Welcome to the Center for Conflict Studies (CCS)
The Center for Conflict Studies (CCS) is a central part of interdisciplinary collaboration and the study of peace and conflict at the Philipps University in Marburg. It was founded in February, 2001 and combines various teaching and research activities. At the MA level it offers two degrees, a German language MA in Friedens- und Konfliktforschung and an international English language MA in Peace and Conflict Studies as a Joint Degree with the University of Kent in Canterbury, UK. At the level of BA programmes, the Center offers export moduls for various BA degrees of the Philipps University. CSS research foci centers on causes and conseqeunces of international and internal conflicts as well as on their management. The Center host a number of research projects, conducts regular conferences and publishes its own working paper series.