Environmental policy, Management, Transition studies

Co-organised with Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Alpen-Adria-Universit√§t Klagenfurt and co-operating with EC Tempus project "EnGo – Environmental Governance for Environmental Curricula" and the International Institute for Sustainable Development. This summer school is endorsed by the Global Earth System Governance project  in cooperation with the Global Land Project.


Course date

26 June - 5 July, 2013
15 March, 2013
The application process is closed; no more applications will be reviewed.

Program Costs

Accommodation in CEU Residence Center

  • In Single room: 28 EUR/ night / person - including breakfast
  • In Double room: 17 EUR/ night / person - including breakfast

Estimated living costs: 150-200 EUR

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Financial Aid

  • Financial aid is available in the following categories:
    - tuition waiver
    - accommodation grant
    - travel grant (full or partial)
  • Participants from Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union and Mongolia, as well as those coming from emerging countries worldwide can apply for financial aid in all categories listed above.
  • Participants from developed countries can receive a tuition waiver and are expected to cover their own costs.
  • Participants are NOT eligible to receive financial aid if they attended two CEU funded faculty initiative activities (i.e., CRC, SUN) 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 (welcome and farewell reception, outings, fieldtrips, film screenings, etc.)

Please note that this course does not charge tuition fee.

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 and free accommodation in a shared double room
Participant's own contribution: health insurance, travel and living expenses

3) Full SUN Scholarship
Financial aid: tuition fee waived; free accommodation in a shared double room and a full or partial travel grant
Participant's own contribution: health insurance and living expenses.

The Full SUN Scholarship includes a full or partial travel grant which can be applied for on a competitive basis and will be available in a limited number. Visa costs and short domestic trips are not reimbursed. The citizens of the following countries are not eligible to apply for a travel grant: Bosnia, Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia and the western part of Ukraine and qualify therefore for a Partial SUN Scholarship.