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:



FES European Autumn Academy on the Structural Change of the Energy Sector, 26 Sept. – 03 Oct. 2015 in Leipzig, Germany

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) will host a one-week interdisciplinary Autumn Academy at the Fraunhofer Center Leipzig, which will explore and discuss benefits and risks of coal energy from ecological, economical and socio-political angles.[more]

Call for Contribution: Friedwart Bruckhaus advancement award on the topic “Reshaping Europe?”

The Hanns Martin Schleyer-foundation has published a call for contribution for the Friedwart Bruckhaus advancement award on the topic “Reshaping Europe?” The competition is designed for young researchers and journalists.[more]