The ECE summer school "Energy Systems in Transition: Economic, Policy and Social Challenges" in Switzerland is now open for applications. 

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

If you have any questions, please write to silvie.cuperus(at)


"ECE is an ambitious initiative sponsored by public-private European foundations to give highly gifted European students the opportunity to further develop their many talents. ECE offers them disciplinary as well as interdisciplinary courses taught by the worldwide best scientists and scholars who at the same time are eager to meet the best European students."

Head of Coordination Office ECE Prof. Dr. Dr. Gerhard Roth

"The envisaged EUROPEAN CAMPUS OF EXCELLENCE is a joint initiative of top-notch research institutions and foundations from different countries. It pursues the ambitious goal of establishing profound relations among and between some of the brightest students across Europe, and therefore deserves our strong support."

Secretary General VolkswagenStiftung Dr. Wilhelm Krull