International Summer School “Human Rights in Theory and Practice”, Leipzig

25.09.2023, 08:00 Uhr - 29.09.2023, 14:00 Uhr


Interested in human and fundamental rights protection? Don’t miss out on the opportunity to deepen your knowledge and understanding of human rights at the 3rd International Summer School – Human Rights in Theory and Practice, organized by Prof. Dr. Mattias Wendel, Professor for European law at Leipzig University. Our Summer School will be held online and in Leipzig under the motto: The Dynamic Evolution of Fundamental and Human Rights. Our programme includes exclusive participation in this year's Rule of Law Conference, organised by the Saxon State Ministry of Justice and for Democracy, Europe and Equality, which will feature renowned speakers such as Didier Reynders, Koen Lenaerts and Katarina Barley

Everybody is welcome! The Summer School is intended for advanced students of law, political science, international relations and similar fields. Prior knowledge about the European Human Rights System is beneficial but not mandatory.

After successfully taking part in the Summer School and passing a short test, in person participants will receive a participation certificate awarding 5 ECTS, while online participants will receive a participation certificate awarding 3 ECTS

The participation fee for in-person participants is 150 EUR, and for online participants 30 EUR. The (in person) participation fee includes the costs for the participation in the Summer School, the Opening Dinner on September 25th, lunch and catering during the lectures of the Summer School as well as exclusive access to the Rule of Law Conference. The Summer School will be held in English.

Join us in Leipzig this September to engage in stimulating discussions, learn from experts in the field, and connect with students from around the world. 


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Leipzig University, InVEA e.V. and TU Dresden


Leipzig University 

Augustusplatz 10 

04109 Leipzig

(details will be provided after successful application)


Prof. Dr. Mattias Wendel

Professor of Public Law, EU Law, International Law, Migration Law and Comparative Law
Leipzig University, Faculty of Law

Burgstraße 21
04109 Leipzig 


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