Education economics, Sociology of education

In cooperation with the "Privatisation in Education Initiative" of the Education Support Programme (Open Society Foundations)


Course date

9 July - 13 July, 2012
15 February, 2012
The application process is closed; no more applications will be reviewed.

Target group

The course invites global applications from PhD candidates, early career educational researchers and policy analysts with a PhD, policy makers and government officials, and faculty.


Applications are invited from academics and practitioners in education, particularly those engaged in comparative scholarship and scholarship on education policy, social inequalities, and institutional change. Between 20 and 25 participants are expected.

Language requirement

The language of instruction is English, thus all applicants have to demonstrate a strong command of spoken and written English to be able to participate actively in discussions at seminars and workshops. Some of the shortlisted applicants may be contacted for a telephone interview.