Welcome to the online course: Introduction to Education for Sustainable Development (5 cr). The course is for students and educators who want to: • Understand ESD and how it broadens the holistic and interdisciplinary understanding of sustainability. • Understand how competencies like critical thinking, future scenarios skills and collaborative decision-making are promoted by ESD. • Understand the role of ESD in both formal and informal learning. • Get an insight of the state of ESD at the own university. Time: 20 September–9 December 2022. Teachers: Cecilia Lundberg & Annina Kainu, Åbo Akademi University. Registration opens: 8 August 2022. Deadline for [...]
Join the BUP ONLINE student delegation to the EU's Annual Forum for the Baltic Sea Region! Each year the EU is organizing a forum for the Baltic Sea Region. The forum is an event where business, politics, academia, civil society and state organizations meet to discuss the future of our region. This year, the meeting is held online. BUP students at the 8th Annual Forum for the Baltic Sea Region in Berlin 2017. Photo: Sylwester Nagórka Aim The aim of this student event is to give students the possibility to take part in the international forum and [...]
The Baltic University Programme’s annual student conference 2020 has the topic Sustainable Food Production in Conditions of Climate Change. The conference aims develop the participants knowledge and spark new ideas in a four-days conference in Slovakia. (13-16 of May, 2020) --> CANCELLED! NEW DATE TO COME Nitra, Slovakia Max 80 students More information and application
Join the student delegation to EU's Annual Forum for the Baltic Sea Region When? (June 15-17 2020) --> CANCELLED! WE ARE WAITING FOR A NEW DATE Where? Turku, Finland For who? Undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled at a BUP member university Every year, EU organize a forum for the Baltic Sea region. It is an event where business, politics, academia and society meet to discuss the future strategy of our region. The Baltic University Programme has the possibility to send a student delegation to take part in the forum and participate in its seminars and events. The event offers [...]
Dear receiver, PhD candidates and BA/MA students! BARI – The Baltic Science Network Mobility Programme for research internships in summer 2020 in the fields of Life Sciences, Photon & Neutron Science and Welfare State in the Baltic Sea Region will start soon. PhD candidates will host a BA/MA student in their research project. Internship period is 1 June – 16 October 2020 (2–12 weeks). Applications by PhD candidates for hosting research internships are open 1 February - 8 March 2020! Applications for BA/MA students will happen 29 February – 31 March 2020. A great possibility for PhD students to get [...]
Baltic University Programme Finland's cooperation partner offers a possibility for students interested in sustainability and urban planning: What? Sustainable Cities in the Nordic-Baltic Region 2019 Where? Tallinn, Estonia When? October 31st-November 3rd, 2019 It is time for Sustainable Cities in the Nordic-Baltic Region! Sustainable Cities in the Nordic-Baltic Region brings together 20-25 talented students from the Nordic-Baltic countries into an innovative and multidisciplinary four-day intensive 5 ECTS course around sustainable urban planning. Are you interested in sustainability and urban planning? Would you like to participate in a case-competition in a multidisciplinary and international team, and gather academic course credits for [...]
Sail for Students is a 12 days long course on board the training sailing ship STS Fryderyk Chopin. The cruise will begin in Aarhus, Denmark on the 4th of August and end in Szczecin, Poland on August 16th. For more information, registration etc, please follow this link. Please note that you send your application to your national BUP Centers, which for Finland is the BUP Center at Åbo Akademi University and the planning officer Sinikka Suomalainen. We offer 30 places available for students on-board. Deadline for the applications is Monday, 8th of April 2019.