Organization and requirements

The School addresses European and international MA and PhD students, post-docs and researchers. In particular the Summer School is open for students attending MA and PhD courses at the University of East Sarajevo, the University of Sarajevo and the University of Milan-Bicocca. The deadline for application is 31 May 2015, and the final selection of candidates will be published by 15 June 2015.

Period14-20 September 2015

Place: University of Milan-Bicocca

Number of Participants: 35 (15 from Bosnia and Herzegovina and other ‘Western Balkans’ countries, 10 from Italy, 10 European and International students)

Fee: The access to the second edition of the Summer School will be free of any fee for the students from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania. All other students will pay a tuition fee of 200,00 Euro.

Travel and accommodation: Attendants will cover their travel and accommodation expenses by themselves. The University of Milan-Bicocca will predispose the accommodation at the Student House of the campus. The attendants may apply for the room using the following link:

Language: The language of the Summer School is English. No certificate is required for the application.

Lectures: Attendants will participate in 26 hours of lectures and 12 hours of seminars and panel discussions.

Evaluation: Students will give a presentation on a selected argument at the end of the Summer School and write a paper (with the advice of the supervisors) to be delivered by 15 November 2015. The Summer School scientific committee must approve the topics and the supervisors will evaluate the papers.

A certificate of attendance and 3 ECTS will be provided to all participants who will complete the requirements of the Summer School.

Other: The University of Milan-Bicocca will offer free visit to the Expo 2015 to all the attendants.