Universität Erfurt

Professur für Islamwissenschaft

Summer School: "Muslims in the West"


Welcome to the website of our internationally renowned summer school “Muslims in the West”, supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). This year, the Summer School will take place from 12-25 August 2018 and focuses on the issue of reform and reformation. For more detail, please see our rationale.

Participants will receive a grant covering a major part of their travel and accommodation expenses. Besides a careful reading of selected texts in advance, each participant is expected to actively take part in and contribute to the workshops. The working language is English. Applicants must be under the age of 27 and must have graduated with a BA prior to the start of the School.

To begin the application process, please fill out and submit the application form (it requires your CV and a 400-word statement of motivation). All application documents should be submitted in English. You can find the answers to frequently asked questions regarding the Summer School conditions here

The application deadline is 30 March 2018. Once the selection process is complete, the chosen participants will be given further instructions.

If you have any questions not answered in frequently asked questions, please contact: muslims-in-the-west@uni-erfurt.de.

Registration for "Students of the University of Erfurt"

Students of the University of Erfurt who want to take part in the Summer School can enroll via different modules/study subjects: B and B.A. Studium Fundamentale, B and B.A. Religious Studies, M Literary Studies, M and M.A. Religious Studies and M Law, Social Sciences & Law (Stawi). Please check ELVIS and adhere to the enrollment period!

Over and above, please give notice of your interest of participation (including your CV and a 400-word statement of motivation) via mail to Mrs. Ines Scheidt (ines.scheidt@uni-erfurt.de).



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