Graz International Summer School Seggau 2015

The University of Graz is delighted to inform you that the Call for Applications for the Graz International Summer School Seggau 2015 – Shifting Perspectives: Europe and the Americas is now open.

Focusing on the emphasis areas of the University of Graz – South Eastern Europe and North, Central and South America – the summer school will take place from June 28th to July 11th, 2011 at Seggau Castle in Styria, in the wine region close to the Slovene border.  

Emphasizing on the aspects of shifting perspectives, transformation processes and demographic change, interdisciplinary morning lectures will provide the context for the seven specialized seminar workshops in the afternoon. The Graz International Summer School Seggau is designed for internationally oriented, highly motivated students from all disciplines, who wish to deepen their understanding of current European and International affairs by studying and discussing global developments and challenges in terms of shifting perspectives reflecting aspects of individual, social, political, religious, cultural, literary, regional, economic, cohort and national identities.


Here you can find a PDF version of our brochure, containing all relevant information about the summer school. We kindly ask you to pass it on for example through list servers, department mailing lists, to student associations as well as to post it on relevant websites etc..

Detailed information about the summer school program can be found on our website Please note that we continually update the website with more information.


There will be various scholarship schemes available, so please encourage your students to apply. In the past, students and teaching staff from more than 35 different countries have provided a diverse and stimulating international classroom, and we would love to welcome students from your university to this exciting summer school. 


Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about the program: [email protected]   

We would be happy to mail you brochures and posters for your institution, so please supply us with an address if you wish to do so.