Cosmopolis (2012-2017) unites several research and educational programmes into one community. It is attached to the department of Colonial and Global History at the Institute for History of Leiden University. As a schoarly community, it follows in the footsteps of the TANAP (1999-2006) and ENCOMPASS (2006-2012) programmes that were executed from 1999 onward.
From 2012 to 2017, the Institute for History offers the successful Foundation Year that prepares MA and PhD students from all over the world to work with Dutch-language research materials.
Information on seminars and other events (co)organized by Cosmopolis in the academic year of 2015-2016.