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

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.

England: UCL London
Programme datesApplication deadlineFees
Session 1:
01.07.19 - 19.07.19
Session 2:
22.07.19 – 09.08.19
01.03.2019For one session (Session 1 or 2):   (3 weeks, 1 module) £1,995
For two sessions (Session 1 and 2):
(6 Wochen, 2 modules) £3,600

Based in the heart of London, UCL is ranked in the top ten universities worldwide (QS World University Rankings 2019). The academic specialisms cover most subjects, from the arts and social sciences to engineering and physical sciences. The innovative focus on interdisciplinary study to examine global issues is extraordinary.

The UCL Summer School gives you the chance to study in London for three or six weeks over the UK summer and gain credit towards your degree programme.

During the UCL Summer School students have plenty of time to explore London and the near-endless range of attractions and activities to be enjoyed. The city’s social calendar is at its peak over the summer and includes a wide range of cultural and sporting events as well as festivals, exhibitions, markets, concerts, lectures, talks and tours. UCL’s central location in the heart of the city is the perfect base from which to explore.

For further information see here.

France: ENSAP Lille
Programme datesApplication deadlineFees
01.07.2019 – 26.07.2019March 2019See website

Summer school 2019 : Additive manufacturing of complex shapes for construction

The France Excellence Summer School 3D BUILD 2019 is a strong, innovative 130-hour training programme in line with top-tier research centres in architecture and civil engineering, that focuses on a technological revolution: the additive manufacturing for construction.
3D BUILD 2019 will provide forward-looking and lively campuses, high-standard English-taught classes, scientific and industrial immersion in the field, as well as an introduction to research through a supervised project. 

Broadening your international experience under enjoyable and comfortable conditions with fellow students from pre-PhD France Excellence Summer Schools, 3D BUILD 2019 will offer lively social and festive events, full welcome services (incl. accommodation and catering), consistent French language and culture classes, as well as visits of remarkable historical and natural sites in Northern France and Belgium, opening access to a European region always on the move.

For further information view here.

Russia: Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University
Programme datesApplication deadlineFees
15.04.2019 - 26.04.201905.03.2019 - No visa is required / EU-Citizen
05.02.2019 - non EU-Citizen
450 Euro

Easter vacations in St. Petersburg

We offer you to spend unforgettable Easter Vacations in St.Petersburg. Spring is a perfect time for combining efficient studies in one of the largest centers of teaching Russian as a foreign language with appreciating the beauty of the city, before the tourist rush of summer.

Study process is enhanced with speaking clubs, cases, group work, self study and field trips to the world famous museums (visits to the Hermitage are a part of the program).

SPbPU has long-term cooperation with the largest universities of Europe, Asia, Northern and Southern America. The program is developed in accordance with the international standards and can be recognized as a period of study abroad.

For further information see here.

Scotland: UWS Scotland (Glasgow)
Programme datesApplication deadlineFees
15.07.2019 – 09.08.2019Februar 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 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.