International School on Software Engineering Associated with ICTAC

Jointly Organised by UNU-IIST and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
22-26 August 2011, Johannesburg, South Africa


The International Institute for Software Technology of the United Nations University (UNU-IIST), and the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg are jointly organising an International School on Software Engineering. The school consists of 5 courses on the foundations of software design and verification. The school will be held from Monday 22 to Friday 26 August 2011 and will have a total duration of approximately 35 hours. We welcome applications from postgraduate students and researchers from academia and industry who have obtained at least an undergraduate degree in Computer Science or in a related discipline. Applicants who need financial support must explicitly request it in the Application Form. The School Sponsors will provide financial support to a limited number of applicants who have requested it while submitting their application. Applicants who

  • are citizens of a developing country not belonging to the European Union;
  • do not hold any position in an industrialised country or in a country belonging to the European Union; and
  • are employed in academic institutions, other public research institutions or NGOs.

will not be charged registration fee and are entitled to apply for financial support.
All other applicants are not entitled to apply for financial support and will be requested to pay USD 400 registration fee.

Developing countries are those countries whose economies are classified as low income, lower-middle income or upper-middle income by The World Bank Group.