International Summer University for Intercultural Leadership


The seventh Aladdin Summer University brings together 50 students  from 30 partner universities and 24 different nationalities at Bahçeşehir University in Istanbul from 14 to 27 July 2019.

The University of Bahçeşehir will also host, on July 16, the inaugural conference: "Integration of Muslim Migrants in the West: Challenges and solutions?»

Bringing together students but also political leaders, representatives of partner institutions, academics, journalists and civil society activists, this conference will address the following questions at two round tables: "Integration of Muslims in Europe: Between progress and regression" and "Strategies and best practices for a more successful integration".

This year’s academic partners:

- Ain Shams University (Egypt)

- Al Quds University (Palestinian Authority)

- American University of Iraq (Iraq)

- Ankara University (Turkey)

- Bahçesehir University (Turkey)

- Baku State University (Azerbaijan)

- Bogazici University (Turkey)

- Boston College (USA)

- Cadi Ayyad (Morocco)

- Catholic University Lyon (France)

- Cologne University (Germany)

- Columbia University (USA)

- Freie Universität Berlin (Germany)

- The Graduate Institute (Switzerland)

- INALCO (France)

- Kadir Has University (Turkey)

- KOC University (Turkey)

- Mohamed V University (Morocco)

- Saint-Joseph University (Lebanon)

- Salahaddin University – Erbil (Iraq)

- Sao Paulo University (Brazil)

- Sapienza University of Rome (Italy)

- Sciences Po Paris (France)

- Tel Aviv University (Israel)

- Université de Barcelone

- Université de Tunis  Manouba (Tunisia)

- Université d’Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

- University of Bern (Switzerland)

- University of California Los Angeles UCLA (USA)

- University of Haifa (Israel)

- University of Oslo (Norway)