The school welcomes up to 45 attendees with an interest in sustainable management of natural resources and transition to the circular economy. The school primarily targets PhD students across all research disciplines, but applications from professionals, Master of Science students and post-doctoral researchers are welcome as well.

All applicants have to fill out the application form below, including CV with academic records (transcripts of taken courses, list of publications if any) and motivation for participation (500 words max). If you have attended EIT Raw Materials labeled courses, you need to attach a certificate. 

Registration fee: 350 Euro  (22% VAT not included)
Registration fee includes all lectures, school materials, coffee breaks, and lunches.

Registration fee exemption:
Free attendance is granted up to 6 participants affiliated with the universities supporting the Lake Como Schools (Politecnico di Milano, Università degli Studi dell’Insubria, Università degli Studi di Milano, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Università degli Studi di Pavia).
Free attendance is granted up to 4 participants who are Alumni of an EIT Raw Materials labeled courses.
If you have been granted a free attendance, you will be informed about this with the acceptance notification.

Important dates

  • Application submission deadline: March 30
  • Acceptance notification:  April 15
  • Registration deadline: May 15

Should any candidates in the main list decline the offer, candidates on the waiting list will be notified by email so that they can register.

Application form






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Supporting documents (CV, Motivation for participation in the school (500 words max), EIT Raw Materials courses certificate - please, attach as one file [pdf, max 2MB]"

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