• July 9-19, 2017
  • Nafplio, Greece

The Olympia Summer Academy (OSA) and the European International Studies Association (EISA) are pleased to announce a unique educational opportunity for graduate students, junior researchers and practitioners: the 2017 Olympia Summer Academy in Politics and International Studies.

Courses, dates & venue

The Olympia Summer Academy will take place from July 9 to 19, 2017 in the picturesque seaport town of Nafplio, Greece. The six course cycles offered are:

  • Conflict and Political Violence
  • Terrorism and Counterterrorism
  • Turkey in the 21st Century: Politics, Society & Economy
  • The History, Philosophy, and Sociology of International Relations
  • Identity Politics and Ethno-Religious Conflicts in the 21st Century
  • Political Risk Analysis

Why apply?

Join us and benefit from:

  • a faculty at the cutting edge of academic research
  • a student-centered approach, with faculty and students engaged in the learning experience both inside and outside the classroom
  • a worldwide scholarly network that each year brings together a highly diverse and talented group of about 100 graduate students and professors from more than 30 countries
  • a program with a tremendous social dynamic; the intellectual bonds and relationships formed at the Academy continue long after its conclusion
  • a picturesque venue where ancient meets modern.

More info & How to apply

For all information in regards to the program and the application process, please visit:

Watch here the OSA teaser:

  • Early application deadline: March 3, 2017.
    Early applicants will receive a 50€ discount on the registration fee.
  • Regular application deadline: May 3, 2017.