Pathways to the future of Buen vivir: the bioregional plan of Cuencas Sagradas in the Amazon

Conference Pathways to the future of Buen vivir: the bioregional plan of Cuencas Sagradas in the Amazon October 20th  | 17.30 – 19.15 CEST Online streaming on our facebook page > Introduction and presentation | prof. Massimo De Marchi (University of Padova) > KEY LECTURE: Belen Paez – President Fundación Pachamama Manari Ushigua Santi – […]

Food sovereignty, agroecology and agrobusiness, reflections from Argentina case

Conference Food sovereignty, agroecology and agrobusiness, reflections from Argentina case September 22nd  | 11.30 – 12.30 CEST Online streaming on our facebook page > Introduction and presentation | prof. Massimo De Marchi (University of Padova) > KEY LECTURE | prof. Valeria Hernández (IRD Argentine, UMR CESSMA) > Discussants: prof. Salvatore Pappalardo, prof. Alberto Diantini [Kick-Off […]

After oil: reflection on petroculture

Conference After oil: reflection on petroculture  September 20th  | 16.30 – 18.30 CEST Online streaming on our facebook page > Introduction and presentation | prof. Massimo De Marchi (University of Padova) > KEY LECTURE | prof. Imre Szeman (University of Waterloo) > Discussants: prof. Salvatore Pappalardo, prof. Alberto Diantini [Kick-Off Seminar of the International Joint […]

Edible cities and city-nature resonances | International seminar

International seminar | Edible cities and city-nature resonances Prof. Martina Artmann Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development (IOER) Coordinator: prof. Massimo De Marchi STeDe general director and Professor of Agroecology and Ecosystem Services (University of Padova) 18 May 2021 16.30 /  18.30 CET The event will be delivered online through the ZOOM platform. […]

Main agroecological structure: integrations between agricultural practices and landscape ecology

Prof. Tomás Enrique León Sicard Instituto de Estudios Ambientales – Universidad Nacional de Colombia Introduction Dr. Federico Bigaran – Coordinator of the Ecovinegoals project – Autonomous Province of Trento – Rural Development and Policies Service Dr. Luca Dalla Libera – Agenda 21 Consulting srl Coordinator: prof. Massimo De Marchi, STeDe general director   The meeting […]

Municipalism and alternative to development: sustainability and solidarity

Municipalism and alternative to development: sustainability and solidarity “Municipality of Padua approach for peace and international solidarity” with Francesca Benciolini – Councilor for peace, human rights and international cooperation “Commons and degrowth: from dream to project in Italian Municipalities” with Matteo Francesconi – Deputy mayor of Capannori and Italian association of Virtuous Municipalities 11 November […]

Feminism and Degrowth: Post Development Paths beyond Pandemia

Feminism and Degrowth: Post Development Paths beyond Pandemia with Susan Paulson | Center for Latin American Studies, University of Florida 04 November 2020 17.30 | 19.00 Live Streaming on our facebook page Download here the flyer of the conference. Organized within the course on Alternatives to development and territorial practices of post development (Coordinator: prof. […]

Cuencas Sagradas in the Amazon: indigenous rainforest “territories for life”

Cuencas Sagradas in the Amazon: indigenous rainforest “territories for life” with Belen Paez | Presidenta Fundación Pachamama Manari Ushigua Santi | President of Sápara Nation, spirit healer 28 Oct 2020 | 17.00 – 19.00 Live Streaming on our Facebook page Download here the flyer of the conference. Organized within the course on Alternatives to development […]

Earth Vikalp Sangam: a Global Tapestry of Alternatives for Justice and Sustainability

Online conference Earth Vikalp Sangam: a Global Tapestry of Alternatives for Justice and Sustainability with Ashish Kothari | Kalpavriksh, Vikalp Sangam, andGlobal Tapestry of Alternatives (Pune, India) > 14 Oct 2020 (17.30 | 19.00) > Live Streaming on our Facebook page  > Download the flyer Organized within the course on “Alternatives to development and territorial […]

Agroecological transitions in the era of pandemics: combining local knowledge and the appropriation of new technologies

Online conference Agroecological transitions in the era of pandemics: combining local knowledge and the appropriation of new technologies September 22nd | 16.30 – 18.00 Online streaming on our facebook page > Introduction and presentation | prof. Massimo De Marchi (University of Padova) > KEY LECTURE | prof. Miguel Angel Altieri (Department of Environmental Science, Policy, […]

Climate justice after fossil fuels: Deconstructing the Global Petroleumscape

Conference Climate justice after fossil fuels: Deconstructing the Global Petroleumscape  September 21st  | 14.30 – 16.00 Online streaming on our facebook page > Introduction and presentation | prof. Massimo De Marchi (University of Padova) > KEY LECTURE | prof. Carola Hein (Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, TU Delft) > Discussants: prof. Salvatore Pappalardo, […]

Update about the first semester – 2020/2021 STeDe Program

We inform that the entire offer of the first semester in Padova of 2020/2021 STeDe  will be by online learning, granting quality, innovative and personalized teaching, based on following elements: – delivered mainly in synchronous mode – compulsory attendance – delivery times established in the academic calendar and organized on Central European Time – active approach The online teaching […]

Students

Visa Academic Calendar Enrollment Facilities Graduation Ceremony

Programme

Presentation Programme structure First semester Second semester Third Semester Fourth semester Diploma Documents

Ambassadors

STEDE Ambassadors are available to share their experience with anybody who is willing to attend the EMJMD in Sustainable Territorial Development. Ambassadors can provide specific information about visa application, health insurance and other administrative procedures tailored on their own country of origin.

Legal Notice/Privacy/Disclaimer

Disclaimer Views, thoughts, and opinions expressed in the EMJMD STEDE website belong solely to the authors, and do not represent views, thoughts, and opinisions of the European Agency for Culture Education and Audiovisual (EACEA). Privacy Who we are Our website is: https://em-stede.eu Following the article 13 of UE regulation n. 2016/679, also named General Data […]

Selection

Selection procedure Step 1: Receiving applications Step 2: Pre-selected candidates will be notified and a zoom  interview will be fixed Step 3: All selected students, students on the reserve list and not selected will be notified by email Appeal procedure Any complaint about the decisions of the “Selection Committee” must be produced by 7 days […]

Erasmus Mundus Students and Alumni Association

EMA was established in 2006 at the initiative of the Directorate General for Education and Culture of the European Commission. The Association was driven by the Erasmus Mundus students from the very start developing into a dynamic and democratic organisation. In October 2006 the first EMA Liaison Group has met to decide on the statute […]

Annual conference

Alumni and Students organize every year a reunion to meet each other and share experiences. The annual meeting is an excellent opportunity to preserve old relations and build new ones. In the framework of the annual meeting, mentoring and networking initiatives are developed to explore career paths and employment opportunities. In other words, it provides […]

Application

Admission criteria Candidates are required to: be a person with outstanding academic and/or professional experience who lectures or conducts research in a higher education institution or a research organisation established in accordance with national legislation and practice; carry her/his research activities in the field of sustainable territorial development; have a research background attested by scientific […]

Presentation

All partner institutions involved in the Erasmus Mundus STeDe Master welcome applications from prospective visiting scholars. Established researchers and teachers of higher education institutions, experts and professionals may apply for a scholarship in order to contribute to the joint programme. during the academic year 2017/2018: at Università degli Studi di Padova and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; […]

Scholarships and Funding opportunities

For 2021/2022 the program is not supported by Erasmus+ Scholarship For candidates applying to the first call (21 December 2020 – 05 April 2021): A) one scholarship is provided by the University of Padova for an amount of 24.000 Euro, covering the 24 months of the program. All applications will be considered for the Scholarship […]

Consortium

Presentation From the intake 2011/2012 the International Master degree on  Sustainable Territorial Development, STEDE, is offered by a Consortium of top ranked Universities and outstanding professional partners with complementary expertise on the field of Sustainable Territorial Development. Till the intake 2020/2021 the members of the Consortium are 6 Universities:  University of Padova (Italy), KU Leuven […]

Tuition fees

For all Selected students the participation costs/”tuition fees” are: 4,000 Euros/Academic Year (EU Applicants) 7,000 Euros/Academic Year (for non-EU Applicants) For non-EU Applicants belonging from countries of partner universities, Andean Community (Ecuador, Peru, Colombia, Bolivia), South Africa and Burkina Faso,  tuition fees will be 4,000 Euros/Academic Year The Consortium Board may apply fee waivers reducing […]

Application

How to prepare your application Checklist uploads 1) Copy of your Passport or ID 2) Proof of place of residence (e.g. residence certificate issued in accordance with the candidate’s municipality normal registration rules or certificate from the candidate’s place of work, study or training issued by the institution in question, etc. For more info on eligible documents, […]

Requirements

STeDe Master course is open to non-EU and EU candidates. Candidates are required to have: first cycle academic degree of at least 3 years – 180 ECTS credits (Licenciatura, Academic Bachelor degree, Diploma di Laurea di primo livello, Licence) or an equivalent degree (Diplôme d’Ecole d’Ingénieurs, Ecole de Commerce etc.), obtained by June 30 2021 and […]

Alumni

Annual Conference Erasmus Mundus Students and Alumni Association Alumni Wall Ambassadors

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Programme structure

STeDe Master is a master level degree course and consists of 120 ECTS credits in two academic years (From September to August). All the course units and educational activities are offered in the participating universities through a specific mobility scheme for the students: each participant will study in different countries. Batch 11 (2021/2022)   Till […]

Fourth semester

2020/2021 – Università degli Studi di Padova, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Universidade Catolica Dom Bosco, Université de Ouagadougou, University of Johannesburg Internship (12 ECTS) and Thesis (18 ECTS) are jointly carried out under the responsibility of one of the 6 partner Universities, where the student is spending his/her 4th semester (host University). […]

Third Semester

2020/2021 Université Paris 1 Panthéon – Sorbonne TEACHING UNITS CU0: French Language (0 ECTS) CU1: Communication, culture and the knowledge of French socio-cultural environment (3 ECTS) CU2: Mandatory courses (21 ECTS) Module 1: Economie, développement durable et territoires (Min. 9 ECTS) Choix parmi / Choice among the following courses: Stratégies territoriales durables – Territorial strategies for sustainability (3 ECTS) Economie et politiques de l’environnement – Environmental economics […]

Second semester

till 2020/2021 KU Leuven TEACHING UNITS CU1 : Communication and Knowledge, and Socio-cultural and Economic Environment of Belgium (3 ECTS) CU2 : Spatial Management (9 ECTS) Choice from Strategic Spatial Planning (6 ECTS) Geography of Developing Countries (6 ECTS) Critical Review of Sustainable Development Policies and Planning (3 ECTS) Society – Environment Interactions (3 ECTS) Natural Risk Management (3 ECTS) Landscape urbanism (3 […]

First semester

Università degli Studi di Padova TEACHING UNITS (2020/2021) CU1 : Communication, culture and the knowledge of Italian socio-cultural environment (3 ECTS) CU2 : Territory, development and alternatives (6 ECTS) Unit A: Microfinance for territorial change (3 ECTS) Unit B: Alternatives to development and territorial practices of post development (3 ECTS) CU3 : Geovisualization of territorial change: […]

Documents

Consortium Agreement The Consortium Agreement defines and regulates the partnership and the programme delivery. Draft Student Agreement The Student Agreement defines rights and obligations of the students attending the programme.

Diploma

At the end of the course students will be awarded a second level degree (Master’s level degree) that gives access to third level degree courses (Doctoral’s level degree courses). Delivered Degree: For ENTRANCE 2020/2022 Università degli studi di Padova, KU Leuven and Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne will deliver a Joint Degree in Sustainable Territorial […]

Presentation

Description STeDe aims to create experts in the area of sustainable territorial development in the context of climate change. More concretely it trains professionals to be able to help organizations acting in the territory (enterprises, local communities, civil society organizations, public administrations) to draft sustainable development policies combining economic, social, environmental, international and intercultural dimensions. […]

Admission

STEDE is a very selective master programme. Every year, we receive hundreds of applications from candidates coming from more than 50 countries. In nine years, the number of applications has varied from a minimum of 150 to a maxium of 1068; while the acceptance rate range has varied from a minum of 3% to a […]

Fees & Funding

The STEDE Secreteriat is available to guide you among different funding possibilities and will provide you all the document you may need for any application to fund your studies. Tuition fees Scholarships and Funding opportunities

Graduation Ceremony

The Graduation Ceremony is the celebration of your achievement and the starting point of your future steps. Students, friends and parents are all invited to participate in this event.   Thesis Defence Upload your thesis   Venue Archivio Antico – Palazzo Bo’, via VIII Febbraio 2 – Padova   Who can attend Graduating students Friends […]

Facilities

During their stay in every partner university, students can benefit of all the services and facilities offered to any student enrolled in that institution. Please find here some major references Università degli Studi di Padova International Relations Office Via Roma, 38 35122 – Padova Tel. +39 049.827.3930 E-mail info@em-stede.eu Accommodation Office ESU/Students Restaurants University Language Centre […]

Enrollment

The enrolment is finalized upon the arrival at every single university.  The Local Secreteriat will contact you prior to your arrival to inform you on the enrolment procedure. You are kindly invited to schedule your arrival according to the instructions you receive and no later than 10 days before the beginning of the classes. On […]

Visa

Admitted students must to apply for a Visa for all the countries they will visit. Visa applications must be done in sequence following the mobility track. The hosting university for each semester will provide support to obtain the Visa for the relative hosting country. Italy When: June/July, prior to arrival in Italy Visa application form […]

Academic Calendar

till 2020/2021 The course units and exams are organized as follows: 1st semester  – Università degli Studi di Padova : last week of September – end of January 2nd semester – Katholieke Universiteit Leuven : 2nd week of February – 1st week of July 3rd semester – Université Paris 1 Panthéon – Sorbonne : 1st […]