Norway, Kristiansand

History, Institutions and Policies of European Integration

when 28 June 2016 - 5 August 2016
language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 10 EC

History, Institutions and Policies of European Integration
> Methods I: Process Tracing
> The Political System of the European Union
> Governance and Administration: Experimentalism in Multi-level Systems
> EU Cohesion Policy and Enlargement
> Norway and the European Union

The 2016 EISS guest faculty includes, amongst others, Derek Beach (University of Århus), Federica C. Bicchi (London School of Economics), Dermot Hodson (University of London), Simona Piattoni (University of Trento), Claudio M. Radaelli (University of Exeter), Frank Schimmelfennig (ETH Zürich), Esther Versluis (Maastricht University) and Jonathan Zeitlin (University of Amsterdam).

EISS provides an in-depth specialization in European Integration and Governance. It is organized in two Master-level courses in the summer, and a web-based course offered during the fall semester.

Application deadline: March 1, 2016

Course leader

Stefan Gänzle
Associate Professor and Program Coordinator of EISS

Target group

Completed bachelors degree of 180 ECTS in order to qualify. Some outstanding upper-level BA students from partner universities of the University of Agder may be considered on an exceptional basis for the two summer courses. However, BA students have to be enrolled as exchange students through their home institutions.

Course aim

Drawing on sound methodological and interdisciplinary approaches, this European Integration Summer School (EISS) will allow you to deepen your knowledge on a wide range of issues pertaining to European integration, thus adding an international dimension to your specific field of training (e.g. in law, public administration or economics). If you aspire for a career in business or public administration and will be exposed to Europe and the European Union, then you are most certainly going to benefit from our Summer School.

Credits info

10 EC

Fee info

EUR 0: No tuition fees charged
Inexpensive student housing available


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