Winter School on Federalism and Governance 2019

The Institute for Comparative Federalism of Eurac Research, Bolzano/Bozen, the Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences of the University of Innsbruck proudly announce the 10th edition of their: WINTER SCHOOL ON FEDERALISM AND GOVERNANCE 2019

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 2019 edition will focus on “FEDERALISM AND THE RULE OF LAW”

Dates and venues: 4 February - 15 February 2019

The first week (4 - 8 February) takes place at the Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck, Austria;

The second week (11 - 15 February) takes place at the Institute for Comparative Federalism, Eurac Research, Bolzano/Bozen, Italy.

Deadline for applications: 21 October 2018, 23:59 CEST

All information regarding the application procedure can be found at

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 2019. To apply and for further information, please visit: or follow us on Facebook