Fall Term Program 2018

Do you want to broaden your academic horizons and develop specialized knowledge in European politics, history, business, and culture?

Complement your study in our fast-track modules, explore Europe and the European Union and enjoy an extraordinary study abroad experience!

Source: IES 2015

The program at a glance

   

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The International and European Studies Fall Term Program offers you up to three-months of study abroad experience and provides the possibility of obtaining course credit, transferable to your home university. 

 

You will gain deep knowledge in European Politics, Business, Culture, Values, Human Rights and the Rule of Law, while improving your German language skills and having an unforgettable time in the fairytale town of Tübingen.

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Application

  • Application deadline: 31 May 2018

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Academic Program

The Fall Term Program is comprised of three thematically focused modules. You can either pick one module, combine two or take all three modules:

 

 

Module 1 -

Politics

Module 2 -

Human Rights / Law

Module 3 -

Economics / Culture

Academic Program

The Political System of the EU and its Politics

European Politics of Human Rights /

Principles of European and EU Law

Regional economic integration /

Religion and the Challenge of European Identity

Study trips

Brussels (3 days)

 

Strasbourg (1 day), Karlsruhe (1 day)

Berlin (3 days), Frankfurt (1 day)

Picture of German Parliament

German Language Class

3 parallel classes, A1-B2

3 parallel classes, A1-B2

3 parallel classes, A1-B2

Date 24 September - 17 October 22 October - 17 November 19 November - 14 December
Credits 7 ECTS 7 ECTS 8 ECTS
Fee 1,600 EUR 1,600 EUR 2,000 EUR
Possible combination X X X
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No German? No problem!

  • German language courses on different proficiency levels (A1-B2) offered in every module
  • Knowledge of the German language not necessary

       

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Fees & Expenses

Program Fee

 

  • Module 1: 1,600 EUR
  • Module 2: 1,600 EUR
  • Module 3: 2,000 EUR

  

Combination discount

  

  • Module 1 + 2:       3,200 EUR
  • Module 2 + 3:       3,600 EUR
  • Module 1 + 2 + 3: 4,800 EUR

  

  • Program fee includes:

  

  • all academic and German language courses
  • course materials
  • excursions (train, accomodation, guided tours, partially entrance fees)
  • accomodation in a single room in a student dormitory or with a host family
  • a public transportation ticket for use within Tübingen
  • Welcome and farewell reception

  

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Admission

  • Graduates with knowledge in the respective fields of the academic courses
  • Participants must be at least 18 years old
  • Very good command of English