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Hessen International Summer University (ISU)

Germany and Europe in a Turbulent World: History, Politics, Society, and Culture

July 14 – August 11

We prolonged our early-bird deadline!
Applicants who complete their registration until April 15th will receive a discount of EUR 250! They will be asked to pay EUR 1.850 instead of EUR 2.100.
Registration is complete if you uploaded your transcript of records, a motivation letter (1 page), and a signed copy of our guidelines.

Join us in Marburg for our unique academic and cultural summer program (July 14th – August 11th) and spend four weeks in a university town, situated right in the heart of Germany, to expand your knowledge, meet and learn with students from all over the world and gain international experience. At the ISU you will be able to:

  • Attend academic classes
  • Learn German (Prior knowledge of German is not required )
  • Join multicultural activities
  • Gain ECTS credits

We invite all students to apply for the ISU. Especially those students, aiming towards degrees concerning History, Politics, International Relations and the various branches of social sciences and humanities will be interested in our program.

This year, we were once again able to find renowned professors, who will be presenting seminars in English, on the following Topics.

  • German and European History
  • Politics
  • International Relations
  • Sociology
  • Cultural Studies
  • German Studies
  • European Integration
  • Peace and Conflict Studies

Our program is not only designed to allow you take an important step towards your academic goals and enhance your German knowledge; the ISU in Marburg will allow you to expand on your international ambitions as you discuss current political topics, participate in interesting trips, find friends, broaden your horizon, taste local food and so much more… because once you go home, we want you to think of the ISU Marburg as an enriching and unforgettable experience.

 Registration is open! Please click here.