BEST Course in Summer 2023

The Water Odyssey of Budapest: Understanding the Urban Water Cycle

How much do you know about the journey of water in a city’s water system?

Do you wonder how water gets to your tap and how its cleanliness is always ensured?

Are you interested in how wastewater is treated before released back into the environment?

Join us this summer in the picturesque city of Budapest and take part in our course about urban water supply and wastewater treatment to get answers to all of these and many more questions. Learn about the latest advancements in the field including water treatment processes, advanced treatment technologies, water reuse and conservation strategies. You’ll get a comprehensive overview in planning, designing, operating and maintaining water and wastewater systems.

During the course you will discover our beautiful capital, Budapest, and explore it through a local’s eye. You will have a chance to try our delicious traditional dishes and taste our national drinks. The city awaits you with its magnificent summers, numerous thermal baths, staggering architecture, rich history and culture. Experience the atmosphere of this marvellous place with the company of like-minded people from all around Europe.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn from industry experts and immerse yourself in one of Europe’s most vibrant cities. Show us your motivation on the topic, your curiosity about our city and country and join us on this unforgettable 8-day journey.

Be in for the “water” ride of your life! 

You can find some more information about our course below. Have a look at the Schedule and the Survival Guide!

Arrival date: 11.07.2023

Departure day: 18.07.2023

Survival guide: This document is a brief guide on how to survive the Hungarian reality. You’ll find some information about our beautiful city. Besides some general information and the important sights you’ll also be informed about typical foods and drinks.

Schedule: Here you can find the schedule for the Summer Course 2023 in Budapest! The schedule is just an indication, changes can and will be made. We will update this document when we’ll know more details about the social activities and academic sessions.

Haven’t seen enough? Have a look at the aftermovie of last year’s summer course in Budapest!

Are you ready for the adventure?

I’m Lara, the Main Organizer of this event. You can find my contacts below, if you have any questions don’t hesitate to ask me. We can’t wait to meet you!

Lara van den Hövel (Main Organizer)