Summer & Winter Schools

Our university has cooperative partnerships with more than 160 universities in 53 different countries. Some of our partner universities offer summer schools that cover a wide-range of themes. In addition to technical subject matter, the summer schools also offer a number of cultural events so that students can get to know their host country better. 

This is your chance to use your summer break to improve your personal and professional skills, improve a foreign language, meet people from all over the world, or simply get a closer look at a potential exchange university.

On this page, we have compiled some information about the various summer schools that are offered by our partner universities abroad. If you have any additional questions that are not answered below, please contact the partner university directly.

Summer Schools 2019

Scotland: UWS Scotland (Glasgow)
Programme DatesApplication deadlineFees
15.07.2019 – 09.08.2019 (arrival 13. und 14.07.)26.04.2019£1250


The EU summer school is a great opportunity to explore all that Scotland has to offer, allowing students to take home academic credit under the European Credit Transfer Scheme. Modules are delivered by expert lecturers in active learning suites, ensuring the best learning experience.

Students will take part in two modules focusing on enterprise, leadership and management which carry 10 ECTS credits. 

The timetable is structured to give students the freedom to explore Scotland and the UK. The UWS also provides opportunities for excursions to places like Edinburgh and some fun social activities throughout.

For further information view

France: University of Angers
Programme DatesApplication deadlineFees
24.06.2019 - 05.07.2019* *depending on the program“early bird” 15.03.2019 / “regular” 15.04.2019„early bird“ 500€* / „regular“ 800€*


Summer schools in 10 different programs!

The University of Angers offers Summer schools in the following programs:

  • Enfance et bien-être
  • Vascular
  • Primary Care
  • Data & Health
  • Sumulation in Healthcare
  • Bioinformatics
  • La Mer et ses Droits
  • Research
  • Plant Health and Quality
  • Tourism

The summer schools focus on research and practice. They include lectures, workshops, applied visits and an attractive social program. At the end, participants will receive a certificate of attendance of 3 or 6 ECTS. Students have a unique opportunity to discover France and the city of Angers, located in Loire Valley.

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Poland: Wrocław University of Science and Technology
Programme DatesApplication deadlineFees
01.07. – 26.07.201930.04.2019 („early bird“ 25.03.2019)950 EUR („early bird“ 880 EUR)
10% discount for students from partner institutions!

Wrocław University of Science and Technology is one of the best and most innovative technical universities in Poland with increasing international status. In addition to the high academic quality, the university has almost 160 scientific clubs operating at the faculties and a radio station, newspaper and TV station run by their students. Wrocław was elected “European Best Destination 2018”.

The campus of WUST is continually developing and expanding to ensure best conditions for students to study and research. It also grants access to state-of-the-art technologies.

The 3E+ program offers:

  • Interactive small-scale courses (max. 10 students) in a friendly atmosphere
  • intensive, in-depth look at your topic of study
  • laboratory activities
  • earn 4 ECTS points
  • trips, events, social activities (e.g. visit Krakow)
  • Polish language and culture course
  • participants from all over the world

In the 3E+ International Summer School2018 programmes for different fields of study are on offer.

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China: Anhui University
Programme datesApplication deadlineFees
02.07.2019 - 09.07.201930.04.2019Die Kosten für das Programm für zwei Teilnehmer aus der BTU werden übernommen.

Die Anhui University hat ihren Sitz in Hefei, der Hauptstadt der Provinz Anhui. Sie ist eine wichtige Hochschuleinrichtung auf der Liste der nationalen Initiative „Double First-Class“, die von der Volksregierung der Provinz Anhui und dem chinesischen Bildungsministerium mitfinanziert wird. Die Anhui-Universität hat ca. 35.000 Studenten.
Die Anhui Summer School 2019 „Belt and Road“ wird an der Anhui Universität organisiert. Die Sommerschule richtet sich an Studierende der Architektur und Ingenieurwissenschaften und besteht aus Vorlesungen und fachlich-kulturellen Exkursionen. 
Eine kurze Beschreibung der „Belt and Road Summer School“ finden Sie hier .
Das Anmeldeformular können Sie sich hier herunterladen.

Poland: SGH Warsaw School of Economics
Programme datesApplication deadlineFees
01.09.2019 - 13.09.201931.05.2019775 EUR + accommodation
(Student accommodation 125€ / 2 weeks)

9. SGH Warsaw Summer school 2019 – 13 DAAD scholarships offered

Topic: Business relations between Poland and Germany

The SGH summer school is supported by the Go East program of DAAD. 13 scholarships of €970 are available. Participants without scholarships are very welcome as well!
The program deals with business and social relations between Poland and Germany.
Poland and Germany have different point of views in terms of European policies, energy policies, safety policies and other issues which will be discussed. The program offers intercultural workshops, a workshop of VW bank and a wide range of cultural activities like sight-seeing in Warsaw and a 2-day-trip to Krakow. Participants will have the opportunity to take a language course in Polish for beginners and a Business Polish course for advanced learners. 7,5 ECTS can be received in this program. The program will be held in German.

For further information see here.

Thailand: Siam Technology College
Programme datesApplication deadlineFees
11.08.19 - 31.08.1931.05.2019€1.950
5% discount for groups of 5 and more people who apply as a group

In this 21-day academic program across the different regions of Thailand, you gain hands-on learning experiences guided by seasoned business practitioners focusing on applicable knowledge in the fields of entrepreneurial thinking and crosscultural management.
Included are lectures, company visits, accommodation, most meals, in-country travel, and excursions to Ayutthaya, Chiang Mai, and Ko Samet Island, and of course opportunity for your own excursions in Bangkok and around.

Cross-cultural Communication
+ Creating an Entrepreneurial Mindset
+ Meet successful entrepreneurs in Thought and Action

3 Thai Graduate Credits = 6 ECTS (transferable)

For further information see here.