The M.A. in “Comparative & Middle East Politics and Society” (CMEPS) is a two-year joint master’s program offered by the University of Tübingen and the American University in Cairo (AUC). It provides in-depth knowledge of the political and societal developments in the Middle East as well as analytical tools for understanding this region’s complex dynamics […]
The CMEPS course structure During their first year of study, students at AUC will take courses on the foundations of political science, while students at Tübingen University will, depending on their first degree, attend courses on political science or Arabic Language training. While studying at the partner university, all students will take Arabic and German […]
CMEPS students benefit from the unique set-up of the program. The integrated semester abroad at the partner university is a valuable opportunity for students to improve their language skills and immerse themselves in a foreign culture; joint classes facilitate personal interaction between Egyptian and German students. The program also includes a practicum module for which […]
In order to submit a complete application to the University of Tübingen, two steps have to be completed by all applicants.
You need to follow all steps within the official application online platform of the University
You need to send physical and certified copies of all documents you uploaded to the Admission Office
If your are not able to physically send in all your documents, please do still submit your online application! Without the submission of your online application the selection committee will not have a chance to look at your application.
If you can send in only some copies of your documents, at least send those…
Please do not abstain from applying to CMEPS just because you are not able to send us physical documents. If a suitable candidate is missing documents we will work towards a solution!
Plans to introduce tuition fees for non-EU citizens
The government of the federal state of “Baden-Württemberg”, where the University of Tübingen is located has agreed to introduce a tuition fee of 1,500 € per term for non-EU students. The bill has not ye been ratified but is planned to take effect by Fall Term 2017/18.
There will be exemption clauses for students from certain backgrounds or countries, but these are not yet agreed upon.
The Research Group of Prof. Schlumberger is hiring two Student Assistants with a workload of 20 hrs per month starting Sept 15th.
– Organisational preparation of teaching
– Support of research activities within the RG
– Support during events
We are looking for persons who aim for a longer commitment.
– …the Capability to work within a team
– …an interest in the topics of the RG (ME, CP, Dev. Politics)
– …good analytical Capabilities
– …very Good Grades
– …very good capabilities to express yourself
– …the capability to speak and write in English very good
– …the capability to operate independently
Good PC-knowledge is a plus.
We furthermore may ask you to meet with your future and former colleagues for a short introduction to your field of work (Einarbeitungsphase).
Please send by July 18th 2016:
– a cover letter (one page)
– Curriculum Vitae (max two pages!)
– Highschool Certificate
– Transcript of Records
Please send your application to Mrs. Stephanie Wagner: firstname.lastname@example.org