Debating in English


For all of you who prefer debating in English, especially for students from abroad, we offer English debates in the format British Parliamentary Style (BPS). Before the actual debate one of our club members will give an introductory workshop related to the evening’s debating motion, which may serve as a starting point for your search for arguments.


Summer Term 2018
You are a beginner and have little or no experience in debating? No problem: On the 8th of May this workshop will be a general introduction into the format BPS to prepare you for your first debate. After this kickoff, there will be a debate on the first Tuesday of the month, taking place in room D 2005 The workshop will start at 06:30 p.m., the actual debate will follow up at 07:15 p.m.

To wrap things up, here’s a summary of dates:

·       8th of May (kickoff): Introduction to BPS for beginners

·       5th of June

·       3rd of July


Looking forward to seeing you!