Istanbul, Turkey

Study Mission Istanbul

when 17 July 2022 - 24 July 2022
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 1300

The Study Mission project will help students to understand the importance of a strategic partnership between Europe and Turkey and will orient participants in the complex analysis of controversial topics: migrations, terrorism, climate change, financial crisis.

The stay in Istanbul will also be a unique opportunity to interact with Turkey’s ruling class.

The structure of the Study Mission is divided into three parts:

- 4 webinar course held by experts in Turkish history, organized in 4 pre-departure lessons, with special focus on the process of accession to the European Union.
- In Istanbul, 5 days of meetings with institutions, diplomats, managers, professors and opinion makers.
- Simulation of Diplomatic negotiation on “Syrian crisis”
- Site-visits to historically important areas of the city, exploring secrets and peculiarities of the local communities, religion and culture.

You may register on our website.

Course leader

For more information please contact us at studymission(at) / +39 329 4542699 (phone & whatsapp)

Target group

University students enrolled in any degree and young professionals.

Course aim

By the end of the program, students will have gained a deeper understanding of a key candidate to EU membership and of the mechanisms of partnership with Europe.

Fee info

EUR 1300: What is included in the participation fee?

- Online training course
- All meetings and activities listed in the program
- Accomodation at Koç University (double room with private bathroom)
- Participation certificate

What is not included in the participation fee?

- Round-trip airfare to/from Istanbul
- Cost and support to obtain Visa
- Meals
- Museum fees
- Airport-hotel transfers and short city transfer