For prospective students

Berlin Bound: Sneak Peek into International Law for Incoming MIA Students

Learn more about your first-semester core coursework as an incoming MIA student.

You’ve been admitted to the MIA and you aren’t sure what to expect in your first semester of coursework? This session is for you. Join us in conversation with Silvia Steininger, who will co-instruct International Law in the Fall 2024 term. Silvia will introduce you to the course fundamentals, including the structure and the sources of international law, and the operation of international law in selected substantive areas covering international security, human rights, migration, global economy and the climate crisis. Silvia Steininger is a postdoctoral researcher at the Hertie School's Centre for Fundamental Rights. Her research engages in interdisciplinary perspectives on international law and domestic, regional, and international courts, in particular in the area of human rights and economic law.

Meet the team