SARAJEVO, HISTORY OF DIVERSITY AND CONFLICT Sarajevo is steeped in history; starting from the Old Town and working your way out, the Ottoman, Austro-Hungarian, and finally communist architecture are all present. Sarajevo is where Archduke Franz Ferdinand I, heir to...


We aim to learn from our participants and to improve the ISSS experience. Below are two ISSS testimonies from Nieve and Severine.

ISSS alumni

The number of alumni of ISSS is growing each year. Bellow are the names a universities of ALMUMNI to this date. Please mind that a significant number of our alumni has continued with their studies. Ainta Dervishi Albania University of Piraeus, Athens/Greece...

 The ISSS ALUMNI NETWORK has over 400 motivated young professionals who have a strong background and interest in DISCOVERING, STUDYING AND EXPERIENCING the intriguing issues of Rule of Law, Human Rights, Democracy and Transitional Justice.

Members of the ISSS ALUMNI NETWORK are former International Summer School Sarajevo participants.

They all came to International Summer Schools Sarajevo as students pursuing their MA and PhD studies at prominent Universities from Europe and world like Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, University of Graz, Linkoping University, Sweden, Universite Robert Schuman, Strasbourg, University of Sofia “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Sofia, Bulgaria, Universite Robert Schuman, Strasbourg, Radboud University Nijmegen, MALS Georgetown University, Oxford University/ Nottingham University, University of Sarajevo/Bologna, University of Florence, Italy, University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, UK, Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, St. John’s University, New York, Rome Campus, King's College London, UK, La Sorbonne, Paris, France and many others. A number of them came to ISSS as young professionals working in topic related fields.

ISSS ALUMNI NETWORK MEMBERS are future decision makers, young leaders and professionals in academia, NGOs and government trying to make a change worldwide. The amount of their experience in extracurricular activities such as various competitions, moot court, within think-tanks and their professional experience present a challenge to every lecturer. ISSS ALUMNI NETWORK members are nationals of Albania, Azerbaijan, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brasil, Bulgaria, Canada Croatia, China, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Kyrgistan, Malta, Montenegro, the Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, the UK and the US.