CfA: Master programme in European Integration and Regionalism
The fourth academic year of the Master programme in European Integration and Regionalism has been launched. The Master programme is offered by the University of Graz (www.kfunigraz.ac.at) and implemented in cooperation with the European Academy of Bolzano (www.eurac.edu/org/Minorities/index.htm) and the European Institute of Public Administration, Antennae Luxembourg and Barcelona (www.eipa.nl).
The CORE TOPICS are:
- Module I: European Integration (2 residential weeks in August/September 2006, Bolzano, Italy)
- Module II: EU Law (2 residential weeks in November 2007, Luxembourg)
- Module III: Federalism and Regionalism (2 residential weeks in January 2007, Graz, Austria)
- Module IV: Regional and Social Cohesion (2 residential weeks in March 2007, Barcelona, Spain)
- Module V: Minorities and Diversity (2 residential weeks in June 2007, Bolzano, Italy)
Applications can be made either to the full programme or to single modules. In the latter case attendance of a module will lead to the award of a certificate.
Successful participants of the Master programme will be awarded by the University of Graz the academic degree of a "Master of European Studies" (M.E.S.).
- Civil servants from local, regional or national administrations who are dealing with EU affairs and therefore require both theoretical and practical training in EU and regional issues;
- Lawyers, economists, social scientists and others in the employment of non-governmental organisations wishing to enhance inter-disciplinary skills and to specialise on different aspects of European integration, regionalism and diversity;
- Graduate students wishing to acquire a more in-depth understanding of EU and regional issues, beneficial for a future career in the academia or even practice-orientated work.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION
The deadline for application for the academic year 2006/2007 is 31 May 2006.
START OF THE PROGRAMME
The first module of the academic year 2005/2006 will start on 28 August 2006.
Further information about the programme as well as the application form can be found at http://www.eurac.edu/meir
European Academy of Bolzano
Minorities and Autonomies
Drususallee/Viale Druso 1
I-39100 Bozen/Bolzano, Italy
Phone: +39 0471 055 200
FAX: +39 0471 055 299