Leipzig, Germany

The Dynamic Evolution of Fundamental and Human Rights

blended course
when 25 September 2023 - 29 September 2023
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 150

We invite you to the 3rd International Summer School “Human Rights in Theory and Practice”, which will take place in Leipzig from September 25th to 29th 2023. The Summer School focuses on “The Dynamic Evolution of Fundamental and Human Rights in Europe” and will give you an exciting insight into current issues of fundamental and human rights protection. Topics such as religious freedom, migration, the digital space, climate litigation and the rule of law will be explored from an interdisciplinary perspective and presented by high-level experts. Speakers will include both academics as well as practitioners, offering insights into current theoretical discussions as well as the everyday challenges of practicing law.

Everybody is welcome! The Summer School is intended for advanced students of law, political science, international relations and similar fields. Prior knowledge about the European Human Rights System is beneficial but not mandatory.

Please find all information as well as our detailed programm on our Website.

Course leader

Prof. Dr. Mattias Wendel

Target group

This course is designed for advanced students of law, politcal science and international relations.

Credits info

3 EC
After successfully taking part in the Summer School and passing a short test, in person participants will receive a participation certificate awarding 5 ECTS, while online participants will receive a participation certificate awarding 3 ECTS.

Fee info

EUR 150: The in-person participation fee is 150 EUR.
The participation fee includes the costs for the participation in the Summer School, the Opening Dinner on September 25th, lunch and catering during the lectures of the Summer School as well as exclusive access to the Rule of Law Conference.

Not included in the price are the costs for travel, accommodation, public transport, breakfast, dinner for all days other than Monday and the Canoe Trip on September 27th.
EUR 30: The online participation fee is 30 EUR.


Unfortunately, we are not able to award any scholarships. However, we try to find a solution for everything, so do not hestitate to contact us, if you have any problems funding your participation.