Final Program of the 1st Virtual GESIS Summer School is out now!

Don’t miss the opportunity to master advanced techniques of statistical data analyses with renowned international experts and register as soon as possible (registration deadline is 08 July 2020).

Here is an overview of this year's courses:

Short courses (29 - 31 July)

Introduction to Stata for Data Analysis

Research Designs and Causal Inference


Week 1 (03 - 07 August)

Questionnaire Design

Introduction to R for Data Analysis

Mathematical Tools for Social Scientists: A Refresher Course with R


Week 2 (10 - 14 August)

Introduction to Survey Design

Applied Multiple Imputation

Applied Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (Short Course)


Week 3 (17 - 21 August)

Survey Sampling and Weighting

Designing, Implementing, and Analyzing Longitudinal Surveys

Mixed Methods and Multimethod Research


For detailed course descriptions and registration visit

Thanks to our cooperation with the Center for Doctoral Studies in Social and Behavioral Sciences (CDSS) at the University of Mannheim, participants can obtain a certificate acknowledging a workload worth 4 ECTS credit points per one-week course (24h or 30 h of virtual class time) just like you would at a face-to-face summer school.

 Scholarships sponsored by the European Survey Research Association (ESRA) are available. For more information on scholarships please visit

Register as soon as possible to secure a place in the course(s) of your choice. Registration deadline is 08 July 2020!