International ILEM Summer School

Deadline: 20 May 2019
Open to: any international MA or Ph.D. students with qualified academic work
Venue: 29 July-04 August 2019, Istanbul, Turkey


The International ILEM Summer School (IISS), which addresses major themes and issues of the Islamic World in every year. The 6th IISS will occur in the Summer of 2019 and its major theme is “Transnational Islam and Challenges of Being Muslim Ummah” The intellectual and political imagination of classical and contemporary Islamic thought has played an important role in the creation and continuation of the Muslim Ummah, and its complex relationship to the “Other” throughout history. Aiming to make Muslims united, this mission enables the transnational understandings and identities of Islam(s) / Muslim(s) with new projections and also makes it compulsory to produce new policies. In this summer school, the idea of being an Ummah, and the challenges faced by this ideal in the light of contemporary developments, will be discussed with special emphases on Theoretical Frameworks, Contemporary Debates, and Future Projections.


Any International MA or Ph.D. students with qualified academic work are expected to apply for the 6th International Summer School.  Applicants must provide a proposal, not less than 900 words or up to maximum 1200 words and the deadline to submit abstracts is May 20th, 2019.


Travel costs of all participants will be covered. Accommodation-meals of all participants will be covered by the organizational committee. Participants do not pay any fee for the registration, social programs etc.

How to apply?  

In order to apply, please fill the application form.

 For more information, please visit the official web page.