Summer University- 'The Relations between Europe and Turkey’

July 15th to August 2nd 2008

European Institute of Istanbul Bilgi University is organizing a Summer University program on ‘The Relations between Europe and Turkey’ in collaboration with Centre International de Formation Européenne (CIFE).


The two-weeks Summer University program will commence on July 15 and will host 20 Turkish students and 20 foreign students, who will be accepted on scholarship basis. The scholarships will cover accommodation and tuition fees. Students who successfully complete the program will acquire 6 ECTS credits. Graduate and undergraduate students with background training in international relations, political science, economics, management, EU studies and law are eligible to apply.

The Summer University will consist of lectures from expert academicians and prominent European politicians, both from abroad and from Turkey, as well as simulations and extracurricular activities. The working language of the Summer University will be English. Students will be accommodated at the Istanbul Bilgi University Tophane Dormitories and lectures will take place at the Dolapdere Campus.

Turkish applicants can contact Suna Gökçe, via e-mail, with a copy of their CV and a ‘Statement of Purpose’ (maximum 1,500 words), written in English, reflecting their thoughts and views on how they can benefit from the Summer University.

Application: İstanbul Bilgi University European Institute
Suna Gökçe:
Tel: 0212.311 64 99

Foreign applicants can contact Marie-France Perdigon, from CIFE, via e-mail.

Application: Marie-France PERDIGON
Director of the Summer University Programs


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