Winterschool on Federalism and Governance

The Winter School is a cross-border postgraduate programme located in the heart of the Alps under the auspices of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.The 2018 edition will focus on “FEDERALISM IN THE MAKING”

Dates and venues: 5 February – 16 February 2018
The first week (5 – 9 February) takes place at the Faculty of Law and School of Political Science and Sociology, Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck, Austria; The second week (12 – 16 February) takes place at the Institute for Comparative Federalism, Eurac Research, Bolzano/Bozen, Italy.

Deadline for applications: 26 October 2017

The Winter School is designed for participants from all nationalities who wish to broaden their knowledge of federalism and multilevel governance through an interdisciplinary and comparative approach. We welcome applications from post-docs, postgraduate & graduate students, researchers, civil servants, employees of national/international organizations or NGOs. The Winter School explores how federalism can contribute to multilevel, integrated and pluralistic decision-making. It is a unique opportunity to receive training on theoretical and practical aspects of federalism and governance.

Please see the attached flyer for major details on the Winter School 2018. To apply and for further information, please visit: or follow us on Facebook

Flyer_Winter School 2018