Athens Programme March 2014
ATHENS is an association of European universities that offer exciting and intensive one-week courses twice a year. Parallel to the courses students get to experience the culture of the host country. Participation is free. Travel and accommodation costs are the responsibility of the student.
The courses are about 30 hours and have a final exam. Students receive two ECTS credits for the course. The host institution also organizes a 10 to 15 hour course to get to know the local culture and host institution.
Course: Sustainable Hydropower Development
Sunday 16 March
|11:00||Guided tour through the city (weather forecast: rainy:-()||Guide will pick you up at your hotel Pensjonat Jarlen|
|12:30|| Welcome |
Information about NTNU
| International House, |
Campus Vestre Gløshaugen,
O.S Bragstadplass 3, 7491 Trondheim
|Afternoon|| Excursion with ESN to a mountain cabin |
Dinner (weather forecast: rainy:-(, please have good shoes and rain protection with you)
Monday 17 - Friday 21 March
Lectures and excursions (see course description on Athens main page for more information)
First meeting on Monday will be at the International House. From there we will guide you to the department. Meeting time only Monday: 8:30
Saturday 22 March
|09:00||2- hour exam||Classroom at the department|
Sunday 22 or Monday 23 March
Departure according to your room reservation
Costs and accommodation
- Living and travel expenses are to be covered by the student.
- Social programme fee: 100 NOK.
- Accommodation will be arranged for accepted students according to the information given in the registration form.
Kongens gate 40
Number of persons per room differs from 2 to 6.
Rate per night is 280 NOK fr all students without breakfast.Each room has shower and possibility to prepare food.
- Dinner at the student canteen (aprox): main course 55 NOK, soup 20 NOK.
30 minutes walking distance or 7 minutes by bus.
Transport from the airport Værnes (TRD) to your hotel:
Use the airport shuttle bus. Once you have left the airport building several buses are waiting outside. All buses are going to Trondheim City (35 minutes). Ask the bus driver for the nearest busstop to your hotel. All bus stops are within 5 - 10 minutes walking distance from your hotel. The bus accept credit cards and you should get a student fare 90 NOK (return ticket is only 150 NOK for students).
Apply through the Athens programme main page.
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