The members of the GESI look forward to welcome some 40 students  from all over the world in October 2016 who will study the Masters course in Global Studies – A European perspective at the Leipzig University in the academic year 2016/17.

In order to facilitate the settling in Leipzig and to allow for a smooth start in the programme a comprehensive introductory programme has been set-up, which can be accessed here.

News from the GESI

EEGA and DGO: Interdisciplinary Conference, 6th-th November 2017 in Leipzig

The Leibniz ScienceCampus »Eastern Europe– Global Area« (EEGA) is organising an Interdisciplinary Conference entitled „Self-Positioning of Eastern European Societies in Global Relations[more]


Call for Applications: 2nd Annual Society of Global Scholars Conference, Santa Barbara, 2nd/3rd March 2018

The 2nd annual Society of Global Scholars Conference is taking place at the University of California in Santa Barbara on 2nd and 3rd March 2018 entitled "Alter-Globalizations: Another World is (Still) Possible" [more]


Call for Applications: Assistant Professor for International Studies, University of California

The International Studies Program at the University of California, Irvine invites applications [more]


Professor Engel: Article about Joint Academic programmes at the GESI

For the website of the Institute for Peace and Security (IPSS) Professor Engel has written an article about the two joint academic programmes launched[more]


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

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