Institute for European Studies at Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Diplomatische Akademie Wien – Vienna School of International Studies, University of Vienna (5-16 July 2021)
*** Please note that because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the July 2021 edition of this Summer School will be organised online, with a reduced tuition fee. ***
*** Please note that all places in the 2021 edition of our Summer School have been filled up and that we are therefore no longer accepting any new applications. If you cannot wait for the summer of 2022 to enrol in a similar programme, check out our Winter School on EU Policy Making (February 2022) focusing on the theme of digital rights. ***
The intensive two-week Jean Monnet Summer School on EU Policy Making is held online from Monday 5 to Friday 16 July 2021. It allows students to explore both the old and the new centre of diplomacy in Europe. The Brussels based Institute for European Studies (VUB) joins forces with the Diplomatische Akademie Wien — Vienna School of International Studies and the University of Vienna to bring you this 'crash course' in European Union Policy Making. The focus area of the Summer edition, which will be civil rights, touching on policy discussions related to human security, migration, anti-discrimination, diversity.
Packed with interactive seminars, this summer programme attracts students and young professionals who wish to broaden their knowledge of the European institutions, European law and the European decision-making process in general. The first week of the summer school reviews the main EU institutions and decision-making procedures. During the second week students learn more about EU foreign relations.