• About the International Association for Political Science Students

    The International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS) is a platform for political science students and students interested in political science issues. The association is international, politically independent, non-profit and student-run, and aims to have global impact in the political science sphere. The International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS) is the only organization representing students of political science and related studies – worldwide. IAPSS seeks to strengthen the academic profile and methodological skills, to broaden the global understanding of the discipline of political science.

     

  • IAPSS Membership

    Membership comes already at 15EUR/year, with reduced rates for those students that come from less privileged backgrounds.
  • Latest IAPSS News

    • July 2, 2015

      Call for Applications: Media Coordinator


      Call for Applications for Media Coordinator of the International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS)  Deadline for Applications: July 15, 2015 The International Association for Political Science Students is herewith calling for
    • June 26, 2015

      IAPSS Represented in Ukraine


      On May 14 and 15, 2015, IAPSS Ukraine held its Fifth National Convention at Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University. The Convention gathered students from all over Ukraine to discuss “Global Challenges in Eurasia: Prospects for
    • June 22, 2015

      Preparation Meeting for IAPSS Summer School 2015 conducted


      On Friday and Saturday, June 19 and 20, 2015 the IAPSS Summer School team met in Venice to settle the last administrative and organizational issues with officials from Venice International University. The IAPSS Summer School 2015 with the theme
    • June 22, 2015

      Call for Applications: Delegations Coordinator


      Call for Applications for Delegations Coordinator of the International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS)  Deadline for Applications: July 15, 2015 The International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS) is herewith
    • June 15, 2015

      IAPSS Think Tank: Call for Applications


      Call for Applications for Members of the Think Tank on ‘Challenging Democracy’ Deadline for Applications: July 15, 2015 The International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS) is recruiting members for the IAPSS Think Tank of 2015
  • Latest ADV articles

    • July 20, 2015

      Maritime Delimitation Agreement between Albania and Greece and the reasons for its failure


      The third week of July, marked the visit of Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs in Albania. Regardless the diplomatic tensions two states had as a consequence of maritime border dispute, both Ministers in their interactions gave positive signs
    • July 14, 2015

      Rising Persia!


        Few weeks ago, I had intention to write something on the Iran as an entry here on ADV. Yet, I have been waiting for the end of the negotiation between Iran and P5+1 to strike a final deal over Iranian nuclear issue to tease my thoughts out on
    • July 14, 2015

      Why are US boots not on the ground in the fight against ISIS? (part 2)


      Bashar Al-Assad, president of Syria has also been blamed for creating conditions which spawned the rise of ISIS in Syria. Assad who is a Shiite also led a government which side-lined the Sunnis from political participation, which in turn induced the
    • July 14, 2015

      Why are US boots not on the ground in the fight against ISIS? (part 1)


      The unforeseen rise of ISIS as an Islamic radical group, has ambitiously captured vast lands in Iraq and Syria with the sole purpose of creating an Islamic Caliphate in the Middle-East. ISIS’s trail in the Middle-East and other countries is
    • July 5, 2015

      The World Government: The End of “political”?


      Every major global event is like a two-side coin, but in the context I am going to write about the two sides are not the good and the bad one as usual. For the purpose of this article one side of the coin will be the formal one – decisions have