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Romania, Bucharest

Policy Evaluation in Agriculture

USAMV Bucharest and its partners within the ENHANCE consortium invite highly motivated postgraduate students (Master or PhD), researchers from agro-economics disciplines, and young...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 145
Switzerland, Geneva

Economics of Climate Change

This multi-disciplinary five-day course provides an in-depth overview of the economics of climate change, and the risks and opportunities they present. After having covered the...

Netherlands, Wageningen

Green genetics

Are you a student? Is the plant breeding world your field of interest? Do terms like green genetics, horticulture & plant breeding sound familiar? Then we invite you to participate...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
Netherlands, Wageningen

Greenhouse Horticulture

Wageningen University & Research is the “knowledge heart” of the Dutch Greenhouse Horticulture, which is the most advanced and productive in the world. Scientists of Wageningen Uni...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Umwelt-Campus Birkenfeld and National Park Hunsrück.Hochwald

IT Fundamentals of National Park Monitoring

Do you study a subject in the fields of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Computer Science or Engineering? Are you also interested in working in a national park or biosphere reser...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 395

Environmental-Friendly Technologies for Solid Waste Treatment

Subjects covered: • Waste characterization and classification • Recycling technologies • Waste disposal technologies • Biodegradable waste; industrial composting and biogas...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Finland, Kuopio

Advanced Course on Environmental Data-Mining (ADM)

Basic concepts of time-series modeling and classification, pre-processing and visualizing the time-series, classification, evaluating the performance of the model, traditional meth...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Netherlands, Enschede

Fossil free cities

Our world moves toward non-fossil, clean energy. The summer course is about initiatives aiming to substitute fossil fuels for renewable energy. We learn about possibilities fr...

Finland, Helsinki

Environmental Ethics in a Global Context

This course is an introduction to environmental ethics as a philosophical discipline helpful to analyse environmental case studies. It aims to raise awareness about the fundamental...

Finland, Helsinki

Environmental Impacts of Catchment from Headwaters to the Sea

This course introduces students to the overall picture of environmental impact on the Baltic Sea. It will do so by analysing the role of catchment area and inland waters in the wat...

Finland, Helsinki

Introduction to Modern Atmospheric Science I – Look on air quality in China

What is good air quality and what determines the quality of the air that we breathe? This course on modern atmospheric science examines the key themes and processes affecting air q...

Finland, Helsinki

Managing Sustainable Forest Landscapes

This course seeks to enhance our understanding of forest ecosystem services, not least as the future of global forest resources is a daily concern in international policy debate an...

Denmark, Aarhus

Feed Ration Planning in Dairy Cattle Herds

Optimal composed feed rations are necessary to obtain an efficient milk production in dairy cattle herds. Forages constitute a major part of the feed ration for dairy cows, but the...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 140
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Feeding The Billions: Challenges and Innovations in Food and Water Security

There are 7 billion people to feed today, and this number is expected to increase to 9 billion by 2050. This implies that more food is needed; more food means that more water is re...

Denmark, Aarhus

Food and Ingredients

Are you interested in gaining an insight into the latest challenges and solutions related to food? Do you want to strengthen your international network? Would you like to get an in...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 140
Denmark, Copenhagen

International Nature Conservation

This course will help students understand some of the key debates going on in conservation science at the present time. The themes to be addressed broadly follow the highest ranked...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
Hungary, Budapest

Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction

Advances in ICTs are increasingly empowering citizens to play a more proactive role in managing disaster risks and more effectively responding when disasters hit. The ability of de...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 1 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Germany, Berlin

Global Challenges - Sustainable Futures

The course introduces students to the politics, ethics, and governance of sustainability. The key challenges of our time are global by nature. However, the current system of global...

duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Governing Climate Change: Theory and Practice

In this course students examine different approaches to coping with climate change, from international agreements to market-based solutions and private activities. Theory is mixed...

Netherlands, Wageningen

Animal Breeding and Genetics

“Food security in a changing world – how can animal breeders contribute?” is the key question during the Summer course Animal Breeding and Genetics. The course is meant for student...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 200
Greece, Patras

Wastewater and Biosolids Management

The Hellenic Open University (HOU) is organizing the 3rd distance education e-learning Summer School on "Wastewater and Biosolids Management " (WWSS17), in the context of the Postg...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100
Italy, Venice

Understanding and Managing Climate Change: Coping with Sea Level Rise ea Level Rise

Students will explore and become familiar with the following topics: Causes and consequences of global environmental change and Sea Level Rise: available records, models and futu...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Urban Food Experience: Exploring Food & the City

Food and cities are intrinsically connected. Yet it is precisely in cities that we are less and less aware of this, as the production and processing of most of our food now takes p...

Switzerland, Basel

Sustainability and Risks – How to deal with risk issues in sustainability research?

This year's Summer School examines the interlinkages between sustainability and risk issues throughout all disciplines. In an inspiring interdisciplinary setting we will discuss an...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS

Food Hygiene

Program of the summer school is focused on expanding the standard of practical and theoretical knowledge and skills of students of the veterinarian faculties in branch of veterinar...

Netherlands, Wageningen

Image analysis for plant phenotyping

Are you looking for a complete overview of image analysis techniques for automatic plant phenotyping? The Centre for Plant Integrative Biology (CPIB) at the university of Nottingh...

language English
duration 1 week
Austria, Vienna

Plants and People - Contemporary Ethnobotanical Research and Application

Ethnobotany forms a sub-discipline of ethnobiological research and refers to human-plant relationships. It is a multi-disciplinary scientific field that requires both anthropologic...

Hungary, Budapest

Geospatial Technologies for Sustainable Water Management

This course is part of a series of “Bridging ICTs and the Environment” workshops that aim to address that gap: providing in-service education and professional training for environm...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 1 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Netherlands, The Hague

Urban Delta Development Worldwide

Are you eager to learn more how to deal with the ‘urban wicked problems' of today and the future, by exploring the complexity of delta areas around the world? In 2050, ca 650 milli...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 899
United Kingdom, London

Climate Change: Policy & Governance

According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, warming of the global climate system is "unequivocal." But rather than a thing of the future, the consequences of anthro...

United Kingdom, London

Climate and Energy

What is the evidence for anthropogenic climate change? How can we generate low-carbon electricity from nuclear and renewable sources, and how can we make our transport infrastructu...

Denmark, Jutland & Copenhagen

Advanced Plant Identification

Identification of vascular plants to species. Knowledge: Overview over botanical terminology and available tools for plant identification, experience in critical use of ident...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
France, Bordeaux

Weak signals and emerging issues in ecological transition

The COTE Cluster of Excellence organises its fifth Summer School on "Weak signals and emerging issues in ecological transition". The ecological transitions are not straightforward...

language English
duration 1 week
France, Angers

FRESCO_Integrated experimental approaches

The first FRESCO Summer School addresses a wide array of innovative interdisciplinary research tools used in coastal foraminiferal studies. The summer school offers a combination...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 375
France, Angers

FOBIMO_Biomonitoring

The first FRESCO Summer School addresses a wide array of innovative interdisciplinary research tools used in coastal foraminiferal studies. The summer school offers a combination...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 375
Italy, Sillico, Pieve Fosciana, Lucca

Food and Innovation in Rural Transition: the Tuscany case

The programme will be focused on gaining awareness and competencies about food issues and transition in agriculture and rural areas through the framework of innovation theories; th...

Switzerland, Geneva

Global Environment, Energy and Risk

Description This course is an intense program on environmental governance, sustainability and energy dynamics across the globe. During this program participants will st...

Denmark, Aarhus

Integrated Nutrient Management

This course will give you insight into the roles of research, consultancy and legislation in the integrated nutrient management in Denmark and how they contributed to reduce the im...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 140
Croatia, Dubrovnik

Balancing Bio-resources and energy production

The eseia International Summer School 2017 “Balancing of bio-resources and energy production” aims to cover fundamental aspects and to reveal solutions in the quest for innovations...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 620
Greece, ATHENS

Energy and the Environment in the Mediterranean Sea

The programme highlights the impacts and vulnerability of the Mediterranean energy system in the face of the inevitable climate change in the region. It also shows how development...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Hungary, Budapest

The Precautionary Principle: Governance of Innovation and Innovations in Governance

This course is the second edition of the highly successful 2015 SUN course on the same topic. The faculty is composed of renowned and high profile scholars and practitioners with b...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 1.5 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Netherlands, Medellín, Colombia

Traumatized Cities

Are you interested in cities and urban life? Are you fascinated by highly complex cities such as Medellín (Colombia) or Santiago de Chile (Chile) and in the way such cities shape o...

Ireland, Galway

Ecology: Living Landscapes in the West of Ireland

This course offers students practical experience of the natural environment in the west of Ireland. It provides students with survey skills to identify natural resources, and deve...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
United Kingdom, Coventry

Sustainable Future through Renewable Energy

You will investigate the issues and solutions of a sustainable future, allowing you to explore through experimentation, design and build the optimisation and collection of alternat...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Green Liver Systems: Eco-Friendly Water Purification

Green Liver Systems: Eco-Friendly Water Purificationn: From Cognitive Modelling to Composite Design Topic: Water pollution, eutrophication, water purification, biotransformat...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

The Edible City

With a focus on urban space and urban space production, this summer course explores how food – in all is aspects from producing to marketing to selling to composting – could become...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Freiburg im Breisgau

Integrated Land Use Systems (ILUS)

The rapidly growing world population and changes in food consumption are placing increasing pressure on agricultural and forestry production systems. However, the classic intensifi...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 500
France, Paris

The Science of Climate and Climate Change

This course introduces the concepts of Climate and Weather, and the physical and chemical structure of the atmosphere at equilibrium and how energy and mass flow through the atmosp...

language English
credits 4 ECTS
France, Paris

Environmental Science Lab

This is an introductory laboratory course with no pre-requisites. The majority of students register to satisfy a general education requirement. Students learn about contemporary ch...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
Austria, Laxenburg

Young Scientists Summer Program

Every summer from 1 June to 31 August, the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) hosts up to 50 doctoral students from around the world in its Young Scientis...

language English
duration 13 weeks
Italy, Venice

VIU International PhD Academy - Global Challenges Series: WATER

The first Global Challenge proposed for 2017 relates to the issue of water, addressing different aspects: ecological, eco-toxicological, economical, sociological, cultural, politic...

language English
duration 1 week
Belgium, Brussels

EU Environmental Policies and Law - Jean Monnet Module (POLLEN)

The POLLEN Jean Monnet Module aims to foster excellence-in-teaching in EU Environmental studies and consists of a two-week course of 43 teaching hours (staggered hours) covering th...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 750

Courses 2016

Belgium, Ostend

UGent Blue Growth

Oceans and seas are identified as key drivers for European economic development and, as a result, have the potential to deliver new jobs in the coming years. The European Commissio...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Germany, Reutlingen und Schwäbische Alb

Creating, managing and preserving of cultural Landscapes - Wer schaf(f)t Landschaft?

This summer course offers a diversified 6 day programm on the topic of sustainable landscape management in the Swabian Alb biosphere reserve (southern germany). Together with up to...

language German
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 150
Germany, Dresden and Pirna

Managed Aquifer Recharge

Managed aquifer recharge (MAR) represents the intentional recharge of surface water to aquifers. MAR can be applied for seasonal water storage, restoration of overexploited aquifer...

language English
duration 1 week
Netherlands, Wageningen

Climate-Smart Agriculture- From fundamentals to application

This course addresses the interlinked challenges of agriculture and climate change in a holistic manner approaching CSA from various perspectives including animal & plant sciences,...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
Finland, Jyväskylä

Fate of Organic Chemicals in the Environment

Why Study Fate of Organics as a Group? Partitioning of Chemicals Fate of Chemicals Transport Bio concentration Degradation

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Finland, Jyväskylä

Bioinformatics for Microbial Ecologists

Are you drowning in high-throughput amplicon (marker gene) sequence data? How to filter it, cluster it, classify it and extract some ecological information from those hundreds of t...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
Germany, Bremen

Fair Trade as a Contribution to Sustainability

This course is for anyone who would like to learn more about fair trade, including - the role of developing countries in world trade, fairness in trade relations, and the conseq...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
fee EUR 950
Germany, Emmendingen (near Freiburg)

The Future of Sustainable Food Business

International Summer University 2016 by German Society for Human Ecology (DGH) in cooperation with the College of the Atlantic (COA), USA An ambitious program for gap year stu...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Netherlands, Utrecht

Amazon River and Rainforest

The Amazon River and the Amazon Rainforest are respectively the world largest river and the world' largest tropical rainforest. The forest and river itself, as well as the many hum...

Hungary, Budapest

Green Industry: Pathways Towards Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development

The course provides an opportunity to reflect on technical and policy level measures that improve industry’s environmental performance. Its overall objective is to raise participan...

duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 550
Italy, Venice

Environmental Management in a Changing World: Coping with Sea Level Rise

The Nicholas School of the Environment (Duke University) and Venice International University offer a Summer Program that provides training in key topics about the impact of sea lev...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Netherlands, Utrecht

Future Food Utrecht: Sustainable food production

One of the major challenges of science and society is to find sustainable solutions that meet the dietary needs of the rapidly growing human population and its increasing standard...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Future Food Utrecht: Healthy food in an urbanized world

One of the major challenges of science and society is to find sustainable solutions that meet the dietary needs of the rapidly growing human population and its increasing standard...

Slovenia, Ljubljana

Environmental Protection

This summer school is a joint initiative of University of Ljubljana (Slovenia), University of University Brescia (Italy) and University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences - BOK...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Italy, lecce

Life cycle approaches to sustainable regional development

The series of LCSS -Life Cycle Summer Schools - is dedicated to exploring the applicability of life cycle approaches to sustainable regional development. It seeks to integrate the...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 350
Italy, Sillico, Pieve Fosciana, Lucca

Food and Innovation in Rural Transition: the Tuscany case

Rural transition, food issues and the design of innovative pathways of change are highly demanding in terms of competences (knowledge, attitudes and capability). The Summer School...

Netherlands, Groningen / Texel

European Coastal Landscapes: Past, Present and Future

The summer school European Coastal Landscapes: past present and future focusses on the historical identity, topical issues and future strategies of coastal landscapes. The UNESCO W...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Laboratory Animal Science

The objective of this 2-week intensive course in laboratory animal science is to present basic facts and principles that are essential for the human use and care of animals and for...

Belgium, Bruges

Energy Union Summer School

This two-week interactive course will give participants the opportunity to assess the current EU policies and legislation in the fields of energy and climate as well as allow them...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Netherlands, Groningen

Land Acquisition, Resettlement and Social Sustainability

This summer school (practical training course) promotes understanding about and develops skills in managing the social risks and impacts associated to the development of public and...

Netherlands, Utrecht

BioBusiness Summer School

Many life scientists will make a switch to industry at some point in their career. Knowledge of business aspects such as product development, IPR, finance and business models are e...

Netherlands, Wageningen

Tackling Transparency: the Methodological Challenges of Research on Disclosing Sustainability

The Summer School will be organized in conjunction to the International Conference “Disclosing Sustainability; The Transformative Power of Transparency?”. The Summer School partici...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2.5 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Netherlands, Utrecht

Environmental Epidemiology

The objective of the course is to provide the student with insight in the principles and important issues of environmental and occupational epidemiology. Topics that are covered in...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Chemical Safety Assessment under REACH

This course provides a thorough introduction in chemical safety assessment, as required in the EU legislation REACH (Registration, Authorisation, Evaluation and restriction of Chem...

Austria, Vienna

Energy Efficiency

Subtitle: International Project Management - From Theory to Practice From the generation of the first project ideas to the successful implementation of projects in intercultural a...

language English
duration 1 week
Slovenia, Celje

Sustainable Transport and Renewable Energy in Logistics

In the introductory section problems regarding to pollution of the planet will be introduced and the challenges that lie ahead. Emphasis will be on understanding operations of logi...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 1 ECTS
fee EUR 395
Germany, Freiburg im Breisgau

Integrated Land Use Systems

The rapidly growing world population is placing increasing pressures on agricultural and forestry production systems. However, conventional intensification of production systems to...

duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Italy, Rome

Critical Studies of Food Culture

This course combines traditional lectures and discussion meetings with hands-on co-curricular activities and field trips in and around Rome, as well as in the Lazio region and Cile...

duration 5 weeks

Courses 2015

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Nudge Global Leadership Challenge

How can we achieve a sustainable society? What kind of leadership is needed? Who are the leaders of the future? How do we identify these leaders? What tools can we provide to enabl...

United Kingdom, Birmingham

Short course - Building Information Modelling and Energy Analysis Tools

In this short course, we will provide you with skills and knowledge about how you can combine Building Information Modelling (BIM) technologies with energy analysis tools in order...

Hungary, Budapest

Innovator Catalyst - Boosting sustainable economy in rural areas

This particular programme forms part of the Climate-KIC Innovator Catalyst series and is aimed at experienced professionals with the enthusiasm and potential for influencing organi...

Greece, Lesvos

Training in Landscape Character Assessment Methods and Tools

The Summer School is aimed at training students, educators and professionals involved in landscape issues, on assessment tools and methods, as well as landscape character mapping,...

France, Bordeaux

Life Cycle Approaches to Sustainable Regional Development

The objective of the Summer School is to provide advanced training to undergraduate students, doctoral, post-doctoral students and young professionals, including researchers of les...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Toxicology and Environmental Health

Risk is an integral part of life. We take, perceive, ignore and experience risks every day. The Utrecht University Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS) investigates risks...

Netherlands, Utrecht (NL)

Multimodal Rhetoric - Hands on!

This course deals with the art of analyzing and constructing multimodal rhetorical discourse – discourse combining language, images, shapes, colors, sounds that aims at influencin...

Germany, Emmendingen (near Freiburg)

The Future of Food Sustainability

The Summer University on the Future of Food Sustainability will address controversial questions regarding future food security and its sustainability in quantitative and qualitativ...

Finland, Helsinki

Managing Sustainable Forest Landscapes

This course seeks to enhance our understanding of forest ecosystem services, not least as the future of global forest resources is a daily concern in international policy debate an...

Finland, Helsinki

Ecology and Management of Urban Green Space

This course introduces students to the theory and practice of ecology and management of urban green areas. The course will tackle urban sustainability, the ecosystem services appro...

Finland, Southern Finland

Environmental Impacts of Catchment from Headwaters to the Sea

This course introduces students to the overall picture of environmental impact on the Baltic Sea. It will do so by analysing the role of catchment area and inland waters in the wat...

Greece, Chania, Crete island

Open GIS Symposium and Summer School 2015

Geographical Information Systems (GIS) are becoming a standard tool for any application dealing with spatial data, whether used for planning purposes by administrations or the priv...

duration 1 week
fee EUR 300
Italy, Venice

Environmental Management in a Changing World: Coping with Sea Level Rise

The Nicholas School of the Environment (Duke University) and Venice International University offer the second edition of a Summer Program that provides training in key topics about...

duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Greece, LARISSA

Food Marketing,Consumer Behavior and Quantitative Methods of Market Research

The Department of Business Administration of the School of Management and Economics of the Technological Institute of Thessaly ( previously TEI of Larissa ), in cooperation with th...

duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Portugal, Porto

Douro - Environment, Resources and Sustainability

This course is about environment and sustainable development in Northern Portugal, one of the most populated European regions, especially focused in the city of Porto and Douro, bo...

duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
Netherlands, Utrecht (NL)

Land Governance for Development

Large-scale acquisition of land in the global South has received a great deal of interest in the last few years. Especially following the food crisis (2003-08), and stimulated by t...

Netherlands, Utrecht (NL)

Climate change governance: new opportunities and challenges for development

Climate change is affecting the livelihoods of many communities across the global South. While now prominently on the policy and academic agenda, the complex ways in which climate...

Spain, Barcelona

Fashion Product Management

Creatives from different fields (graphic, interior or product design) attracted by the fashion system and the functioning of collection and interested in broaden and specialise the...

Italy, Cremona

The Future of Environmental and Human Health Exposure Modelling of Chemicals

The MERLIN-Expo software is a new tool for the assessment of human exposure to environmental contaminants, and will play a central part in this summer school in the teaching of sub...

duration 1 week
Netherlands, Utrecht (NL)

Challenges in Global Health

This course introduces participants to major public health challenges in lower- and middle-income countries. It provides an introduction to the aetiology, epidemiology, risk factor...

France, Lyon

Agroecology

Develop knowledge in sustainable agriculture and food systems: cropping and breeding systems, sustainable management of agroecosystems, biodiversity management, food system analysi...

duration 5 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Netherlands, Utrecht

Risk Assessment of Infectious Agents

The objectives of this course are to understand the modelling principles of microbial risk assessment and to be able to implement the risk assessment process in practice. The focus...

Courses 2014

Netherlands, Utrecht - Soesterberg

Regenerative Medicine: Bench to Bedside and Back

Explore the innovative approaches in RM at the interface between biomedical science, medicine, and technology. Meet experts in this multidisciplinary field. Consider translation fr...

Germany, Kassel

Biogas Plants

This Biogas Plants course will consist of a theoretical aspect which includes lectures, presentations, and exercises mixed with a practical aspect where participants will have the...

Switzerland, Basel

Implementation of Phosphorus Recovery from Wastewater - Why and How?

Do you want to be at the forefront of developments since you are already working or plan to work in the field of phosphorus recovery? In the frame of the P-Rex project a summer sc...

Germany, Kassel

Solar Power

This Solar Power course will consist of a theoretical aspect made up of lectures, presentations, and exercises along with a practical aspect where participants will have the chance...

Germany, Kassel

Summer School : "Wind Energy, Solar Power & Biogas Plants"

This summer school will consist of three, one-week modules which combine theory and practice focusing on wind, solar, and biogas energy. Through lectures, presentations, and exerci...

Germany, Kassel

Wind Energy

This Wind Energy course will consist of a theoretical aspect made up of lectures, presentations, and exercises along with a practical aspect where participants will have the chance...

Germany, Paderborn

Summer School : Renewable Energy & Energy Transition

The scientific engineering program focus on solar energy, wind power & human development, and energy transition as well as lectures on the basic of renewable energies, conventional...

Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Refreshing Mathematics A

Do you want to start your bachelor Economics and Business Economics in Utrecht with more self confidence and a renewed insight in the relevant mathematical knowledge? Then the Summ...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Mathematics Education

The Summer School on Mathematics Education offers a blend of lectures, seminars and workshops on educational research and development in the fields of pre-primary, primary and seco...

Denmark, Aarhus

Fraud Examination

Businesses lose about 5% of their revenues to fraud each year. Businesses also perpetrate fraud by reporting fraudulent financial results. The aim of this course is to introduce yo...

duration 3 weeks
credits 9.9 ECTS
Greece, Heraklion, Crete island

Ecological Data Analysis 2014

The School of Environment of the University of the Aegean organizes for the second consecutive year, EcoDAR2014, an International Summer School in Ecological Data Analysis.This yea...

duration 1 week
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Netherlands, Utrecht

Environmental Epidemiology

The objective of the course is to provide the student with insight in the principles and important issues of environmental and occupational epidemiology. Topics that are covered in...

Slovenia, Ljubljana

Basics of Inferential Statistics for Political Scientists

This is a refresher course in basic concepts of inferential statistics. Although mathematics will be minimized, at least one course in college level algebra is assumed. Understandi...

Courses 2013

Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Environmental Signaling

Our society depends on plants. Plants are the primary source for human and animal nutrition and dominate the natural landscape. Plants provide us with a broad range of commodities...

Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Powers of Persuasion for Future Leaders

From delivering the most engaging speech in the limelight to brokering the best possible deal behind the scenes to inspiring your audience, you need to be able to do it all if you...

Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Experience Design: Designing and Managing the Value of Experiences

This course gives an introduction to strategic Experience Design. The last years, the ways small and large groups of people share experiences have changed dramatically. People conn...

Germany, Munich

European Environmental Studies

In the field of environmental policy the EU has clearly defined objectives such as confronting global climate change, protection of biodiversity and human health, and sustainable r...

duration 5 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
Netherlands, Utrecht (Breukelen, Nyenrode Campus)

Venture Capital

Ambitious entrepreneurs leading young, technology-based companies can accelerate company growth and boost the likelihood of venture success by partnering with skilled venture capit...

Sweden, Järna

Introduction to Organic Agriculture

If you are concerned about where your food comes from, what’s in it (or on it), or simply interested in how organic can contribute to benefit our shared environment, promote fair r...

Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Mobilities, globalisation and development

The literature on globalisation has emphasised the notion that the world is getting smaller and smaller, but the various mobilities through which globalisation is constituted revea...

Denmark, Flakkebjerg

Diagnosis of Plant Disease in Agricultural Crops

This course will allow you to diagnose and quantify important plant diseases in crop plants. You will learn hands-on diagnostic methods for fungi, viruses and bacte­ria, ranging fr...

duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology

The objective of the course is to provide the student with insight in the principles and important issues of environmental and occupational epidemiology. Topics that are covered in...

Netherlands, Middelburg

Public Speaking

A course aimed at improving your speaking skills for presentations, lectures, meetings and job interviews. We will work on delivering clear, convincing and compelling speeches, u...

Courses 2012

Netherlands, Utrecht

Principles of Plant Community Analysis

This course is a training in plot design, data collection and data analysis in community and landscape ecology. A theoretical background in these fields is given. During the course...

Denmark, Aarhus

Organic Production of Fruit and Vegetables

Organic production of important high value crops of fruit and vegetables is increasing. With this course you will get an understanding of the fundamental principles of organic prod...

duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 1
Ukraine, Kiev

Advanced Energy

Energy is a fundamental resource that makes modern life possible. It is an essential element of productivity, growth and quality of life. With global energy consumption projected t...

Norway, Oslo

Strategic Dynamic Climate Policy

To present the basic insights from climate change economics, using numerical tools to assess the substance of various insights derived from theory. The course includes ‘hands on’ t...

duration 1 week
credits 9.9 ECTS

Courses 2011

Denmark, Aarhus

Climate changes and adaptations in the management of catchments and fresh waters

The anthropogenic climate changes are becoming more and more evident in the form of more extreme weather conditions influencing catchments and freshwaters, resulting in higher wate...

duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Denmark, Aarhus

Dealing with Environmental and Human Risk

Many activities in industry and society may result in unwanted and harmful effects on human beings and/or the environment. Dealing with risk is an important issue that, basically,...

duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Denmark, Aarhus

Nutrient Absorption and Metabolism

With a course in Nutrient Absorption and Metabolism you can help to change, optimise and define the terms and conditions for tomorrow's food production for the benefit of your own...

duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Denmark, Aarhus

Restoration of freshwater ecosystems

Restoration of streams, lakes and wetlands is an important tool in the management of our aquatic environment and for obtaining good ecological state. The course will describe the m...

duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Netherlands, Almere

The Organic City: method or metaphor?

Almere is a New Town created 30 years ago; it has plans to double its size within the next twenty years. A large part of this extension will be planned by using experimental method...

duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 875
Denmark, Aarhus

Biogas from agricultural resources

With a course in Biogas from Agricultural Resources you can help solve one of the largest global challenges of the 21st century: The population is increasing more and more, and thi...

duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Denmark, Aarhus

Temperature Effects in Soil Microbial Ecology

With a course in Temperature Effects in Soil Microbial Ecology you can help solve one of the largest global challenges of the 21st century: how to combine the increasing need for n...

duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Denmark, Aarhus

Automated Vehicles in Plant Production

With a course Automated vehicles in plant production you can help solve one of the largest global challenges of the 21st century: The population is increasing more and more, and th...

duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Denmark, Flakkebjerg

Diagnosis of Plant Disease in Agricultural Crops

With a course in Diagnosis of Plant Disease in Agricultural Crops you can help to change, optimise and define the terms and conditions for tomorrow's food production for the benefi...

duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS

Courses 2010

Norway, Oslo

Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development

Topics central to the course include energy policy and planning, energy efficiency, conservation and renewables as well as energy trends, scenarios and emerging technologies. Clima...

duration 6 weeks
credits 9.9 ECTS