Author: European Politics and Society

Student writing

MA Thesis Writing and Deadlines 2024

MA thesis submission deadline is June 14, 2024, at all EPS partner universities. MA theses are assessed according to joint criteria to consult in the MA thesis handbook where formal requirements can also be found. In case a student requires an extension, she/he has to contact the local coordinator by June 4 with an explanation of why the extension is requested. Extension […]

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Open Days

When can you meet us?  January 22, 2024, at 14:00 (CET) via Microsoft Teams March 2024 Leiden University via Microsoft Teams – the exact date will be confirmed All Open Days are online to let everyone join!  What can you expect?  presentation by the EPS team sharing experience by EPS students and alumni Q&A section […]

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Best Theses Award: Results

The selection committee considered eight excellent contestants. All eight theses were strong pieces of research, with a good fit with the EPS focus and objectives, sound methodology and original contribution to our understanding of European politics and society. The committee made sure its decision was not affected by the slightly different standards for theses at […]

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Workshop – Leadership Skills for Collaboration and Dialogue

From November 6 students will be able to participate on workshop that will help them to acquire leadership competencies. The lectures will be given by Blanka Bellak, Ph.D., who is director of Leadership Associates, Angelica Pohnicer and Lida Susek. Participants of the program will develop their leadership, collaboration and dialogue abilities. The program is divided […]

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Newletter April 2024

ACADEMIC EVENT SECTION#1:  Debate on Contemporary UK PoliticsThe 2024 general election is an event of key importance for the United Kingdom. After 14 years in power, may Conservatives be ejected from the office? What is the current UK politics about? What kind of leaders are Keir Starmer and Rishi Sunak. These and other questions will […]

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Newsletter March 2024

ACADEMIC EVENT SECTION #1:  ELS Midseason Event The Netherlands Academy for Empirical Legal Studies, in collaboration with the University in Leiden, is organizing an ELS Midseason Event. A series of short workshops will be given by scholars doing empirical legal research. The program will start at 10 am at the Kamerlingh Onnes Building at Leiden […]

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5th Anniversary

5 years with EPS

More than 90 people from 5 continents came on October 6 and 7, 2022 to Prague to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the European Politics and Society study programme! We would like to thank all the students, alumni, teachers, university workers and other guests for an amazing experience. Thank for your support of the EPS […]

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Newsletter February 2024

ACADEMIC EVENT SECTION #1: Virtual Event: “The Fraught Use of the Term Genocide Since 1945” The event organized by The Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University is part of a new series: Holocaust Studies, Terror and War. This scholarly conversation aims to reflect on the Hamas attack on Israeli civilians on October 7, 2023, and […]

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Newsletter January 2024

ACADEMIC EVENT SECTION #1: Gender and International Criminal Law A conference aimed at exploring the most important issues that determine the boundaries of gender justice in international criminal law is organized in collaboration with the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies, together with other organizations focused on gender justice. The two-day conference will present key […]

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