Winter Seminar 2016 adv
Call for Applications
Costs of Democracy
Law, Politics, Economy and Society in Central and Eastern Europe
22-26 February 2016
at Széchenyi István University
Faculty of Law and Political Sciences
- The interdisciplinary intensive seminar offers a university course and a forum for students and young researchers.
- Noted lecturers and professors from different Central European universities are going to help to discuss legal, political, social, economic and EU-aspects concerning the costs of democracy in Europe and in our region.
- The seminar will include lectures on thematic issues, workshop opportunities with the active contribution of participants and cultural events as well.
Venue – official programme: Széchenyi István University, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, Building “J”, H-9026 Győr, Áldozat str. 12. (Hungary).
Period: 22-26 February 2016 (from Monday to Friday).
- The Seminar is open for graduate students and PhD candidates as young researchers from the fields of legal, economic, social or international studies from all over Europe.
- 30 places are provided for incoming students from abroad.
- The language of the Seminar is English.
- We present certificates on the participation and contributions.
- You can obtain 5 ECTS credit points.
- Registration fee: 40 EUR (shall be paid at the registration) that covers the
- accommodation in the student hostel on the University campus,
- technical background, handing-outs and the publication of the scientific results of workshop sessions,
- cultural programme – including visit to the archabbey of Pannonhalma, visiting a wine cellar and a rich dinner of Hungarian cuisine.
20 January 2016
How to apply to the Winter Seminar 2016?
The application shall include:
- filled application form (click here for download)
- letter of recommendation from a professor (not compulsory but recommended)
All documents should be sent via e-mail to
Ms. Orsolya Szalay (assistant) – firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Peter Smuk (Head of Department) – email@example.com
The applicants will be informed about the results until 5 February 2016.
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