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:



Call for Applications: Student Assistant at the deanery of Leipzig University (10h/week)

The deanery of the faculty of social sciences and philosophy is looking for a student assistant starting from 1st November 2017 for 10 hours per week. [more]

Call for Applications: 2 PhD Positions at Leibniz ScienceCampus, Deadline: 31st August 2017

The Leibniz ScienceCampus Eastern Europe - Global Area (EEGA) ist offering two positions as PhD for a research project on globalisation processes and regional development in all dimensions of society. The positions are offered for a period of three years starting on 1st October 2017. [more]

Leipzig University library awarded prize “Library of the year 2017”

“Digitally autonomous, freely accessible, and powerfully innovative”[more]