12th edition



Adriatic Moot Court Competition

which will be held at the

Inter-University Centre in Dubrovnik (Croatia), 8 - 14 March 2020


The course is open to interested participants from academia (undergraduate students in higher years of study, postgraduate students, doctoral candidates, junior researchers), practice (governmental institutions, courts, attorney offices, NGOs etc.), journalists and others. The working language is English; therefore proficiency in English is required.

The course format foresees an active involvement of participants through their participation in the moot court competition, as well as through the less formal discussions during the free time. Interested participants will have the possibility to present their own papers/PhD projects relevant to the topics before a competent panel of senior researchers and professionals. The number of participants is limited to 40.

All participants are required to pay a 65€ course fee upon admission to the course via bank transfer. There are no additional fees to be paid. The fee includes the course venue costs, a welcome reception, a guided Dubrovnik sightseeing, high-speed Wi-Fi connection, use of IUC computers and printers, costs of materials distributed as well as other IUC facilities. The Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb will sponsor the costs of the selection process, academic materials, occasional snacks & drinks, certificates and rewards for winners in the moot court as well as best student presentation.

Accommodation information: For course participants, discounted accomodation is available in the IUC dormitory from 15€ per night (https://www.iuc.hr/dormitory.php). For further information, please contact the dormitory directly at office@dormitory.hr. If the IUC dormitory is full, you can contact the monastery next to the IUC that provides accommodation for similar discounted price (e-mail: samostan.dubrovnik@gmail.com). There is also discounted hotel accommodation with breakfast included available for 34€ per night in shared 2-bed accommodation (2 persons need to make a joint reservation) or 58€ per night in single bed rooms. For discounted hotel reservation please contact hei@hei.hr.

The participation/attendance certificate issued by the course director and IUC Dubrovnik is equivalent to 4 ECTS, also sponsored by the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb. For covering travel and accomodation expensses, we strongly advise interested participants to contact their home institutions as well as other fundations that finance educational courses - we can provide interested participants with formal invitation letters if needed. The simple online application form will be open until 16 February 2020. For further questions please contact the Course coordinator Dr Aleksandar Marsavelski (aleksandar.marsavelski@pravo.hr). 




Non bene pro toto libertas venditur auro

"Freedom is not to be sold, not for all the gold of the world"

[An inscription above the gates on Dubrovnik fortress Fort Lawrence in Dubrovnik]


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