Summer schools

Situation liée au Covid-19

Certaines universités ont annulé leur summer school, d'autres proposent une alternative avec des cours à distance.

Merci de bien vouloir vous renseigner directement auprès des universités dont les summer schools vous intéressent pour en connaître les modalités.

(Les informations ci-dessous ont été communiquées avant la crise sanitaire)

Aide financière

Dans le cadre de son dispositif de soutien Unistra, la Direction des Relations Internationales propose une aide financière aux étudiants de l'Université de Strasbourg désirant partir en mobilité dans le cadre d'un programme court en Europe (ex: école d'été ou séjour linguistique).

Le montant de cette aide financière est de 50 €.

Toutes les informations ainsi que le lien vers le formulaire de demande sont disponibles dans le document ci-joint.

Bayreuth Summer School

Warm greetings from the University of Bayreuth in Germany! Our International Summer School will take place from 06 July to 17 July.

Please find attached a flyer of all courses offered and an overview of the most important details regarding the application. In addition to that, you will find the video we produced during last year’s Summer School to get more insight into what Bayreuth has to offer:

Application deadline: 30 April 2020

Birmingham Summer School

The University of Birmingham is pleased to announce that applications are open for the International Summer School 2020. It is an excellent opportunity for international students to study at one of the most beautiful campuses in the UK and to experience British culture.
All programmes are delivered by University faculty who are experts in their field. Where programmes are formally assessed students will have the opportunity to earn credits for their study. Students will also have the opportunity to gain a valuable insight into the fascinating culture of Britain through an extensive social programme.
There are seven programmes on offer in 2020:

British Cultural Heritage
Contemporary Challenges in World Politics
English Language: Communicating with Confidence
Film and Media
Global Environmental Issues
Mathematical Finance and Financial Time Series Analysis
The Biomedical Science Global Challenge

The programme dates of the International Summer School are: 20 July–7 August 2020.

Further details of this exciting Summer School including programme content, fees and the application process can be found on the BISS website.

To recognise the highly-valued relationships between Birmingham and our international partners, we would like to offer £150 discount towards the programme fees for your students who are eligible for BISS. Students attending universities in the Universitas 21 Network are offered a discount of £250 (please note this may not be used in conjunction with the partner discount). All students can also benefit from the early application discount of £150 should they apply by 1 March 2020.

Applications for BISS are now open and can be submitted online, by the deadline of 19 April 2020.

Do not hesitate to contact us at

Colombia Summer Program in Leiden

Leiden Law School is pleased to inform you about our annual Columbia Summer Program in American law. Our four week Summer Program is taught by distinguished Professors from Columbia University, New York, providing students and professionals the opportunity to obtain a comprehensive understanding of the core principles of American law.

This year, our Summer Program will be organized from 6 July until 31 July 2020 in the picturesque Dutch city of Leiden.


Please find the brochure outlining the main features of this year’s program. Additional information can be found on our website:


Applications can be uploaded through our website!


Exeter University Summer School

Our International Summer School provides students with the opportunity to experience studying the UK at a top institution for up to 15 ECTS/8 US credits in a variety of disciplines. Our courses range from literature to clinical psychology and are listed below. All courses are taught by University of Exeter faculty with field trips as far afield as Stratford upon Avon and external specialists brought in by our faculty in a variety of roles such as engineers for the Meteorological Office of the UK.

In July 2020 we will be running the following courses:

·         Adapting Cognitive Behavioural Therapy to Improve Access to Psychological Therapies

·         Britain and the Making of the Modern World

·         Contract Law

·         Global Climate Change: Environment, Technology, and the Society

·         Global Enterprise

·         Human Rights Law

·         International Relations: Security, Conflict and Peace

·         Preventative Medicine: Exercise and the Environment

·         Rethinking Shakespeare

·         Victorian Evolutions and Revolutions

Our International Summer School will run from 28th June until 19th July and will include an orientation trip to London, on campus self-catered accommodation, all programme transport including airport transfers and an exciting social programme as well as our engaging academic programme.

As the first five days will be spent in London and then an introductory day in Exeter, if there are students who cannot make it to the UK in late June, we are happy to arrange a separate airport transfer to allow them to join us a few days in to the programme. This may come at a small extra cost, dependant on location.

The price of our programme is £2,400 for one module or £3,150 for two modules studied over the three weeks.

Applications are open, and will close on Friday 8th May.

For any further information:

Freie Universität Berlin - International Summer and Winter University (FUBiS)

FUBiS is an intensive academic program through which students can earn credits that may be counted toward their degrees at their home institutions.
FUBiS offers small class sizes and distinguished faculty set on delivering the highest academic quality.

FUBiS terms run for 3 to 6 weeks and take place both in summer and winter:

  • Term I: January (3 weeks)
  • Term II: Late May / early June to mid-July (6 weeks)
  • Term III: Mid-July to mid-August (4 weeks)

FUBiS offers:

  • 3 Intensive German language courses
  • 3 Semi-intensive German language courses
  • 3 Subject classes in English and German


Students can register online at Registration for Term I opens in August each year and for Term II and III in November. Program spots are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.


Students must be at least 18 years old and should have completed their first year at college or university.
Please note that credits can only be awarded if participants are currently or have been enrolled at a college or university.

For more information : Please click here to find the brochure!


Freie Universität Berlin

International Summer and Winter University (FUBiS)

c/o ERG Universitätsservice GmbH

Malteserstraße 74 – 100

12249 Berlin


: +49 30 838 73 472

Fax: +49 30 838 473 472



Scholarships for International Summer Courses (German) for Students / Doctoral Researchers from Partner Universities of Heinrich Heine University (HHU)  Call for Proposals - Heinrich Heine University (HHU)

Who is eligible?

Bachelor- and Master students as well as doctoral researchers enrolled at a university abroad with which a Cooperation Agreement exists either at university, faculty, department or Erasmus level.

What is the objective of the scholarship?

The strengthening of international partnerships in all faculties through the exchange of students/doctoral researchers. Students from partner universities can improve their German language skills and get to know Heinrich Heine University.

For more information : Please click here to find the brochure!

Course dates:

  • 4 weeks: 20 July – 14 August 2020 or
  • 2 weeks: 20 July – 31 July 2020 (2 weeks) or 3 August – 14 August 2020
  • For more information: Sommer Kurse

Closing date for nominations?

6 March 2020 through online nomination:

Contact person:

Dr. Anne Gellert (Ms.) | Head of International Office

:+49 (0)211 81 14107


Leicester Summer School

This year, the University of Leicester’s Centre for International Training and Education will be running its exciting collection of International Summer Programmes. Our 3-week programmes combine general and academic English classes with subject-specific content, as well as providing a varied social programme where students from across the courses will meet and socialise together.  

Students from partners institutions will benefit from the partnership fee of £1850.


This course is ideal for students who want to develop their English use in a business context. As well as everyday and academic English classes, students get the chance to hone their commercial skills through a practical project.

The course also includes site visits to local businesses to gain an understanding of business practice in the UK and a taster seminar by a lecturer from the School of Business. Participants on this programme should have an English level equivalent to IELTS 4.5.

Apply to English for Business



Immerse yourself in the British Legal System with seminars on Company and Human Rights Law. Visit important legal institutions, such as the Houses of Parliament, Crown Court and Magistrates Court.

The English for Law International summer Programme is ideal for students who want to improve their English, with a focus on the legal profession. Participants on this programme are expected to have a minimum English level of IELTS 4.5 or equivalent.

Apply to English for Law



This course is aimed at students with an intermediate level of English. You will gain new English language and academic skills whilst learning about British life and culture. Experience the life of a student at a British university.

Participants on this programme are expected to have a minimum English level of IELTS 4.0, or equivalent.

Appy to Leicester Discovery

If you have any questions or would like to have more information on these courses please email:

Application deadline: 5pm on Sunday, 9 February 2020

Linköping Summer School

We are very happy to announce our 5th annual Linköping University Summer Academy, that will take place between 26th June and 25th July 2020.

The programme will give students an opportunity to study in Linköping, Sweden, for four weeks during the summer. They get to choose from a number of high-quality courses and gain cultural insights together with other students from our international partner universities all around the globe.


All courses are at bachelor's level, credit bearing (7.5 ECTS), will be taught in English and are full-time. For students from LiU’s partner universities the LiU Summer Academy is tuition free.


The LiU Summer Academy provides a possibility for short term exchange within the framework of our existing exchange agreement. Students who have completed 1 year full-time studies (successfully passed 60 ECTS credits or equivalent upon application) and have a good command of English as stated in our agreement are eligible to all courses. We apply a quota of Summer Academy places and semester places on the basis of 4:1.


We are striving for a good mix of students and partner universities are welcome to nominate a maximum of 5 students per course.


The admission application deadline is 25th March, 2020 (midnight CET).

To apply the student needs a transcript showing 60 ECTS or equivalent passed, as well as a nomination certificate, signed and stamped by their international coordinator.


Along with lectures and course work, we will also organize an interesting and fun social programme in cooperation with our student hosts.


Housing will be provided; a completely furnished single room with access to a fully equipped shared kitchen. We have an Accommodation package (including rent, bed linen, Internet Access, a regional bus pass , a gym membership and a final room cleaning) for 5500 SEK.


We offer the following courses:

Critical Future Studies, 7.5 ECTS NEW!
Exploring Sweden, the Anthropological Way, 7.5 ECTS
Innovation and Entrepreneurship in a Swedish context, 7.5 ECTS
Leadership and Organizational Behavior in Contemporary Organizations, 7.5 ECTS
Nanotechnology - Sustainable Challenges and Social Impact, 7.5 ECTS
The Use (and Abuse) of Culture, 7.5 ECTS

More information on the LiU Summer Academy can be found at our website:

Masaryk University Summer School

Masaryk University’s long tradition (over 15 years) of hosting summer schools has culminated in a large variety of offerings, as well as excellent services to our students. The deadlines to apply for many programsare as early as February 15.

The programs range from science internships in our world renowned research center, to a literature course where students have the opportunity to meet with 9 celebrated authors as part of the largest literary festival in Central Europe. From a medical summer school where students are able to “get their hands dirty” dissecting real cadaverous material to learning about threats to global security.

Why should students come study at Masaryk University this summer?
- Challenging academic courses
- Cost effective (most programs are under €2200 for accommodation,
tuition, and culture activities – including trips, programs are generally 3
- 6th safest country
- Trips to Prague, Budapest, and Vienna*
- Daily Culture and Social activities organized for students*
- Hands on support

Please click here to find the brochure!

*These are offered by courses organized through the Centre for International Cooperation, courses organized through the various faculties may offer different excursions.

A full list of the programs can be found on our website here, below are a few highlighted offerings.

Deadlines to apply for many programs are February 15.

• Communication Internship
• Science Lab Research Internship
• International Medical Summer School (for pre-med students)
Social Science/Law
• International Law and Human Rights
• International Relations and Threats to Global Security
• World in Transition and Central European Transformation
• Literature, History and Culture in Central Europe
• Global Perspectives: Media, Communication, Culture

Please contact us with any questions at

Prague Summer School

The Prague-based NGO SCHOLA EMPIRICA is pleased to launch the 16th Edition of Prague Summer Schools!

Prague Summer Schools are seven-day academic programs designed to bring together undergraduate and graduate students of various nationalities and academic backgrounds to enjoy their summer holidays in a unique academic and cultural environment.

SCHOLA EMPIRICA is pleased to announce the forthcoming Prague Summer Schools on the following topics:

Summer School on Crime, Law and Psychology
Summer School on Conscious Business: from Greed to Sustainability
Summer School on China: A World Superpower - Myth or Reality?
Summer School on Development, Sustainability and Globalization
Summer School on Education: The Future of School
Summer School on Behavioral Economics and Psychology

When? 4 - 11 July 2020
Where? Prague, Czech Republic

We invite you to visit our website http://www.praguesummerschools.orgto discover the details about the upcoming programs. The website will direct you to the individual page of each summer program containing information on academics, logistics, photos, alumni feedback, guidelines to the application process, and online application.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Blanická 25, Prague
Czech Republic


UAM Summer School

After 4 very successful editions, totaling 111 students from 25 countries, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid is once again offering its "Summer School of Economics and Business"

From June 29 to July 24, 2020, and we very much hope you will have some students interested. Application period is already open!

The SSEB is a Summer Term, where we offer four of our regular (and most popular among international students) courses, taught in English, in an intensive 4-week format (one or two courses to be chosen from the following, 6 or 12 ECTS credits):

  • Environmental Economics and Policy Analysis
  • International Finance
  • Global Marketing
  • Doing Business in Spain

The SSEB brings together students from all over the world in a truly international environment. The academic excellence of our summer term is complimented by social and cultural events, as well as field trips, which are not offered during the regular Fall and Spring semesters.

Please click here to find the brochure!