(Last Updated On: September 9, 2020)
SAO Programme CodeGC1
SAO Programme TypeG1*
Programme Period 6 July to 15 July 2020 (10 days)
U Macau Application Deadline21 February 2020
QuotaNo Limit
Responsible StaffIves Ma (ivesma@um.edu.mo)
Courses• Conflict and Political Violence (Cycle A)
• Terrorism and European Security (Cycle B)
• Political Institutions and Development (Cycle C)
• Political Risk Analysis (Cycle D)
Programme FeeEUR 150 non-refundable registration fee,
EUR 2,000 Programme fee (Cycle A/B + Cycle C + Cycle D), which includes
– shared accommodation in a double occupancy room with breakfast (A limited number of single rooms is available and can be provided at an additional charge of EUR 50 per night)
– electronic access to all the reading material,
– excursions, cultural, social and extra curricular activities, and
– transportation from “Athens International Airport” to Nafplio and back.
English Requirement
Other RequirementApplicants should be (post-) graduate students working towards Masters or Ph.D. degrees, but we usually admit some advanced undergraduates, as well as researchers and practitioners. All applicants should be fluent in English.

The application should include the following material:

1) a completed application form;
2) a copy of your CV; and,
3) a letter of recommendation.

RemarksEarly decision deadline: March 15, 2020 (EUR 50 discount on the registration fee)

*SAO reserves the right to change the programme type/amount of sponsorship based on the actual expenses spent during the trip

(Very Unsatisfied 1 – 4 Very Satisfied)

Overall experience  : 3

Visa Application
– Procedure of the application: N/A
– The length of the application: N/A
– The attitude of the staff in consulate/embassy:N/A

Programme Arrangement
– Course Intensity (Very intensive 1 – 4 Not intensive): 1
– Payment of programme fee: 4
– Course arrangement: 4
– Airport pick up service: 4
– The entertainment of extra activities: 4

Accommodation (Hotel)
– The price: 4
– The location: 4
– The cleanliness: 4
– The Facilities: 4
– The attitude of staff: 4

– The price: 3
– The taste: 3