Project management for sustainable development

Winter School - Online/Hybrid
January 17 - January 28, 2022

The course will be held online but 3 participation options are available for certain individuals:

Option 1 - online.

Option 2 - hybrid. Russia resumed international air and railway service with the countries listed here.

Therefore, a hybrid format of the course is offered to students holding citizenship of the states mentioned in the list – you can join the online course for 270 euro (+4000 Rub for reg. fee) but come to St. Petersburg to take touristic advantages for the duration of the program and attend online classes at your dormitory/hostel.

If you choose Option 2, just apply for the online course here and inform us on your choice via email to get further instructions.

Option 3 – tailor-made. We may also arrange a tailor-made on-campus program for a group of minimum 10 students holding nationality of the countries Russia resumed international air and railway service with.

  • Brief description

    We invite you to get acquainted with the fascinating world of project management, where you will learn the methods of project planning and implementation, the features of project team management, risk management tools and, of course, modern software used by project managers around the world. In modern conditions, project management competencies are becoming necessary for both top managers and ordinary employees. We will create effective teams together, master soft skills together with practicing specialists of project management tools, learn to work in conditions of future uncertainty. Become an effective project manager in a team of like-minded people in January 2022! Practical and lecture classes will be held synchronously in the mode of live communication with professors and classmates. Recordings of classes will be available on the SPbPU platform within 1 month after the end of the course.

Duration: 2 weeks

ECTS credits: 4.0

Participation fee:

Online format: 270 Euro

Hybrid format: 270 Euro + 4000 Rub (non-refundable registration fee for the Letter of Invitation)

Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, field trips and cultural program.

Upon successful completion of the course students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits (mailed by post in case of the online format of the Winter School).

  • Cultural program

    Online format:*

    • - Online Pub Quiz;
    • - Online Interactive Tour to SPbPU Museum;
    • - Online broadcasting of excursion to the Hermitage museum;

    Cultural program in the Hybrid format is discussed with participants individually.

    *All of the listed above activities are planned to take place but in case any of those will have to be cancelled, an alternative event will be offered to participants.


Provided only for the Hybrid or the Tailor-made formats:

  • on campus at the university dormitory
  • off-campus at partner hostels in the city center

Details of the options and booking procedures will be discussed with each applicant individually.


Deadline for registration

Online format: December 22, 2021

Hybrid format:

- for EU- or visa-free countries nationals: December 01, 2021

- for non-EU nationals: November 01, 2021


  • Entrance requirements
    • - Knowledge in the field of economics and management corresponding to the first two years of the Bachelor of Management program;
    • - Good knowledge of English. All classes and extracurricular activities are conducted in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required;
    • - Applicants are expected to have at least 2 year of University level studies.

The detailed course description for ECTS credits transfer at your home university:

Project management for sustainable development WS22.pdf



Summer and Winter Schools Team