Target Audience

The course is open to consultants, graduate students, PhD students, academics, and other practitioners, with a master’s degree in agriculture, economics, statistics, or equivalent degrees. Students with a bachelor degree who are preparing their master’s degree dissertation may also be exceptionally considered, depending on supervisor's recommendation. 

Admission

In order to maintain the highest standards, the enrollment is limited to a maximum of 40 students.

 

Applications will be accepted in order of submission until the course limit has been reached.

Should the limit be reached, the following submissions will be put in a waitlist. We reserve the right to select from the waitilist the applicants who will receive the most benefits from the course, based on their qualifications and experience.

 

The applications will be evaluated on the basis of curriculum vitae and motivations indicated in the letter of application. A presentation letter by an academic supervisor (teacher or researcher) endorsing the candidate will also be considered and can be sent by e-mail to the Director of the Summer School.

How to reach the School venue

The summer school will take place at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, sited in piazza Università 5, Bolzano, Italy.

The university

campus is right in the centre of town, 500 metres from the Bolzano-Bozen’s train station.

How to reach Bolzano-Bozen

Bolzano-Bozen can be reached in several ways.

An overview is available here.

 

By airplane

- Airport Verona (VRN), 1 hour 15 minutes drive from the Faculty

- Airport Innsbruck (INN), Austria, 1 hour 30 minutes drive from the Faculty

- The airports of Milano Malpensa (MPX), Venice (VCE), Bergamo (BGY) and Treviso (TSF) are also

viable choices.

- Airport shuttle are available from the main airports.

 

More information:

http://www.suedtirol.info/en/information/how-to- get-there/travel- by-plane- to-south- tyrol

By train

The town is served by Italian, Austrian and German train companies:

- Trenitalia (Italy)

ÖBB – Österreichische Bundesbahn (Austria)

 

DB – Deusche Bahn (Germany)

By car

- Brennero Motorway A22, exit “Bolzano/Bozen Nord” or “Bolzano/Bozen Sud” (check traffic conditions on INFOTRAFIC)

 

The most convenient car park is in Piazza Verdi/Verdiplatz: “Parcheggio BZ-Centro – Parkplatz BZ-Mitte”: from the motorway exit, follow first the signs to the city centre, and then follow the

explicit signs to the car park.

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