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General info


Fees include participation in the summer school, tea and coffee and the costs of the field trip.

The summer school fees will vary according to the designation of the participant:

  • 460 for private sector practitioners and government representatives from OECD countries;
  • 260 for university researchers & students from OECD countries;
  • 360 for private sector practitioners and government representatives from non-OECD countries;
  • € 130 for university researchers & students from the host institution.


This summer school will take place on the beautiful Amritapuri campus of Amrita University, Amritapuri situated in the backwaters of Kerala, India. Bringing together students from Europe, the United States and India, we hope to learn together in this scenic and serene environment.

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Directions to reach the campus

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amritapuri, Clappana P O,
Kollam - 690525, Kerala, India
Phone:  +91 476 2801280

Accommodation and other practicalities

Simple dormitory style accommodation maybe reserved at the Amrita University campus. The accommodation consists of shared rooms with at most two additional members of the same gender sharing the same room and toilet facilities. The cost of these accommodations for the duration of the summer school is 65.

Participants preferring to stay in hotel style accommodation are expected to make their own arrangements. Please contact the coordinators for a list of nearby hotels/guesthouses.

Contact the organizers

Dr. Padma Rao Sahib , Department of Global Economics and Management, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands.  email: (Academic coordinator and instructor)
Mr. Sandeep Pillai, Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland. Email: (instructor)
Professor Bhavani R. Rao, Centre for Women Empowerment and Gender Equality, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, Kerala, India,

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