Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center

The Eighth Student School

Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center BEROC is pleased to announce the enrolment to the Eighth Student School in Economics to be held in Minsk in October - November 2018.

Programme

Microeconomics
Instructor: Victor Arshavskiy (Ph.D. New York University), Research Fellow at BEROC

Macroeconomics
Instructor: Lev Lvovskiy (Ph.D. University of Iowa), Research Fellow at BEROC

Econometrics
Instructors: Kateryna Bornukova (Ph.D. Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Academic Director at BEROC; Maryia Akulava (Ph.D. candidate Kozminski University), Researcher at BEROC

Working language of the school is English.

The classes will be held on Thursdays and Fridays from 18:00 till 21:00 with breaks for coffee. The curriculum includes intensive lectures and group discussions. Those participants who will attend not less than 80% of classes and successfully pass the final exam will getthe certificates.

Applicants selected for participation will be awarded with scholarships covering tuition fee and possible reimbursement of travel and accommodation costs for students from regional Belarusian universities subject to study success.

Candidates' selection criteria:

  • full-time student (3-5th year of education) of the Belarusian higher education establishment at the moment of applying;
  • good command of English;
  • high academic performance (grade point average is not less than 7,5 on a ten-point scale).

Specialization in economics is not a must for the prospective candidates. BEROC welcomes students of non-economic faculties (especially mathematics and physics departments).

To apply, please, fill in our application form in English before September 7, 2018

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The center reserves the right to verify the information provided in the application form.

The results will be announced on September 20, 2018. Successful candidates will be contacted by e-mail.