Munich-Berlin, Germany

Munich-Berlin Middle East Summer School

when 3 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 EC
fee EUR 800

During the 2020 Munich-Berlin Middle East Summer School, students will be provided with a broad understanding of the key political, economic, and societal developments in the contemporary Middle East. In the seminars, students will be taught by academics and practitioners with long-standing experience in the Middle East and given the opportunity to engage in a dialogue with students from the region in focus.

Target group

The program targets both advanced students and young professionals from various backgrounds.
Applicants should have a general interest in foreign policy, economics, and societal developments and be willing to participate in an interdisciplinary and intercultural learning process. In-depth knowledge of Middle Eastern affairs is not required.

In-class participation, especially in the discussions with experts as well as in the simulation that is part of the program, is essential for the course success and plays an important role in grading.

Lectures, presentations and examinations will be held in English. Knowledge of German is not required.

Credits info

6 EC
Most international colleges and universities accept credits from the MISU LMU. However, each institution has its own policy regarding credit acceptance from other institutions. We strongly recommend that students consult their academic advisor and/or professor to receive credit transfer approval before applying to the MISU Summer Academy. Students who would like to transfer credits to their home universities should print out all documents contact the professor or study abroad advisor and ask for credit and grade approval.

Fee info

EUR 800: Registration fee:
Early Bird € 100 (€ 80,00 for a limited numbers of LMU students)
Regular: € 300,00 (€ 150,00 for a limited numbers of LMU students)
Tuition: € 700,00 (LMU students do not have to pay the tuition fee)
Housing/Transfer/Program Berlin: € 220,00
Housing fee Munich: € 430,00 (single room)