Philosophers and economists.

Peace makers and trouble makers.

Creative minds and pragmatic realists.

Artists and scientists.

Future leaders and free spirits.


All of you share one goal – a sustainable society.


To face todays challenges we need to take various perspectives and overcome disciplinary bounderies. let’s get together and enter into dialogue. Work on global issues in a group of 25 international participants.


Join us for the 11th oikos WinterSchool at Witten/Herdecke University.


We are welcoming students, soon-students, never-students and entrepreneurs from all faculties and all countries.