European Commission, Brussels
Another interesting visit for students of Law and Politics, The European Commission comprises twenty 27 member States and is at the heart of the EU's policy defining process.
It's function is to initiate legislative proposals, guard the Treaties and execute of Union policies and of international trade relationships. Visits to the European Commission must be booked directly by the group leader.
Please contact our student travel experts at FHT Group Tours and we will be delighted to incorporate your visit into an enriching itinerary for your next student trip to Brussels for Law and Politics.
The European Parliament, together with the Council of the European Union and the European Commission exercises the legislative function of the EU.
Informative visits of the parliament are organised for groups that last around an hour that include a general introduction by an EP official to the role and work of the European Parliament. On occasion, this could be followed by a discussion with an MEP if parliamentary business allows.
When the European Parliament is in session, groups may be able to observe MEPs' debates 'live' from the visitors' gallery.