Applications.
To download the Application Form, click here.
To Know more about the 1st joint academy (2014), click here.
To Know more about resource persons of 2016 joint academy , click here.
Link : http://wtocentre.iift.ac.in/JointAcademy.asp