The 8th ECPR Summer School in Methods and Techniques will be held at the University of Ljubljana, from 25 July - 10 August 2013. This has become a major event for methodological training, catering for the diverse needs of researchers and advanced students in political science and neighbouring disciplines.

Besides the intensive courses (5 refresher courses, 7 two-week courses and 24 one-week courses).* The ECPR Summer School offers a great social programme in the stunning City of Ljubljana and the opportunity to network with fellow researchers from around the World.�

*All courses are subject to confirmation by the academic convenors.

In addition participants have the opportunity to gain ECTS credits. Further details can be found here.

What have passed participants said?
"The SSMT offered me opportunities to learn new skills crucial to my upcoming PhD and to meet other researchers involved in similar fields to mine."

Registration for the Summer School in Methods and Techniques is now open. Please click here to log into myECPR and register.

Click here to decide your course combinations prior to registration.�

Early-bird fee
For ECPR Members, a discount of 100 applies to all two-week courses 50 applies to to all one-week courses.  Payment must be received by ECPR by midnight on 19 March 2013. This discount does not apply to the software training courses.

Click here for information on fees.
Funding for SSMT

Funding is open from 3 March to 6 June 2013. Further information will be made available on the ECPR's website in due course.