News & events

New student website

Leiden University will shortly be launching the new student website. In the past few months the student website has been extensively overhauled to give it a more up-to-date ‘look and feel’ with shorter, more concise information.


Leo Polak Thesis Prize 2016

Did you graduate this year with a master thesis on a topic in the field of personal meanings of life and/or humanization of society? Then join this competititon. Deadline is 1 October, 2016.


Boyd Leupen wins MSc Thesis Prize 2015

Boyd Leupen has won the Institute of Political Science MSc Thesis Prize 2015. With 'Refuting asymmetrical Kantianism: On the moral standing of animals', Leupen completed his Political Science master studies and contributed an excellent piece of scholarly work. According to the jury, his thesis stands out for its 'erudition, commitment, and depth of argument.'


NATO Internship Programme 2016

Do you study Political Science or International Relations? Are you able to conduct independent research and analysis? If so, you can apply for the NATO Internship programme 2016. Application deadline is 14 April, 2015.