Be part of a unique transnational MA & PhD experience in which you graduate from two prestigious universities in Africa and Europe. Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia and Leipzig University in Germany jointly offer a two year MA program AND a three year PhD Program that takes Africa at its heart. Get immersed in an interdisciplinary and intercultural
environment that provides you with knowledge and skills required on a global job market. The program takes place in Addis Ababa, the political capital of Africa and includes an organized semester at Leipzig University, center of excellence for research on processes of globalization and area studies.
The Institute of African Worlds (IMAF) is an interdiscliplinary research unit (medieval and modern history, anthropology, political science, archeology) working all over the Africas. It was created on January 1st, 2014, from the Center for African World Studies (CEMAf), the Center for African Studies (CEAf) and the Center for Social History of Mediterranean Islam (CHSIM). IMAF is a joint interdisciplinary (history, art history, anthropology, political science, history of law, archaeology and geography) research institute for studying the African continent and its diaspora communities.... read more
All applications should be sent to;
Daniel Gebreegziabher Kebede, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Peace and Security Studies
Global Studies: Peace and Security in Africa
Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS)
Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Dr. Claudia Baumann
Research Associate and Programme Coordinator
MA/PhD Global Studies: Peace and Security in Africa
Global and European Studies Institute (GESI)
Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
For more details, visit the scholarship website