Water Quality and Sanitation Training Program – Short and long term

CAS-TWAS Centre of Excellence for Water and Environment Water Quality and Sanitation

Target Audience

- Officials, researchers, managers in water engineering and management in the developing or emerging countries
- Education background: master degree or above, or with bachelor degree and good professional experience
- Below the age of 40, or those with sufficient professional experience below 45
- Good language skill in English
- Women are especially encouraged to apply


In 2017, the CEWE will initiate two types of training programs for water professionals from the developing and emerging countries, i.e., Short-term and Long-term. The training program consists of lectures, technical tours, workshops and other related events. The long-term will have an additional 10 weeks’ internship in the laboratories. All expenses for approved applicants, including airfare, accommodation, registration and meals, will be covered by CAS-TWAS CEWE.

Key days for 2017 training course

Starting for submission of application form: 6th Feb, 2017
Deadline for submission of application form: 15th Apr, 2017
Notification of acceptance: 15th May, 2017
Invitation letter issued: After 23rd June, 2017
Short-term training period: 30th Aug, -13rd Sep, 2017
Long-term training period: 30th Aug, – 25th Nov, 2017

Learning Objectives