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Course Fees

Our course fees are calculated per course and differentiate between status groups. For the GESIS Summer School in Survey Methodology, the following rates apply.


Short courses, 12 h

One-week courses, 24 h

One-week courses, 30 h

Reduced fee for enrolled students/PhD students, and unemployed persons

Prerequisite for the reduction is a certificate of enrollment/employment status valid at the time the GESIS Summer School takes place.

200 € per course

400 € per course

500 € per course

Participants from universities and non-commercial institutions

300 € per course

600 € per course

750 € per course

Participants from the business sector

600 € per course

1.200 € per course

1.500 € per course

If you wish to obtain a document acknowledging that the workload of your 5-day course is worth 4 ECTS credit points, we charge an additional administrative fee of 70 € per course to cover the costs of grading by the teachers and additional administrative work by GESIS Training staff. For more information on how to obtain this document, please see here.

Every participant who has not missed more than 20% of course time is sent a certificate of participation by email shortly after the end of the course.