Summer School on European Policy-Making


Monday 6 - Saturday 18 July 2015

Two weeks of intensive study on the European decision-making process, geared towards students that have a background in (international) politics and/or (European) law. The Summer School corresponds to 5 ECTS-credits.


Inter-University programme: Study one week in the heart of Europe, i.e. at the Institute for European Studies of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, where the theory of the decision-making process can be translated into practice: students will get a theoretical framework linked to study visits to the European Commission, the Parliament, and the Council. The one week study in Brussels is complemented with a one week study/workshop at the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, in collaboration with the University of Vienna. The Summer School will be concluded with simulation exercises involving all participants.

Application forms must arrive no later than 1 May 2015.

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