Munich, Germany

Politics, Economies, and Societies of the Middle East

when 4 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 EC
fee EUR 750

This program provides students with broad understanding of political, economic and societal developments in the contemporary Middle East. It is based on an interdisciplinary approach and combines lectures, discussions, and meetings with politicians and practitioners. In addition to the seminars in Munich, the program also includes a research trip to Vienna.

Course leader

Center for Applied Policy Research (CAP) at LMU Munich; Middle East and International Affairs Research Group (MEIA Research)

Target group

Advanced students that have an interest in foreign policy, economic and societal developments. In-depth knowledge of Middle Eastern affairs is not required.

Course aim

Participants gain a broad understanding of the key political, economic, and societal developments in the contemporary Middle East.

Fee info

EUR 750: Registration fee: € 150,00 (€ 50,00 for LMU students)
Tuition fee: € 600,00 (LMU students take part for free)