Autumn School, 13-17 November: EU Project Management (College of Europe Bruges)

The management of projects from A to Z
Bruges, Belgium, 13 – 17 November 2017

What is the EU Project Management Training Course?

A one-week interactive journey along the life of EU projects, from programming through to tender writing, project implementation and evaluation.

Through detailed case studies and exercises on key project management tools, this interactive training delivers a comprehensive knowledge of essential techniques for successful, cost-effective management of EU projects.

Designed to assist professionals with grasping the complexities of EU funding schemes and to keep projects on track even in the toughest, most unpredictable times, our project management training course covers all phases of an EU Project. More specifically, throughout the training, participants get to know EU funding opportunities which are available and explore project concept, project cycle, project design and project proposal writing.
Moreover, the course aims to support good management practices and effective decision making throughout the project management cycle – from programming, through to identification, consortium building, formulation, implementation and evaluation.

High level experienced professionals lead participants through a curriculum based on the latest Project Management methodologies.

Which method is used?

An interactive course confronting theory with practice divided into three main strands:

Interactive training sessions examining theoretical and practical aspects of EU Project Management;

Workshops, simulation exercises and case studies designed to develop project management essential skills;

A simulation exercise on a EU funded project;

Individual and collective feedback is a key part of the exercise giving participants the opportunity to maximise their personal learning experience.

Why participate?

After this one-week training course, you will have gained the necessary know-how and self-confidence to participate effectively and successfully in the management of EU Projects.

The programme will offer you the possibility to:

  • Improve, extend and update your knowledge and understanding of the project management on EU projects;
  • Grasp the complexities of EU funding schemes and gain the knowledge to succeed in a variety of funding opportunities;
  • Strengthen your project management skills through the numerous practical exercises;
  • Enjoy a unique opportunity to learn in a multicultural atmosphere and extend your personal and professional network;
  • Receive a certificate from the College of Europe upon successful completion.