The Near and Middle East is a direct neighbour of the European
Union. Exceeding this geographical proximity, the two focal points of
the summer university 2014 are united by a long mutual history and a
present not without conflicts, including political and economic
interests and mutual dependences.
The summer university 2014 will approach these issues from the angle of
political sciences, economics, and sociology, as well as cultural and
The 16th Hessen International Summer University (ISU) offers a summer study program with
seminars in German and English on the main topic,
German language courses,
credits (ECTS points),
an extensive cultural program with weekend excursions, evening lectures, parties and more.
The ISU program is especially intended for upper level bachelor degree
students. All other students, researchers and teachers, working in the
fields of politics, economics, culture and media who are interested in
learning more about the topic and who would like to learn German from
scratch or improve upon their German language skills are also cordially
invited to participate.
Read more: http://www.uni-marburg.de/isu?language_sync=1