• Please note that in July the office hours will be like following:

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am-1pm

    Wednesday closed

    Sorry for all inconveniences.

  • Due to the renovation of the room 109, the International Office - (only the staff from the room 109) will be relocated to the room 320 (3rd floor, Institute of Geography)

    The office (room 109) will be closed during its removal on the 5 - 6th July. In urgant cases during those two days please visit our colleagues in the room 36 (ground floor).

    We apologise for any inconvenience.

Call for applications Erasmus Mundus Global Studies

The Master's course is an interdisciplinary, research-based programme offered by a Consortium of five European universities:


*Leipzig University (Germany),

*London School of Economics and Political Science (UK),

*Roskilde University (Denmark),

*University of Vienna (Austria),

*and University of Wroclaw (Poland).


and is maintaining a partnership with seven further leading universities around the world in the field of Global Studies:

* Dalhousie University (Canada),

* Fudan University (China),

* Ghent University (Belgium),

* Jawaharlal Nehru University (India),

* Macquarie University (Australia),

* University of California at Santa Barbara (USA),

* University of Stellenbosch (South Africa).


The Master's course combines approaches from Global History and International Studies. Cultural Studies, Area Studies, Social Sciences and other disciplines contribute to a wide ranging academic programme.


We would be pleased if you could forward the enclosed flyer to potential applicants or persons that might be in contact with them in order to encourage prospective students to send their application by 31/05/2016.


Further information on the Master's course in Global Studies is also to be found under:


A link list with potential scholarship opportunities is accessible via the following website:


If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us:!


Erasmus Mundus European Master "Global Studies - A European Perspective"

Global and European Studies Institute

Leipzig University

Emil-Fuchs-Str. 1

04105 Leipzig, Germany

Tel: +49 341 97 30 230

Fax: +49 341 9605261


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