Summer University 2019 “Baltic Energy in Changing Energy Landscape“

Summer University 2019

«Baltic Energy in Changing Energy Landscape»

Dates: 15 – 29 August 2019

Venue: St. Petersburg State University of Economics

Language: English

Workload: 7 ECTS

The course is tailored to give competences for:

  • Core issues of Russia-EU (BSR) relations;
  • Current world energy trends;
  • Understanding of the link between theory, institutional framework and practical problems with respect to sustainable approach in the energy cluster.

The program is aimed to generate a discussion of the reasons and the consequences of the recent oil price drop and its implications for other fossil fuels as well as its relation with international de carbonization efforts. The program will focus on the latest developments in the Russian energy sector, as a central piece in the European (and BSR) energy market, and the implications of sanctions for its further development. One of the workshops will touch upon potential benefits in the Russian energy sector and international experience with various instruments of energy efficiency.

The program is aimed to generate a discussion of the reasons and the consequences of the recent oil price drop and its implications for other fossil fuels as well as its relation with international de carbonization efforts.The program will focus on the latest developments in the Russian energy sector, as a central piece in the European (and BSR) energy market, and the implications of sanctions for its further development. One of the workshops will touch upon potential benefits in the Russian energy sector and international experience with various instruments of energy efficiency.

All students will receive three Baltic Energy Cases. The cases will introduce three economic, political and ecological perspectives on the development of the energy sector in the Baltic region: International Gas Transmission Pipelines,LNG Terminals and LNG Bunkering.Students will need to undertake three individual assignments prior arrival and to complete group assignment at UNECON.

Target audience:

The program is aimed at Master and PhD students of Economics, Business, World Economy, Political Science, Energy Economics. The maximum size of the cohort is 30 people. The full cost of the program is 1400 Euros (1000 Euros for partner universities),that includes accommodation in double rooms, breakfasts and lunches, lectures and seminars, cultural program and registration fees. There are 7 DAAD scholarships for German students that cover travelling expenses and partial tuition fee.

 

Contact details:

To obtain the scholarship students are to apply for participation by sending CV and motivation and  reference letters to summerschool@unecon.ru until June 15th 2019.

 

Deutsche Studierende können sich im Rahmen des Go East- Sommerschulprogramms beim Deutschen Akademischen Austauschdienst (DAAD) um

ein Stipendium bewerben. Weitere Informationen dazu finden Sie unter:

NEW: https://www.daad.de/ausland/prg/goeast/de/67757-ausschreibung-go-east-so...

Das zweigleisige Bewerbungsverfahren sieht vor, dass Interessenten sich parallel bei der Sommerschule um eine Zulassung und beim DAAD um ein Stipendium bewerben.

 

 

 

Contact information

21, Sadovaya street,
191023 St. Petersburg
Russian Federation

Department of International Cooperation
+7 812 7105644

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