Course date

26 June - 30 June, 2017
5 March, 2017
The application deadline has expired. Late applications will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

Important dates and deadlines

General application deadline for most courses: February 14, 2018


In exceptional cases the application deadline is different from the above. See the list of these courses below:

  • Collaborative Local Government for an Open Society: March 20, 2018
  • Geospatial Solutions for Water Management: February 18, 2018
  • Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction: February 18, 2018
  • Policies and Practices in Lifelong Learning at Universities: March 5, 2018
  • The Precautionary Principle: March 1, 2018

Important program dates (for all courses):

  • Email notification about the decision: mid-April - mid-May (for the courses on Mediation and Policies and Practices in Lifelong Learning at Universities email notification will start by mid-March or earlier)
  • Participants confirm acceptance and housing needs: in two weeks after receipt of the acceptance notification
  • Activation of the course-specific e-learning sites with readings and course outlines: end of April - end of May
  • Early-bird deadline of tuition payment for fee-paying participants: March - April, for course specifique early bird deadline see the course website
  • Tuition payment deadline for fee-paying participants: April - May, for course specifique fee payment deadline see the course website
  • Participants needing a visa reserve tickets, confirm exact travel dates to SUN; SUN Office sends out original invitation letter and room reservation for visa application: 6 weeks prior to arrival
  • Participants submit visa applications: 30 days prior to arrival
  • Participant arrivals, hotel check-in, and registration: one day before the course starts
  • Orientation session at CEU: on the first day of the course