Summer and Winter Schools Abroad

Many of our partner universities run summer schools and winter schools during vacation periods. Participating in these programmes, which will help you learn and acquire new language skills and specialized knowledge, will give you many new experiences and may even inspire you to spend a longer time abroad.

Please note: You are responsible for applying to these programmes and organising your stay.

The following table provides an overview of some programmes:

Current Summer and Winter Schools

Country Partner & Programme
Brazil Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro – Brazilian Seminars
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro – Portuguese as a Second Foreign Language
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro – Brazilian Debates
Canada Centre of Digital Management and Technology Innovation – Summer School 2020
China PR Hong Kong University of Science and Technology – International Summer Exchange Program (ISP)
Czech Republic Czech Technical University in Prague – Robotics & Future-Tech
Centre for Behavioral Experiments – CEBEX Summer School 2020
Estonia University of Tartu – International Summer University
Finland Aalto University – Creating Multidimensional Experiences
Aalto University – Digital Business Master Class (online)
LUT University – Summer School 2020
Tampere University – Tampere Summer School
France University of Toulouse – NanoX Graduate School of Research
Université de Bordeaux – COVID-19 in Africa
Greece Panteion University – 6th Syros Summer Seminar
Ireland University College Cork – International Summer School 2020 (College of Business and Law)
University College Cork – International Summer School 2020 (Irish Studies)
Italy University of Trento – Summer School in Psychological Humanities and Cognitive Science (PsyHuman)
University of Trento – Trento Sustainable Summer School 2020 (TRES2020)
University of Trento – Gender Equality in Times of Populism and Sovereignism Winter School
University of Trento – Winter School on Survey Sampling Methods – SuSaM
Japan Keio University – Keio Summer Program
Nagaoka University of Technology – Nagaoka Summer School for Young Engineers
Tohoku University – Tohoku University Japanese Program (TUJP) Online 2020-2021
Mexico Tecnológico de Monterrey – iWinter 2021
Portugal University of Porto – Summer Courses 2020
Romania Babeș-Bolyai University – UBB-FSEGA Summer School 2020
Russia ITMO University – [online] Summer Schools
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University – Polytechnic Energy School 2021
Samara National Research University – Online Summer Schools
Saint Petersburg State University – Doing Business in Russia
Singapore National University of Singapore – FASStrack Asia
National University of Singapore – Global Science Programme
National University of Singapore – Summer Programme in Entrepreneurship
Singapore Management University – Global Summer Programme
South Korea Ewha Womans University – Ewha International Winter College 2020-21
Pusan National University – 2020 PNU Summer School
Seoul National University – International Summer Program 2020
South Africa Stellenbosch University – SUI Summer School (winter)
Spain Universidad Politécnica de Madrid – UPM Virtual Summer School 2020 Flyer, Weblink
Switzerland University of Lausanne – Summer Schools
Taiwan National Taiwan University – Winter+ Programme 2021
Turkey Sabanci University – Summer School 2020
Country Partner University
Brazil Coordenação Central de Cooperação Internacional
Brazilian Seminars 2019
Canada University of British Columbia
China Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
University of Hong Kong (HKU)
Beihang University
Nanyang Technological University (+C1 Chinese Language & Culture)
Nanyang Technological University (+C2 Chinese Translation and Culture)
Global Entrepreneurship Summer School, Shanghai
Denmark Technical University of Denmark
Estonia University of Tartu
Finland Aalto University
France Institut Polytechnique de Bordeaux
Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble
Institut National des Sciences Appliquées Rennes
Institut National des Sciences Appliquées Toulouse
EPF Troyes – ESTP Paris
Smart Cities & Engineering for Sustainable Architecture
Université de Bordeaux
Université Grenoble Alpes
Centrale Supélec Summer Schools
Germany Global Entrepreneurship Summer School, München
Greece Panteion Panepistimio Kinonikon Kai Politikon Epistimon
Israel Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Italy Universita di Pisa
Universita di Trento
Università degli Studi di Bergamo
Japan University of Tokyo
Mexico Global Entrepreneurship Summer School, Querétaro
Netherlands Radboud University Nijmegen
Portugal Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto
Russia Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University- Winter Schools
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University- Summer Schools
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University – Easter Vacations
St. Petersburg State University of Economics
Staint-Petersburg State University of Economics – Sport Event Management
MGSU Summer School
ITMO University
Samara National Research University
Singapore Singapore Management University
South Africa Global Entrepreneurship Summer School, Cape Town
South Korea Seoul National University (International Summer Institute)
Kangwon National University
Spain Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM)
UPM International Summer School
United Kingdom University of Bristol
University of Warwick
United States University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign’s National Center for Supercomputing Applications
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Student Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Leadership Program (SIELP)

*The DAAD offers an overview of programmes at other institutions.