2019 MEIA Middle East Summer School

The 2019 Middle East Summer School took place between 5-25 August 2019. The program had 16 participants, advanced students and young professionals with various backgrounds from 11 different countries.

Politics, Economies, and Societies of a Changing Middle East 


The Middle East and International Affairs Research Group (MEIA Research), the Center for Applied Policy Research (CAP) and the Institute of Near and Middle Eastern Studies (INMO) welcome applications for the 2019 Munich - Berlin Middle East Summer School.

Application Deadline: April 1, 2019

  • Program: August 5 - 23, 2019
  • Arrival / Departure: August 3 / August 25, 2019

The Middle East is one of the most exciting as well as most critical world regions in terms of global politics, world economics and social and cultural affairs. In this respect, the 2019 Munich-Berlin Middle East Summer School aims at providing students with a broad understanding of the key political, economic, and societal developments in the contemporary Middle East and of the region’s inter-dependencies and interactions with major countries and regions around the globe. In the seminars, students will be taught by academics and practitioners with long-standing experience in the Middle East in an interactive way. The program also aims at engaging them in a dialogue with students from the region in focus.


The application and the program will be given in English.

For the application procedure and further information on the program, including schedule and syllabus, click www.meia-misu.de


Top Summer Schools 2017: Political Science & International Relations

LMU's Munich-Berlin Middle East Summer School (formerly known as: Munich-Vienna Middle East Summer School) is one of the “Top Summer Schools 2017: Political Science & International Relations”.