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STWEEK UniTrento 2019

The University of Trento is pleased to invite you to attend the UniTrento Staff Training Week, from 20th to 24th May 2019, which focuses on challenges and goals through International Mobility.

This event is aimed at creating network opportunities, sharing best practices and training our and your skills in a stimulating context.

The five-day programme includes sessions and workshops on the following topics:

International mobility

  • Soft skills and global competences
  • Welcome services for international students
  • Tips on Italian Culture
  • Cultural and social activities
  • Opportunity to arrange individual meetings

Application deadline: 1st April 2019 at 12:00 Italian time (GMT+1): Apply here

Selected participants will get a confirmation by e-mail within 10th April. The number of participants is limited to 30.

 Provisional programme  

All activities included in the programme are reserved to registered participants.

Monday 20th May

Kick off Day

 9.30: registration of participants by STW staff
10.00: institutional Welcome and presentation of UniTrento
10.30: Coffee break and networking
11.00: presentation of participants by STW staff and participants (Icebreaker game)
12.30: free lunch break
14.00: Survival italian
17.30: Welcome drink with STW staff
Free evening

Tuesday 21st May

Soft Skills and Global Competences

 9.00: Soft Skills and Global Competences
10.00: Coffee break and networking
10.30: "World Cafè" - Workshop Soft Skills and Global Competences through International Mobility
13.00: Free lunch break
14.00: Guided visit to MUSE - Science Museum
17.30: Free evening

Wednesday 22nd May

Trip Lake Garda

Thursday 23rd May

Services for international students

 9.00: Integration of international students: welcome services and mobility activities by UniTrento International Mobility Office
10.30: Coffee break and networking
11.00: Workshop: Cultural shock
12.30: Free lunch break
14.30: Optional individual meetings arranged by participants
19.30: Social dinner

Friday 24th May

Final session

 9.00: Departure for Sanbapolis by bus with STW Staff - Visit to Sanbapolis: University Guild accommodation and other services
10.30: UniTrento Sport: practice, dual career and innovation
11.30: Final session and certificates delivery by STW Staff



The non-refundable fee for participation is 100,00 Euro and it includes:

  • welcome drink
  • daily coffee breaks
  • a social dinner


Please note that most of the activities of the Staff Training Week will take place at the Department of Humanities, located in Via Tomaso Gar, 14 (city centre).

See the list of hotels rates offered to the University of Trento.


Admitted participants who require a Mobility Programme signed by the University of Trento are requested to send it at least two weeks before arrival to unitrento_stw@unitn.it

Participation certificates will be delivered based on attendance on the last day of the Staff Training Week.