Certificate Courses

To take your career to the next level it helps to have the credentials to show that you have the skills and expertise to perform up to the task. These certificate programmes offer hundreds of certificate and diploma courses in criminology, criminal justice, law, business, public administration, office management and many other fields (like Business and Professional Healthcare, Fitness Hospitality, Gaming, IT, Software Development Management, Corporate Media and Design, New Age, Skilled Trades, Industrial Soft Skills and Sustainability etc) to give professionals a plus point in the competition for recognition and a better job. Each course is designed for the learn-on-your-own trainee and consists of one or two study units and periodic progress exams to measure skill advancement. Students are supported by administration services throughout the duration of their studies.

Entry requirements: There are no fundamental entry requirements. The only skill needed for these courses are basic reading and writing capability.

Diploma Courses

The Higher Diploma provides to the students with a moderate knowledge in specific fields of study. Students acquire a basic understanding of all subjects related to the major. A short diploma may vary from 6 months to one year. A Higher Diploma is equivalent to a three year college degree (will be offered in 3 modules and each module is of one year). The course curricula of the Higher Diploma are entirely based on published textbook material and adjusted to the student’s personal goals. The UNIPASS offers the following short/higher diploma courses:

  1. Certified Criminal Expert
  2. Certified Judicial Expert
  3. Expert in Document Examination
  4. Polygraph Examiner
  5. Crime Scene Expert
  6. Professional Investigator (Detective)
  7. Legal Assistant
  8. Investigative Journalism
  9. Police Instructor
  10. Information Technology
  11. Business Administration
  12. Paralegal Diploma (Legal Secretary, Advanced Deposition, Advocacy Skills, Arbitration, Case Analysis, Communication Skills, Exhibits, Case File and many more).
  13. Paramedics Diploma and short courses are offered through our Paramedics School and our affiliated institutions. These courses are approved by the Ministry of Work of Mexico and UNAM (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México):

    • Patient assessment
    • Airway management
    • Medical emergency management
    • Medical care for special populations
    • Basic Ambulance Assistant (BAA) – Basic Life Support
    • Ambulance Emergency Assistant (AEA) – Intermediate Life Support
    • Critical Care Assistant (CCA) – Advanced Life Support
    • ECG Technician

Entry requirements: Secondary School Certificate

Bachelor Degree 

Criminology/Criminal justice is one of today’s most exciting and fastest-growing careers. A Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology/Criminal Justice could lead to a diverse array of satisfying positions in law enforcement, correctional institutions, the courts, social service agencies and community advocacy organisations. As a student you’ll enjoy in-depth and interesting courses. This Bachelor degree provides students with a comprehensive knowledge in the specific field of criminal and security sciences. Students acquire a full understanding of all subjects related to the criminal and security sciences. The UNIPASS offers Bachelor´s degree in Law, Criminology, Criminalistics, Criminal Justice System, Business Administration, Public Administration, Political Science, International Relations.

Entry requirements: Higher Secondary School Certificate / Bachillerato / Associate Degree.

Master Degree 

The Master’s degree programmes provide students with specialised training. Students acquire practical knowledge and specific skills in courses related directly to the student’s concentration. The specialised and practical training that the UNIPASS offers through the Master’s adult degree programmes has become almost compulsory at the workplace. The course curricula are based on published textbook material and a research project commensurable with the course syllabus and the student’s personal goals. The final exam consists of several pages reports based on each of the textbooks listed in the programmes. In addition, the Master’s student must submit a project.
This degree prepares you to excel in your professional life. As a student, you’ll conduct an extensive exploration of the theoretical origins of criminal behaviour, gain an essential background in the evolution of legal system and political influences, and learn important practices relating to today’s most pertinent criminal justice issues. Upon graduation, you’ll have the strategic thinking and problem-solving skills that are necessary to obtain a managerial role in this booming field. We offer masters in undermentioned disciplines:

  1. Forensic Sciences
  2. Security Sciences
  3. Homeland Security
  4. Anti-Terrorism Studies
  5. Intelligence and Counterintelligence
  6. Cyber Criminology
  7. Police Studies
  8. Prison Management
  9. Cyber Security
  10. Law
  11. Business Administration
  12. Public Administration
  13. Environmental Sciences
  14. Mass Communication And Investigative Journalism
  15. Diplomacy and Leadership

Entry requirements: Bachelor degree


The Doctorate programmes offer students the highest level of specialisation in any discipline. Students acquire highly specialised knowledge and full command of specific skills that they will develop, argue and defend in their culminating work: the Doctoral thesis. The doctorate programme consists of set of taught subjects culminating in a thesis (research work) for review and evaluation by The UNIPASS academic committee. In some cases, previously published material can be counted towards the Ph.D. degree in substitution of the doctoral research work. Several 50 to 60 pages reports based on textbooks may also be required to complete the required online doctorate credits. Duration depends on the amount of research and work that students will devote to the completion of their doctoral thesis. The Ph.D. thesis must be defended in front of a minimum of three members of The UNIPASS Academic Network and two scholars from other institutions.

Entry requirements: Master degree

Honoris Causa (HC)

Honorary doctorates are granted to those individuals who have demonstrated humanitarian or scientific excellence. Only third party nominations will be accepted. This D. Hon degree is awarded in recognition of those who have contributed towards the betterment of the society. Every case is carefully analysed and approved by the UNIPASS Academic Committee.

For further details of the courses and fees, please contact with the information department of our university.