This intensive two-day training course is designed for those students interested in getting involved in EC-funded programmes and projects. The course is, in particular, is an introduction to the Project Cycle Management (PCM), the standard procedure to carry out programmes and projects. It is the official tool required by the European Commission and many bilateral donors and follows a sequence based on specific phases. In particular, it intends to explain PCM approach focusing on theoretical and practical analysis of all project phases (programming, identification, formulation, implementation, monitoring, reporting, evaluation and audit).
The course, which is based on EC Project Cycle Management Guidelines, is a combination theoretical explanations and practical exercises. Every step will be explained with examples of approved proposals and discussed in working groups and question and answer sessions.
Participation to the course is included in the tuition fee of the master course and can be combined with the EPSO course. The course will be held by a professional with consolidated experience in EU funding.