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International & European Studies - Summer School and Fall Term Program 2018 - University of Tübingen

The programs are taught entirely in English and offer students a unique chance to study Europe and the European Union at two of Germany’s most renowned Universities:


Europe at the crossroads: Tübingen-Berlin International Summer School

18 June – 14 July 2018 (4 weeks, introductory courses)

Extended Application Deadline: 30 April 2018

ECTS credits: 8

Program fee:2,590 EUR

If you want to discover the diversity of Germany and broaden your knowledge about European politics, history and economy, this Summer School is just for you! For the first time the “Freie Universität Berlin International Summer and Winter University” (FUBiS) and the “International & European Studies” (IES) program of the Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen are offering a joint Summer School in 2018.


You will spend two weeks in the beautiful college town Tübingen learning about European politics and history, followed by two weeks in vibrant Berlin focusing on European economy. Study trips to Strasbourg and relevant political and economic institutions in Berlin are an integral part of the program. All excursions, housing and the transfer from Tübingen to Berlin are included in the program fee.


Fall Term Program(New flexible concept!)

24 September – 14 December 2018 (3 modules, three topics)

Application Deadline: 31 May 2018

ECTS credits: 22

Program fee: 1,600 EUR / 2,000 EUR / all modules 4,800 EUR


Module 1

Politics (7 ECTS)

24 Sept - 17 Oct 2018


• The Political System of the EU and its Politics



1,600 EUR

Module 2

Law / Human Rights (7 ECTS)

22 Oct - 17 Nov 2018


• The Rule of Law in Europe

• European Politics of Human Rights



1,600 EUR

Module 3

Economics / Culture (8 ECTS)

19 Nov - 14 Dec 2018


• Regional economic integration – the case of the EU

• Religion and the Challenge of

   European Identity


2,000 EUR

Students can choose one module or more. They receive a discount by choosing all three modules.  Each module consists of courses which include study trips to relevant places such as parliaments, courts and financial institutions.

All modules include German language courses covering different proficiency levels.


The program fee includes courses, course material, study trips, accommodation as well as social and cultural activities. Financial support is available.


We would be very grateful if you could pass this information on to your students!


If you have any uncertainties, please do not hesitate to contact us or visit www.uni-tuebingen.de/european-studies.


It would be an honor for us to welcome students from your University again!


With best regards from Tübingen,


Franziska Krauße-Wang        &         Marlene Hofmann

Program Coordinator                        Program Manager, Communications



International & European Studies

Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen

Keplerstr. 2 · D-72074 Tuebingen


Phone: +49 (0)7071 29-72509

Fax: +49 (0)7071 29-35310


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