Environmental economics, Public policy, Sustainable development

The course is organized by the UNIDO Institute for Capacity Development in cooperation with the Central European University (CEU). It is supported by United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

Course date

29 June - 10 July, 2015

Financial information

Program Costs

- Tuition Fee: 550 EUR ("Early Bird" fee: 500 EUR)

- Accommodation in CEU Residence Center

  • In Single room: 28 EUR/ night / person - including breakfast

  • In Shared Double room: 17 EUR/ night / person - including breakfast

- Estimated living costs: 150-200 EUR

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Financial Aid

UNIDO offers full and partial funding for selected participants.

  • Financial aid is available in the following categories:
    - tuition waiver
    - accommodation grant
    - travel grant (full or partial)
    - stipend (200 EUR)
  • All applicants are eligible to apply for financial aid except applicants who attended two CEU summer university courses within a four-year period.

SUN Packages

All packages will include the following:

  • tuition of 24 contact hours per week
  • a certificate of attendance
  • access to course E-learning page (with readings, assignments, etc.)
  • access to CEU facilities (Library and IT services)
  • some social and cultural events depending on the course schedules (e.g. welcome and farewell reception / outings / fieldtrips / film screenings, etc.)

1. Fee-Paying Package

Financial aid: N/A
Participant's own contribution: tuition, travel, accommodation, health insurance and living expenses

Payment deadline

- April 30 (Early Bird fee)
- May 28 (Full tuition fee)

Cancellation Policy

In the event of cancellation, CEU will refund the tuition fee as follows:
  1. Before May 28 CEU will fully refund the tuition fee.
  2. Between May 28th and 14 days prior to the course starting 80% of the tuition fee will be refunded. 
  3. Within 14 days of the course starting no refund for tuition fees will be given.

2. Financial Aid Packages

  1. Tuition Waiver
    Financial aid: tuition fee waived
    Participant's own contribution: health insurance, travel, accommodation and living expenses
  2. Partial SUN Scholarship
    Financial aid: tuition fee waived, free accommodation in a single room and stipend
    Participant's own contribution: health insurance and travel expenses
  3. Full SUN Scholarship
    Financial aid: tuition fee waived; free accommodation in a single room, stipend and a full or partial travel grant
    Participants own contribution: health insurance