You are responsible for checking if you need a visa for Switzerland. Please start the application process early because the visa process will take several weeks to complete. The University of Bern can issue an invitation letter and a confirmation of payment for you. However, we are unable to offer any individual assistance for the application process.
|April 29, 2018||Deadline for submission of scholarship applications including curriculum vitae and letter of support|
|May 31, 2018||Deadline for submission of non-scholarship applications|
|June 11, 2018||Deadline for payment of full program fees|
|June 22, 2018||Deadline for cancellation of applications to receive refund of fees paid (less the CHF 500 deposit)|
|July 16-20, 2018||Core course|
|July 23-27, 2018||Workshops|
IPDET accepts individuals who have completed an undergraduate degree supplemented by relevant working experience. Participants are expected to have a strong command of English and should be ready to read course material in English both prior to and during the program.
Applying to the IPDET program is straight-forward. Please use the following link for the online application.
For those applying for a scholarship, these are the application questions to prepare:
- Please describe your organization, its purpose and funding, current work and its relation to development evaluation.
- Please describe your reasons for applying to this program and your expectations.
- Please describe briefly how attending IPDET would benefit your organization.