Global Politics Summer School China taking off for the 13th time

CGP is happy to be back to SIRPA/ Fudan University with their 13th joint Global Politics Summer School China. After not being able to carry out the school last year, CGP and SIRPA joined efforts to make the school as much of a success as in previous years.

News from Aug 22, 2017

Prof. Segbers at FUBiS Summer University

Freie Universität Berlin International Summer and Winter University (FUBiS) is an intensive academic program which offers international students a first insight into German culture and language. From 22 July – 19 August, Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers, Director of the Center for Global Politics (CGP), ...

News from Aug 18, 2017

The 2017 GSGP Graduates: Wang Congyue

In this portrait series, we introduce our the 2017 graduates of our Graduate School of Global Politics. First, we congratulate Wang Congyue on successfully completing our 3-year PhD Program.

News from Aug 16, 2017

Prof. Segbers as Expert for Deutschlandfunk

Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers, Director of the Center for Global Politics, was interviewed as expert by German radio station Deutschlandfunk.

News from Aug 11, 2017

Meet the New Scholars of the Global Mind Scholarship

In cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), the Center for Global Politics (CGP) offers the Global Minds Scholarship to global change-makers from core areas in future global politics.

News from Aug 11, 2017

Preparatory Course for IRO Master's Students

In October 2017, we welcome the 12th run of International Relations Online (IRO) students to the Center for Global Politics. In order to prepare them for two exciting years ahead, we provide them with a preparatory course on everything they need to know before coming to class for the first time.

News from Jul 26, 2017

Two-Day Intensive Seminar: Theory is Key

Last week, from 13 - 14 July, the Graduate School of Global Politics (GSGP) hosted a two-day intensive seminar for its 9thrun of PhD candidtes. Led by Dr. Siegfried Schieder, the seminar focused on current macro-theoretical debates in International Relations.

News from Jul 18, 2017

Time to Say Goodbye: Taking a Look Back at the GPSS Iran 2017

After ten days full of new insights and experiences, the Global Politics Summer School (GPSS) Iran 2017 has come to an end. Now that we take a look back at our time in Tehran, we would like to thank once again our partners, lecturers and participants! 

News from Jul 18, 2017

GSGP PhD Candidates Return to Berlin for Two-Day Intensive Seminar

Starting tomorrow, July 13, the PhD candidates of the 9th run of the Graduate School of Global Politics (GSGP) return to Freie Universität Berlin (FU Berlin) for a two-day intensive seminar.

News from Jul 12, 2017

Global Minds for Global Change

Political and social changes do not just occur - they require people with courage and commitment. The Center for Global Politics (CGP), in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation, has established a Global Minds Scholarship to support young and dedicated change-makers in different regi­ons ...

News from Jul 10, 2017

First Impressions from Tehran

From July 1st to July 12, the Center for Global Politics at Freie Universität Berlin and the Center for Graduate International Studies at Tehran University are hosting the Global Politics Summer School Iran for the first time together. This program offers 26 participants from Iran, Germany and ...

News from Jul 07, 2017

Prof. Dr. Segbers as expert at annual symposium hosted by FSVC and Carnegie Corporation of New York

On June 23-25, Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers participated in the 18th annual symposium hosted by the Financial Services Volunteer Corps (FSVC) and the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Accepting the invitation to discuss current political, economic, security and environmental issues with more than over ...

News from Jul 04, 2017

CGP welcomes delegation from PR China

The Center for Global Politics (CGP) advocates a strong global dialogue. On June 27, we welcomed a delegation of distinguished guests from the Development Research Center (DRC) of the State Council of the People's Republic of China. We thank our guests for this important opportunity to discuss ...

News from Jul 04, 2017

Seasonal School returns to Iran

Last weekend, starting July 1st, the Center for Global Politics' (CGP) Seasonal School has returned to Iran for the first time since 2013. After a four-year hiatus, this year's program brings together 26 participants in Tehran.

News from Jul 03, 2017

"Full of Energy" – FAZ on CGP board member Hildegard Müller

CGP board member Hildegard Müller is Chief Operating Officer (COO) Grid & Infrastructure of innogy SE, Germany’s leading energy company dedicated to a modern, decarbonised, decentralised and digital energy world. In its Sunday edition, the German Newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung ...

News from Jun 12, 2017

Guest Talk by Ian Bond

On May 18, Ian Bond, Director of Foreign Policy at the Centre for European Reform, recently held a guest talk at the Institute of East European Studies at Freie Universität (FU) Berlin.

News from May 29, 2017

Where is the world heading? Global Politics Workshop 2017 in Ukraine

For this year’s Global Politics Workshop in Ukraine, 17 young researchers from around the globe gathered to discuss current trends and developments in International Relations. The idea behind the Workshop proved to be on the pulse of time as the different program components shed light on academic ...

News from May 22, 2017

CGP receives delegation from Guandong in China

The Center for Global Politics (CGP) dedicates its work to inspiring international dialogue and global progress. For this reason, on April 21, we were excited to welcome our distinguished guests from Guandong in China. Together, we took the time to talk about the political challenges lying ahead.

News from May 04, 2017

Administrative Change at German Studies Russia

Due to an administrative change at MGIMO University, the program German Studies Russia will no longer be connected to the Faculty of Political Science. Instead starting from July 2017 it will be a faculty-overlapping program in direct cooperation with the University Directorate. We would like to ...

News from Apr 11, 2017


Die Abteilung Politik sucht eine neue studentische Hilfskraft. Bis zum 03. April 2017 können sich Studierende bewerben.

News from Mar 28, 2017