TRENT Summer School 2022 on Lake Environment and Ecology

Very few educational exchanges are carried out between Germany and China under the current COVID-19 pandemic situation. In order to nonetheless promote more activities between experts and students in Germany and China, the TRENT summer school takes place in 18-22. July 2022 and addresses different elements of the entire lake ecological system, from sedimentary, surface water, ecotoxicology, as well as water policies in both countries. Throughout the lectures and workshops, students learn and experience relevant theoretical background and specific application perspectives for each of the topics.
The particular research topics in the lake sciences will be taught by scientific experts from Germany and China, who have rich research experiences in the Taihu Lake area. In addition, the civil society and politics in the area of water system in Germany and China will be introduced by invited experts.
  • Good command of English (Summer School will be held in English)
  • Environmental studies related major
  • Commitment to participate in the entire program
  • Interest in Sino-German cooperation and cultural exchange
How to apply
Places in the Summer School are limited to 30 participants, who will get a certification of participation this summer school issued by Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and Jiangnan University (JNU). The application deadline is 10. Juli 2022.
There will be a selection process based on the documents you have submitted. There is no registration fee for the participants. If you are interested in this program, please e-mail your CV with following documents in English to trent does-not-exist.intl kit edu for application:
  • Curriculum vitae (max. 2 pages) including the following information: date of birth, university you are currently enrolled in, field of study, study level.
  • English Level.
Apply now for your spot in the TRENT Summer School 2022!

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