Study Trip

The Department of European Political and Governance Studies organizes a 5-day study trip in Luxembourg and Strasbourg where our students visit European and International Institutions and meet with leading experts, civil servants and practitioners.

Students can choose amongst different site visits in addition to recreational activities such as a visit to a winery or a boat tour around Strasbourg. The department dines together on the final evening  to sample Alsatian Flamunkuche.

Study Trip - European Political and Governance Studies Department.February 2019

The Institutions visited include:

In recent years, students met with:

  • Antonio TAJANI (President of the European Parliament)
  • Pervenche BERES (MEP)
  • Colm Mac EOCHAIDH (Judge at the General Court of the European Union)
  • Koen LENAERTS (Vice-President of the European Court of Justice)
  • Paul LEMMENS (Judge at the European Court of Human Rights)

Previous study trips


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