Summer School 2024

The program is supported by

  • Dates:  September 9-13, 2024
  • Where: HTW Berlin - Gebäude-C Wilhelminenhofstraße, 12459 Berlin
  • For whom: Bachelor, Master Students and PhD students
  • Funding: travel grants for students are available, please state clearly in your motivation letter about the required funding
  • Costs: no tuition fee
  • Course Design:
    • Interdisciplinary approach
    • Blend of theoretical input, practical application, and case study analysis.
    • 3 (5) ECTS
    Students will be grouped into diverse international teams of 4-6 people. Each team will work on a case study with a real dataset, supplied by our industry partner, featuring interdisciplinary questions at the intersection of data science, energy, green finance, sustainable economics and quantitative methods.

Prerequisites

  • Minimum 5th term of Bachelor in Data Science, Economics, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics or any related studies,
  • Programming experience in Python or R programming languages is desirable,
  • Strong knowledge of English (between B2 and C1).

Application procedure

To apply for the Summer School, please register here.

The following documents must be submitted:

  • Curriculum vitae (max. 1 page) with GPA (grade point average)
  • letter of motivation (max. 1 page) briefly explaining your personal motivation for participating in this program (why it is relevant to you)

The following deadlines apply:

  • Application period: Monday, 22.04.24: opening of the application on the website, 30.06.24: deadline - last day to apply.
  • Announcement of results: 15.07.2024.
  • Contact: If you have any questions or comments, please contact the organizing committee at the following e-mail address: ds.sustainable.finance.economics@gmail.com

Organizing Committee: