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 Department of Business Economics, Via Cantarane, 24 - 37129 Verona

The Department is in the centre of town, about 3 km from the Verona main railway station (Verona Porta Nuova) and very close to the railway station of Verona Porta Vescovo.

How to reach Verona

Verona can be reached in several ways.

An overview is available here.

 

By airplane

Verona-Villafranca Airport is located 12 km southwest of the city.

A shuttle bus service connects it to Verona's main railway station, Verona Porta Nuova.

 

Other viable airports are in Venice, Treviso, Milan, Bergamo, Bologna.

 

By train

The town is served by high speed trains at the Verona Porta Nuova main railway station.

 

Trenitalia and Italotreno operate with many destinations in Italy.

International services by ÖBB, DB, SBB-CFF-FFS, and Thello are also available.

 

The Verona Porta Vescovo railway station is served by local and regional trains.

By car

Verona can be reached through the A4 motorway.

Travel to Verona