International Summer School on Disaster Management

 International Summer School on Disaster Management 21 – 27 August 2017, Arcalia, Bistriţa-Năsăud

Organizer: Faculty of Environmental Science and Engineering – Research Institute for Sustainability and Disaster Management based on High Performance Computing (ISUMADECIP)

Partners: National University of Public Services, Hungary

Department for Emergency Situations within the Ministry of Internal Affairs

CLEMS – ECO-Innovation Cluster for Sustainable Environment

S.C. ICPE Bistrita S.A.

Trainers: Invited lecturers from the international civil protection system

President of the Summer School: Prof. Eng. Alexandru Ozunu, PhD.


Disaster risk management – Theory & Concepts

Disaster response management and coordination

Disaster environment

The role of civil society in emergency situations

Exercise design and preparation

Exercise in field (48 hours exercise with tents and Base of Operations)

Minimum Requirements:

In order to apply for the Summer School, you must provide the following:

  • Registration form in word format (download here Summer school_Registration form)
  • CV in English
  • Certificate to prove you are a student/employee
  • Letter of recommendation from an expert in the field/teacher

NOTES: The summer school will involve outdoor activities (2 nights in tents) and therefore you are kindly asked to have proper equipment (boots, warm clothes, tents, sleeping bags). The language of the summer school is English.

The summer school is assigned 4 ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits.


The participation fee (excluding transportation) will be 100 EUR (or equivalent in lei). Transportation costs will be covered by the participants.


The organizers announce a limited number of bursaries (equivalent of the participation fee) for students based on the quality of the submitted documents.


Submission deadline: 30 June 2017 (via e-mail at

Evaluation period: 1-15 July 2017

Results: 16 July 2017

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