The Master's course in Global Studies at the University of Leipzig

The Master's course "Global Studies - A European Perspective" is offered by a transnational Consortium of eleven universities worldwide.

It is co-ordinated by the Global and European Studies Institute of the University of Leipzig. Students studying the two-years Master's course may choose to study for one of the two years in Leipzig.

On the following pages all Leipzig based students as well as applicants interested to pursue one year in Leipzig can find detailed information about the study programme in Leipzig.

If you are seeking to get information about the entire Master's course and/or the other partner universities offering the programme please visit the following website:



Workshops for Internationals: Career Service for Internationals, Leipzig University

The Career Service for Internationals of Leipzig University is organising two workshops for international students: [more]

Looking for a fully-funded Ph.D. in the social sciences? EUI Ph.D. presentation at Leipzig University on June 30th 2017

The European University Institute will give a presentation at the University of Leipzig to present their 2018 doctoral programme to potential applicants. The EUI offers fully-funded four-year Ph.D. programmes in the social sciences.[more]

International Conference: Development Communication, Leipzig University, 30th June 2017

The Institute of Communication and Media Studies of Leipzig University is organising an international conference on the topic of development communication entitled:[more]

Talk: How women report in and about Afghanistan, 26th June 2017 in Leipzig

In cooperation with the German Federation of Journalists Saxony e.V. and the New German Media Professionals the Engagement Global in Leipzig is organising an evening talk with three female journalists who report in and about Afghanistan.[more]

Call for Submissions for Student journal "Global Histories", Deadline: 10th July 2017

The student-run open access journal "Global Histories" is looking for submissions from fellow students across the world for the journal's next issue. [more]

Lecture series: Indology and Central Asian Studies, Leipzig University

The Institute of Indology and Central Asian Studies is organising a lecture series in the summer semester about current topics [more]

Franco-German Informative Event for young scholars, 6th July 2017 in Berlin

The Insitut Francais in Berlin is organising an informative event for young scholars to inform about career perspectives in the Franco-German research[more]

Lecture Series: Development Communication, Leipzig University

The Institute of Communication and Media Studies of Leipzig University is organising[more]

"Chinafrika. under construction": Exhibition and Opening Event at GfZK Leipzig, 1st June 2017

The Museum for Contemporary Art Leipzig is opening an exhibition entitled "Chinafrica. under construction". The goal[more]

Workshop programme of the Academic Lab of Leipzig University, May/ June 2017

The Academic Lab of Leipzig University is offering several workshops, consultation and E-learning courses on diverse topics in May and June[more]

Programme of Academic Lab Leipzig: Summer Term 2017

The Academic Lab of Leipzig University has now published its programme for the new semester. It is offering[more]

Call for Applications: educational project on the history of Europe

The European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (ENRS) is launching a recruitement process for an educational project called "In Between?"[more]

GoEast 2017 - Scholarships for Summer Schools in Eastern Europe

The DAAD is offering scholarships for summer schools in Eastern Eruope and beyond as part of the Go East programme 2017. [more]

Book publication of Prof. Troebst: Eastern Europe and its margins

Professor Troebst just recently published a book entitled: “Between the Arctic, the Adriatic Sea and Armenia[more]

Programme of the Career Service Leipzig for the summer semester 2016/17

The Career Service of Leipzig University has released its programme for the new semester.[more]