Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism, Split and The Regional Science Academy, we would like to inform you that the registration for the International Summer School titled “Regional development and policy – a new conceptualisation and reality check” (June 10th  to June 14th , 2019, Split, Croatia) is OPEN NOW.

To register, please visit: http://summer.efst.hr

Please take into consideration the following important dates for applications:

"Early bird" application deadline: March 15, 2019 
(discounted prices available)

"Regular" application deadline: May 03, 2019

The EF ST Summer School “Regional development and policy – a new conceptualisation and reality check” represents a unique opportunity to learn and discuss about structures, actors, processes, challenges and future perspective of the regional development and EU policy in dialogue with leading international academic experts and practitioners.


  • Peter Nijkamp, prof. emeritus (Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam)
  • prof. dr. sc. Andres Rodriguez –Pose (London School of Economics)
  • prof. dr. sc. John Bachtler (University of Strathclyde)
  • prof. dr. sc. Roberta Capello (Politecnico of Milan)
  • dr. sc. Alberto Giacometti (Nordregio (Nordic Centre for Regional Development and Planning)
  • dr. sc. Jukka Teräs (Nordregio (Nordic Centre for Regional Development and Planning)
  • dr. sc. Carlos Mendez (University of Strathclyde)
  • dr.sc. Karima Kourtit (KTH, Royal Institute of Technology)
  • doc.dr.sc. Vinko Muštra (Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism, Split)
  • doc.dr.sc. Blanka Šimundić (Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism, Split)

The Summer School has been tailored to graduate and postgraduate students (social sciences, technical sciences, science related fields and humanities) as well as the professionals working in the field.
We encourage the participation of students in other applied fields who want to improve their knowledge in the field as well.


The Summer School offers two courses on the topic “REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND POLICY – A NEW CONCEPTUALISATION AND REALITY CHECK” (students choose only one): 
COURSE 1: REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN POST-CRISIS AND POST-GLOBAL WORLD which covers the broad field of regional development.
COURSE 2: (EU) REGIONAL POLICY – REALITY CHECK AND PERSPECTIVE which puts more emphasis on regional options, results and future perspective.


  • "Early bird" application deadline: March 15, 2019
  • "Early bird" payment deadline: April 15, 2019
  • "Early bird" notification of acceptance: March 22, 2019
  • "Regular" application deadline: May 03, 2019
  • "Regular" notification of acceptance: May 10, 2019
  • "Regular" payment deadline: May 31, 2019
  • Summer School 2019: June 10 - June 14, 2019.


We would be grateful if you could share the announcement within your network and forward the information below on to anyone who you feel may be interested in attending the EFST Summer School  “REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND POLICY – A NEW CONCEPTUALISATION AND REALITY CHECK”.

For further details visit: http://summer.efst.hr  

If you have any questions, please contact: summer@efst.hr

Štipendije za poletne šole češkega jezika

V obdobju med 6. julijem in 9. septembrom 2019 bo v različnih terminih potekala »Poletna šola slovanskih študijev« na izbranih čeških univerzah. Gre za sklop tečajev, ki jih vsako leto v poletnih mesecih organizirajo češke visokošolske ustanove in trajajo ponavadi od 2 do 4 tedne.

Več v plakatu in podrobni predstavitvi.

Obisk predstavnice Francoskega inštituta v Sloveniji

Predstavnica Francoskega inštituta v Sloveniji Marion Moreau je v četrtek, 13.12.2018 na UP FHŠ predstavila možnost pridobivanja štipendij, ki jih vsako leto razpisuje francoska vlada za slovenske študente magistrskega in doktorskega študija. 




Francoski inštitut v Sloveniji vabi študente,

ki so zainteresirani za magistrski in doktorski študij v Franciji,

da se udeležijo predstavitve o bilateralnih štipendijah za študij,

ki bo v četrtek, 13. 12. 2018,

ob 10.00 na UP FHŠ v predavalnici Maestral 3.

International Student Week in Ilmenau 2019 | Application open

We are a non-profit student association at Technical University of Ilmenau, Germany, and we are writing to you to request support the 14th ‘International Student Week in Ilmenau’ (ISWI) by forwarding the information below to your students.

Since 1993, we organise the biennial international conference on a 'by students, for students' basis, without participation fee, whilst highlighting different topics. The conference is held at the Technical University of Ilmenau, Germany, which strongly supports its organisation. Please find the letter of recommendation from the Rector of TU Ilmenau here.

The 14th edition - ISWI 2019 - is dedicated to the topic of ‘Tradition and Transition’. It will be held from the 17th to the 26th of May 2019. For the conference, we are expecting around 400 students from around the world to come together, exchange their knowledge and experience on the topic and find solutions for recent challenges. The application period is now open until the 11th of November 2018 (extension possible). More information can be found on our website 2019.iswi.org/

We would be very thankful if you could inform your students, student associations and student publications about the opportunity to apply and therefore kindly ask you to share the invitation below with them. Additionally, posters are available to be downloaded, printed and distributed here.


Uniadrion Summer School - first edition

This year the FIRST EDITION OF UNIADRION SUMMER SCHOOL will be focused on "Migration issues in the Balkans". The School is organized by Uniadrion in collaboration with Marche Polytechnic University in the framework of the AI-NURECC initiative and will take place in Ancona (Italy) from 17 to 22 September 2018.

Application deadline is set on July 30, 2018.

All documents are published on Uniadrion new website www.uniadrion.net 

UNIADRION - Virtual University of the Adriatic-Ionian Basin  www.uniadrion.net  UniAdrion is a "Network of Universities" established with the purpose to create a permanent connection among Universities and Research centres from the Adriatic-⁠⁠Ionian Region.


UNIADRION  programme

UNIADRION  application

IBUISC'18 "Investing in Youth for a Sustainable Future" - International Student Congress Invitation

We would like to invite students at the 5th International Student Congress of International Balkan University (IBUISC’18) entitled as: "Investing in Youth for a Sustainable Future" which will be held on 4-5 October 2018 in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.


IBUISC’18 intends to serve as a platform for a global audience of young intellectuals from abroad as well as from home to present their research work and/or on-going research activities.


As our colleagues from the International Relations Network, we invite your students to take part in our congress and enlarge our network of international students in Skopje.


Therefore, they are invited to discuss their latest research and to share your presentations in front of an international audience during the following panels: Economics, Management and Business, Engineering, Psychology, Political Sciences and Social Sciences, Communications, Art and Design, Legal Studies and Education.


In attachment please find enclosed the Call for Abstracts related to IBUISC’18. For more details on online registration, abstract submission, full papers, conference fees, and venue, please visit the following website: http://isc.ibu.edu.mk/


Important dates and registration deadlines:


Deadline for submission of abstracts: 10 June 2018

Announcement for accepted papers: 15 June 2018

Deadline for submission of full paper: 15 July 2018

5th IBUISC 2018 Congress: 4-5 October 2018


Call for paper

27th Edition of The Summer Seminar

We would like to invite you to the 27th edition of The Summer Seminar, organized by The Tertio Millennio Institute and The Ethics and Public Policy Center (Washington, DC). Especially we invite students involved in life of their universities or social, political or religious communities and organizations.

Taking place between 2nd and 20th July 2018 in Cracow, it is available to students and graduates from North America and from Central, Eastern and South-Western Europe – Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia.
Each year's seminar group includes 30 -36 students.

Classes, given in English, will regard issues revolving around culture, politics, and economy of the free society, democracy and capitalism. Lectures reflect on its contemporary history in view of the social teaching of the Church, particularly in reference to John Paul II (Centesimus Annus, 1991). The school is opened for people of all denominations and beliefs.

Lectures will be given by famous religious and political leaders such as  Russel Hittinger, George Weigel and Maciej Zięba OP.
We support 12 fellowships for East-Central Europe, which include tuition fees, lodging, meals and excursions. Students will have to cover only the travel expenses to and from Cracow. For people from East European countries we provide visa invitations to Poland.

Deadline for applications is May 13th 2018.

More information can be found at our website or our profile on Facebook.

Open Call for Students Applications: 3rd ASEF Young Leaders Summit on "Ethical Leadership", 15-19 Oct 2018, Brussels

In conjunction with the upcoming 12th ASEM Summit of Head of States, the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) will organise the 3rd ASEF Young Leaders Summit (ASEFYLS3) on the topic “Ethical Leadership" from 15-19 October 2018 in Brussels, Belgium. ASEFYLS3 is a dynamic theory, practice and action oriented project that invites about 150 youth representatives between 18-30 years (students, entrepreneurs and young professionals across both regions) with the objective to empower socially and environmentally responsible young leaders.


We have just launched the Open Call for Application, and would highly appreciate your kind support in circulating it among your networks. Please find enclosed the Open Call materials (pdf and word file formats for better accessibility) and below the email announcement for easy distribution. The deadline for applications is on Sunday, 20 May 2018.


Welcome to Co-designing Better Urban Living and Wellbeing in Lahti this summer!

We are excited and proud to run the 4th edition of our innovative and interdisciplinary Summer School in “Co-designing Better Urban Living and Wellbeing” 28 May 2018 -8 June 2018.

I wanted to take this opportunity to remind you that - like in previous years - this 2-week intensive course is open for short term mobility for students from our partner institutions with tuition fee waiver.

Course name: Co-designing Better Urban Living and Wellbeing

Credits: 5 ECTS

Dates: 28.5 – 8.6.2018

Place: Lahti UAS, Lahti, Finland

Duration: 2 weeks

Target group: Bachelor and Master students interested in environmental issues with either technical, business, design or social and health care background.

Registration: 15 March – 15 April 2018

Website www.lamk.fi/english/degree-students/summer-school

Further information in the attachments. If you have any questions, please do get in touch.



Bando Premio Latisana per il Nord Est 2018

L'Amministrazione Comunale di Latisana ha adottato il nuovo bando del Premio Letterario "Latisana per il Nord-Est", giunto quest'anno alla sua venticinquesima edizione. Il Premio è articolato nelle sezioni Premio Narrativa, Premio Opera prima e Premio Giuria del territorio.

Anche quest'anno le opere saranno valutate da una giuria tecnica e da una giuria del territorio, che sarà numerosa, in modo che sia garantita un'ampia partecipazione e rappresentanza dei lettori del Sistema Bibliotecario “InBiblio”.

Tutti coloro che intendono partecipare al concorso dovranno far pervenire, a mezzo raccomandata o corriere espresso, la loro opera in n. 20 copie alla Segreteria del Premio, presso la Biblioteca Civica di Latisana, via Goldoni n. 22, o consegna a mano al protocollo del Comune, che rilascia copia della lettera d’accompagnamento protocollata, entro e non oltre le ore 12.00 di lunedì 30 aprile 2018.

Chi intende partecipare alla Sezione Opera Prima, potrà inviare solo n. 7 copie dell'opera, con le medesime modalità di cui sopra.

Si sottolinea che le opere inviate dovranno essere corredate da una lettera d’accompagnamento contenente i contatti del mittente (editore e/o autore).

In allegato il bando 2018 e l'albo d'oro dei vincitori delle passate edizioni a dimostrazione del prestigio di cui gode il ns. Premio.



Call for Applications_RGPP 2018-2019

CEU Romani Studies Program is pleased to announce the opening of the 2018-19 call for applications for the Roma Graduate Preparation Program (RGPP).

For the past 14 years, RGPP has been committed to ensuring equal access to higher education for Roma by providing academic preparation for continued study at English-language masters' degree programs.  

For more information about the application process, visit: https://rap.ceu.edu/apply-rgpp . For questions, please contact us at RGPP_Enrollment@ceu.edu 


Regional Academy on the United Nations looking for participants from Slovenian institutions

Regional Academy on the United Nations looking for participants from Slovenian institutions is invaiting you to participate at programm: Innovations for Development: Towards Peaceful, Sustainable and Inclusive Societies. For more information please see the attached files.



TEMA+ European Territories - Heritage and Development

Faculty of Arts, Charles University is very pleased to inform you that the application for the renewed Erasmus Mundus Master Course, TEMA+ European Territories - Heritage and Development, is now open!
TEMA+ is a two-year long bilingual (English and French) Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Course, coordinated from Eötvös Loránd University Budapest, in cooperation with the European Heritage Label (EHL) and different UNESCO organs. The mobility tracks of the students are divided among the coordinating university and the four partner universities - École des Hautes en Sciences Sociales in Paris, University of Catania, Charles University, Prague and Université Laval, Quebec. The consortium awards students with double or multiple degrees, all accredited on national level. For further details, please find attached information poster and leaflet or visit our website: www.mastertema.eu



This summer, the Charles University will host again the Prague Summer School of Journalism. A promotional leaflet is attached. More information can be found here.

This program is intended mainly for Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students. The Summer School programme will be interesting for students of communication studies, international studies, political studies, sociological studies, and other related fields. 

The International Summer School Team at Birmingham City University would share the details of our 2018 International Summer School to all eligible and enthusiastic students who may be interested in joining us this year.

A little bit about us: The BCU International Summer School is a great opportunity to visit the UK, learn something new and, most importantly, have lots of fun.

We have a wide range of courses on offer: International Business; Network Engineering, Security and Ethical Hacking; Data Journalism and Sport & Exercise to name just a few. Furthermore, we have courses being run by our renowned Birmingham School of Jewellery and by the newly appointed Royal Birmingham Conservatoire at their brand-new home at our City Centre Campus.

However, it is not all about studying so we have lots of exciting experiences planned. A trip to London, the capital city of the UK, where you can visit our most historic landmarks like Buckingham Palace and the Tower of London. A visit to Stratford-upon-Avon, the hometown of William Shakespeare. Finally, come along to the picturesque town of Oxford; England’s oldest university town.

Accommodation, day trips and some meals are all included. Applications are now open until 28th May 2018.

Please click here to access the full brochure for our 2018 International Summer School. More details can be found at http://www.bcu.ac.uk/international/summer-school including the application form and a video from last year’s International Summer School where you can hear about the experiences of the students who attended.

If you are interested in attending a German course as a group, ActiLingua Academy has attractive offers for you: Send a group of 8-10 students to a German Course in Vienna, and you are eligible for special price reductions and free slots for accompanying teachers.


Please find attached our special group offers for schools


Group offer - Holiday

Group offer - Summer School

Group offer - adults schools

We are pleased to announce the academic programme "Spring University Prague 2018: Understanding Europe in an Age of Uncertainty", taking place at Charles University in Prague (Czech Republic) during April 2018 (April 8 – 19). This study programme is internationally acknowledged, successful participants will be given 8 ECTS credits. For detailed information please see the attached file, our homepage www.spring-university.fsv.cuni.cz or Facebook page Spring and Summer Universities Prague.

The application deadline is February 22nd, 2018. Earlier applications have better chances of admission.