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This page of PECOB contains information on academic courses related to political, social, economic and cultural issues of Central Eastern and Balkan Europe. PECOB provides information on the academic program, eligibility requirements, costs and scholarships of Ph.Ds, Masters, Summer Schools, Winter Schools, Workshops and Language courses that take place in Central Eastern and Balkan Europe or deal with these regions.
Many academic courses on Central Eastern and Balkan Europe are about to start in the next months. The Universities of Bologna and Sarajevo announced the 2012-2013 edition of the European Regional Master's Degree in Democracy and Human Rights in Southeast Europe, to be held in the Bosnian capital. The Master of Arts Interdisciplinary Research and Studies on Eastern Europe (MIREES) will begin in September at the Faculty of Political Sciences "R. Ruffilli", University of Bologna.
The links below also highlitght the upcoming summer schools, such as the CEI summer course on EU enlargement and the new neighbourhood, organized by the Institute for Central Eastern and Balkan Europe (IECOB). Among the other schools, you can find summer courses to be held in Ukraine (on post-1991 Ukrainian politics and EU-Ukraine relations) and in Serbia (conflict studies and language courses).
The Institut européen, European Institute (IE•EI), an international teaching and research institute in Nice, department of CIFE (Centre international de formation européenne), invites graduate students to apply for its Master programme 2013/14.
The Master in EU Studies Online, a two year programme, offers the perfect blend of theoretical and practical knowledge of the EU
The National University of Kyiv - Mohyla Academy will organize a Summer School for international students in Ukraine entitled "Between the European and Eurasian Unions: determinants, aspects and consequences of Ukraine's Post-Soviet transformation".
A summer school on peacebuilding and intercultural dialogue by Institute for Peace and Dialogue will take place in Wien (Austria) next September 2013.
ECMI hosts annual Summer School on National Minorities and Border Regions for the third time and it aims to define the conceptual and normative approaches for the study of national minorities in border regions and to explore their different applications in relation to current arrangements across Europe.
A summer school devoted to the in-depth analysis of the theme of Liberty with a multidisciplinary perspective will take place in Motovun, Croatia, next July 2013.
The Caucasus International Summer School (CISS) represents a unique opportunity to discuss and understand what makes the South Caucasus a priority in contemporary international studies, providing multiple authoritative insights on an area around which gravitate the interests of the EU as well as of regional powers such as Russia, Turkey and Iran.
The Prague Security Studies Institute is organizing a summer school in Měřín, Czech Republic. The aim of the summer school is to offer a high-profile study course for students currently enrolled in Master’s degree programs, based on presentations, interactive workshops and simulations with international security experts from academia and government fields.
The Center for Comparative Conflict Studies (CFCCS) at the Faculty of Media and Communications (FMK), Singidunum University invites you to apply for the forth Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies. The 2013 Summer School will take place at the Faculty of Media and Communications in Belgrade, from July 1-8, 2013.
The aim of the Summer School is toprovide its participants with an comprehensive understanding of the immigrationand asylum policy of the European Union from a legal point of view.
The Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute (HUSI) offers a seven weeks of intensive accredited university instruction in Ukrainian studies.
Research in Ethics and Globalization (REG) at the University of Groningen and the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Rijeka are delighted to announce our Summer School on Transitional Justice and the Politics of Memory which will be held on the island of Cres, Croatia from 24 June to 4 July 2013.
The Institute for Social and European Studies (ISES) is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 18th International Summer University to be held in Koszeg, Hungary.
The International Winter School on Federalism and Governance 2013 is organized by the Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism at the European Academy of Bolzano/Bozen (EURAC) and by the Faculty of Law, the School of Political Science and Sociology, University of Innsbruck. The International Winter School on Federalism and Governance has the purpose to better include the challenging and largely unexplored link between federalism and protection of fundamental rights from a multi-disciplinary perspective.
The Educational Centre Cosmopolitan organizes a Winter Language School for students that want to partecipate as volunteer teachers or as international students of Russian course. This is an opportunity to learn Russian language and get a first-hand experience of the Russian culture and lifestyle.