Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Summer University 2018 “Baltic Energy in Changing Energy Landscape”

when 15 August 2018 - 29 August 2018
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 7 EC
fee EUR 1400

The program is aimed to generate a discussion of the reasons and the consequences of the recent oil price drop and its implications for other fossil fuels as well as its relation with international de carbonization efforts. The program will focus on the latest developments in the Russian energy sector, as a central piece in the European (and BSR) energy market, and the implications of sanctions for its further development. One of the workshops will touch upon potential benefits in the Russian energy sector and international experience with various instruments of energy efficiency.

Target group

The program is aimed at Master and PhD students of Economics, Business, World Economy, Political Science, Energy Economics. The maximum size of the cohort is 30 people

Course aim

The course is tailored to give competences for core issues of Russia-EU (BSR) relations; current world energy trends; understanding of the link between theory, institutional framework and practical problems with respect to sustainable approach in the energy cluster.

Credits info

7 EC
Students get the Certificate of attendance and transcript of records with all courses mentioned, total academic hours, final grade and 7 ECTS

Fee info

EUR 1400: The full cost of the program is 1400 Euros for students from partner universities, that includes accommodation in double rooms, breakfasts and lunches, lectures and seminars, cultural program and registration fees.
EUR 1650: For students from non-partner universities, cost includes accommodation in double rooms, breakfasts and lunches, lectures and seminars, cultural program and registration fees.

Scholarships

8 DAAD scholarships for German students are available. These scholarships cover travelling expenses and up to 650 Euros of the tuition fee (so full cost of the program will cost only 750 Euros per student).