The Institute of European Integration and Politics is an independent, non-profit research and educational institution. It was founded in 2002 under the auspices of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration of the University of Athens.

Its main mission is to cover the teaching and research needs of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration in the fields of European integration and politics, to initiate teaching activites, to cooperate and exchange scientific knowledge with other academic or research centres in Greece and abroad, to organize seminars, lectures and to forge publications. For these purposes the Institute:

  • Conducts research on topics concerning European integration and politics with emphasis on European economic policy and governance, institutional and political system of the European Union, external relations of the EU, energy and environmenal policy
  • Provides information and conducts scientific analysis on the abovementioned issues
  • Organises summer school courses on contemporary issues related with European integration and politics
  • Organises simulations of the EU institutions in order to enhance the familiarization of the students with their function
  • Cooperates with national and international research institutes and networks
  • Organises PhD seminars on methodology



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