Summer Schools at TU

International Summer School

“German Engineering and Language” – July 01 to July 28, 2018

Ambassadors present TU Darmstadt

Technische Universität Darmstadt is pleased to announce that nomination is now open for the International Summer School 2018: German Engineering and Language.

The main objective of the Summer School is to introduce students to German Engineering and to enable them to gain experiences in diverse research fields of engineering.

The Summer School 2018 German Engineering and Language is supported by


Application, Acceptance and Deadlines

Costs and Budget

Programme Dates

Academic Credit

Admission Requirements

Organising Your Stay

Frequently Asked Questions

Please schedule your arrival for Sunday before the programme start date. A good arrival time in Frankfurt is 9 am to 8 pm (German local time). Everyone arriving at that time will be able to go directly to the accommodation (you can enter your room from 11 am onward) and to get some rest before the summer school starts on Monday. There are no activities planned on the arrival and departure date.

As a Summer School participant you will be picked up by one of our friendly tutors and accompanied back to your hotel in Darmstadt.

This only applies for the arrival day (July 1st)!

Please send us your:

  • arrival dates
  • name
  • flight ticket with flight number
  • current picture
  • phone number

to organise everything accordingly.

IMPORANT NOTICE: The size of Frankfurt am Main Airport can be overwhelming.

Meeting point at the airport: MEETING POINT in TERMINAL 1: ARRIVAL HALL B (Arrivals = Level 1)

To make sure you do not search/miss the tutor, please keep in mind to walk to the MEETING POINT in TERMINAL 1: ARRIVAL HALL B after your arrival.

You will stay at

ACHAT Comfort Hotel Darmstadt/Griesheim

Flughafenstrasse 2

64347 Griesheim

Tel.: +49 6155 – 882 900

Fax.: +49 6155 – 882 999



Yes, during the weekends students can join our social programme or explore Germany and Europe on their own.

Yes: +49 171 5517049 or + 49 6151 16-24060.

Yes, students from non-partner universities are welcome to join the summerschool at TU Darmstadt, too.

Students from partner universities: Please let yourself be nominated for your stay at TU Darmstadt.

Students from non-partner universities: Please apply without nomination in advance.

Yes, you are very welcome to arrive earlier. However, you can not arrive later than three days after the official start.

If you arrive later or earlier, you will not be picked up from the airport by one of our staff.

Later: Please organise appropriate transportation from the airport to the train station Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof, for example with the AirLiner. One of our friendly tutors will be happy to pick you up there.

Earlier: Please note that we cannot offer accommodation before the official arrival day. Therefore you need to book an accommodation on your own.