Architecture, Cultural heritage studies, History, Social anthropology, Sociology, Urban Studies

In co-operation with the Open Society University Network, the Metropolitan Research InstituteHungary, the Visegrad Fund and Open Heritage.


Our Visegrad partner institutions are Materiality, Alliance of Old Market Hall and Tomas Bata University

Course date

6 July - 10 July, 2020
31 May, 2020
The application deadline expired.

Target group

Postgraduate students, junior researchers, practicing professionals active in the field of research, teaching, and policymaking of related subjects (heritage studies, urban studies, architecture, tourism studies, cultural geography, management, marketing, government and public policy, exhibition design, social technology, participatory design, etc.), with a minimum of MA or equivalent in any of these fields.

Undergraduates without a university degree will not be considered.


Participants shall meet the following criteria:
• Have a BA, MA or PhD degree or equivalent;
• Be fluent in English;
• Have demonstrable achievements in research or practice;
• Demonstrate familiarity with the fields related to the course. (Applicants are required to bring case studies identifying specific problems which will be the basis of seminar discussions.)
• Demonstrate originality and motivation in their application letter.

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.