The Winter School is open to a maximum of 40 advanced undergraduate and graduate student (10 places reserved for 3rd/4th year undergraduate students from the University of Sydney, and 10 for master students from University of Padova).
Adequate knowledge of English is necessary to attend the lectures. Students will be awarded 6 credit points for partecipating.

Selection criteria

Students will be admitted according to the following selection criteria:

  • CV
  • Motivational letter (less than 400 words) outlining why you are applying


Students wishing to attend the winter school must send their CV and a motivational letter (both in English) to Mara Thiene (mara.thiene@unipd.it).


The application deadline is November 22th, 2017.

Publications of results

The results of the selection procedure will be published at http://www.tesaf.unipd.it/en/foodhealth
The selected candidates will also receive an email within November 30th, 2017.

Enrolment fees

EUR 800.

Students from the University of Sydney and the University of Padova are exempted.


The selected candidates will receive detailed instructions about payment via email.