Executive Programmes

The Executive Programmes of the Vienna School of International Studies include special courses, summer schools and seminars centering, above all, on EU specific topics. The programmes are shaped to fit the individual interests and needs of the different groups (diplomats, public administration members, international universities, companies, etc.). Furthermore, the DA offers support and training for states preparing for their upcoming EU presidency.

Should your institution or company and others be interested in tailor-made programmes, please contact our team.


Partnership for Capacity Development

Call for Proposals for an inter-institutional cooperation project for capacity development strengthening tertiary education, research and institutional networks in the fields of Diplomacy, International Relations and European Studies across Southeast Europe, the Black Sea Region and South Caucasus countries
Application deadline: 18 November 2020
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Summer Course 2021

The Summer Course of the Vienna School of International Studies offers intensive German classes for learners of all levels – from beginners to advanced, everybody can find a course suitable to the individual requirements. Classes are taught in small groups by a team of highly experienced trainers specially qualified for teaching “German as a Foreign Language”. By means of creative language learning, research projects and leisure activities students can discover Austria in all facets as well as apply the new language skills acquired during classes. Additionally, lectures and excursions give participants the opportunity to learn about Austrian politics, history, society and culture.
(9 August - 3 September 2021)
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