Summer Schools in Europe

Here you find informations on Summer Schools of Kyoto University Exchange Agreement Partner Universities in Europe.





Czech Republic

















United Kingdom




University of Vienna

univie: summer school – International and European Studies *new*

July 14–August 11, 2018

#language #german #culture



University Catholique de Louvain

Brussels SoFiE Summer School 2018 *new*

June 4–June 8, 2018



EANOVAT Summer Course 2018  *new*

August 30–September 1, 2018



APHES Summer Course 2018 *new*

July 2–13, 2018

#public health


Czech Republic

Charles University

Holiday with Czech (Podebrady)

July 3– July 28, 2017

Czech Language and Culture Course (Prague)

July 31 – August 25, 2017

Czech for Compatriots (Dobruska)

July 21 – August 18, 2017

Summer School of Slavonic Studies (Podebrady)

July 3 – July 28, 2017

Czech language programme SUMMER FLAS PRAGUE

June 5 – July 21, 2017

Czech Summer School (Prague)

July 3 – July 28, 2017

Faculty of Arts

East and Central European Studies Summer Program

June 21 – July 22, 2017

East and Central European Studies

July 22 – 5 August 5, 2017 (extension program)

Summer School of Slavonic Studies

July 28 – August 25, 2017


Faculty of Science

Summer School on Migration Studies (International Organization for Migration (IOM), Masaryk University Brno)

autumn 2017 (dates will be updated)

Application Deadline: April 30


Faculty of Humanities

Summer School of Oral History 2017

autumn 2017 (dates will be updated)

Summer Schools in Ethnomusicology

May 29 – June 2, 2017

June 23 – 27, 2017

September 11–15, 2017


Faculty of Social Sciences

Prague Summer School

dates for 2017 will be updated soon

Understanding Europe in an Age of Uncertainty

September 8 – 23

The American Institute on Political and Economic Systems (AIPES) (Faculty of Social Sciences of Charles University in cooperation with George Mason University and The Fund for American Studies)

July 8 – July 29, 2017

The Global Leadership Program (in cooperation with Leadership exCHANGE)

July 1 – July 30, 2017,

Prague Women and Innovation

August 1 – August 14, 2017

World on the move – and Europe? Migration, Identity, Security

April 2 – April 13, 2017



University of Helsinki

Helsinki Summer School *new*

August 7–23, 2018

For information on almost 20 courses please click here.

#history #music #development aid #law #language #religious studies



Charles University

Modelling environmental resilience

June 19 – 25, 2016


Centre national de la recherche scientifique

Computational principles to organize complexity : success stories in quantitative biology *new*

May 29-June 6, 2018

#life science #biology


Université de Bordeaux

Coming soon.


Le Consortium des Universites de Grenoble (Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA), Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble)

Summer school Nanotechnology *new*

June 11–July 13, 2018



Agropolis International

Multi-platform International Summer School on Agent-Based Modelling & Simulation for Renewable Resources Management

September 12–23, 2016

Application deadline: June 15


École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS)

The Unity of the Social Sciences?

July 4 – 14, 2017



Freie Universität Berlin

General information on Summer and Winter Schools at FU can be found here. *new*

Deadline: December 6

#european studies #social studies #language #german


Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Summer German Language Courses *new*

August 3–25, 2018

Deadline: June 1, 2018

#language #german


Amgen Scholars Program: From Molecules to Behavior *new*

June 2–September 8, 2018

Application deadline: February 1

#biology #neuroscience


International Summer Research Program in Nanoscience *new*

July 3–August 29, 2018

Application deadline: March 15, 2018

#nanotechnology #M.A.


Middle East Studies (Munich-Vienna) *new*

August 3–24, 2018

Application deadline: April 1, 2018

#political science #middle east studies


Munich Summer Curriculum (MSC): Electronic Media  *new*

June 19 – August 17, 2018

Application deadline: April 1, 2018

#economics #communication


Munich University Summer Training in German and European Law (MUST) *new*

July 3 – 27, 2018

Application deadline: March 1, 2018



Munich Advanced Course in International Law (MACIL) *new*

July 31 – August 11, 2017

Application deadline: April 2



Rhenish Friedrich Wilhelm University of Bonn

International Summer Course for German Language, Literature and Cultural Studies 2017 *new*

August 1 – 17, 2017

Application deadline: May 4, 2018

#language #literature #culture #german


Rupert Charles University of Heidelberg

International Summer School of German Language and Culture *new*

August 2 – August 29, 2018

Registration opens on January 15, 2018.

#language #culture #german


Humboldt University of Berlin

Information about the over 25 courses in the fields of History, Metropolitan Studies, Language Courses etc. can be found at Humboldt Winter and Summer University. *new*

#history #metropolitan studies #language #law #religious studies


Technische Universitat Munchen

Finding Nano–Nanoscience, Research and Industry in Germany

June 12–July 23, 2017

Application deadline: March 27


Summer School with an emphasis on engineering and geodesy

July 31–August 25, 2017

Application deadline: May 15


Georg-August-Universitat Göttingen

Summer Intensive German Language Course *new*

August 2–August 30, 2018

Registration opens January, 2017.

#language #culture


International Summer School “Globalization and Diversity” *new*

August 2–August 15, 2018

Application deadline: 4 February 2018

#social science # gender studies #postcolonial studies #disability studies


Summer School “Form-Meaning Mismatches in Natural Language” *new

July 30–August 10, 2018

Application deadline: February 16, 2018.



Summer School “Data Science” *new

August 2–16, 2018

Application deadline: January 26, 2018

#data science


Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology

Summer School 2018 at the Carl Benz School of Engineering *new*

June–July, 2018

Application deadline: May 31, 2018



University of Cologne

Cologne Summer School on International Perspectives in Teacher Education 2017

July 31 – August 18, 2017

Application deadline: March 31


August 7 – 17, 2017
August 21 – 31, 2017

Application deadline: March 31


RWTH Aachen University

2nd Aachen International Summer School

July – September, 2017

Application deadline: March 1


Hamburg University

Climate Change 2018 *new

July 2 – 27, 2018

Application deadline: February 28, 2018

#enviroment #stustainability #climate #language


Health Economics 2018 *new

July 2 – 27, 2018

Application deadline: February 28, 2018

#medicine #business #economics #language


Particles, Strings & Cosmology 2018 *new

July 2 – 27, 2018

Application deadline: February 28, 2018

#cosmology#physics #language



University of Siena

Italian Intensive Language Courses for Exchange Students

#language #culture


University of Bologna

Coming soon.


Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia

Summer programmes in Italian Language and Culture

#language #culture



Leiden University

Leiden Law School

  • Summer Program on International Criminal Law
  • Summer School on Women, Peace and Security
  • Summer School on Human Rights and Transitional Justice
  • Summer School on International Children’s Rights

Leiden Science Summer School

  • Summer School The Quantum Revolution
  • Summer School Energy & Sustainability
  • Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences Summer School
  • The Leiden/ESA Astrophysics Programme for Summer Students (LEAPS)

University of Utrecht

Information on the over 200 courses at the Summer School in Utrecht raging from Culture, Science, Language Courses etc. can be found at Utrecht Summer School 2018. The application is now open.

University of Groningen

University of Groningen Summer Schools include courses in the fields of Culture, Arts & Religion, Medical Science, Philosophy, Schience, Energy & Engineering etc. *new*



Norwegian University of Science and Technology

LingPhil Summer School 2018 *new*

August 21–28, 2017

Deadline: January 31, 2018

#Ph.D. #Linguistics



Uniwersytet Jagielloński

School of Polish Language and Culture Summer School 2017 (2 to 4 week programs available)

#language #culture



Universitat de Barcelona

Evaluation of Public Health Programmes and Policies

July 22–18, 2017

#public health


Contemporary International Migration: Theory and Practice

July 22–18, 2017



Uppsala University

Uppsala International Summer Session(2 to 9 week courses available)

June 8 – August 18, 2017


Uppsala Pharmacometric Summer School 2017 (PhD students)

August 7 – 17

Application deadline: March 1


Stockholm University

Comming soon.


KTH Royal Institute Of Technology

Introduction to High Performance Computing

August 15–26, 2016

Application deadline: May 31


Lund University

LERU Doctoral Summer School 2017

July 10–14, 2017

Application deadline: March 31


Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

World Food System Summer School: Organic Agriculture and Food Systems

August 7 – 21, 2016

Application deadline: March 24


University of Lausanne

Summer Schools

Undergraduate Research Programme in Biology and Medicine

July 3 – August 25, 2017


Wine, Terror, Tourism

July 10 – 15, 2017


Forensic Science and Criminology

August 28 31, 2017


Swiss Association of Actuaries

August 2017, To be defined


Cours de vacances (intensive French courses) (Winter 2017)

#winter school #language #french


University of Zurich

International Biology Undergraduate Summer School Zurich

July 1 – August 31, 2017

Application deadline: January 31, 2017


Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

School Of Life Sciences International Summer Research Program 2018 *new*

July 4–August 29, 2018

Application deadline: January 31, 2018

#summer school #life science


United Kingdom of Great Britain

University of Sussex

The International Summer School at the University of Sussex offers a broad variety of modules from different fields of studies. For further information and application details please visit *new*


University of Oxford

At the Oxford University Summer School it is possible to choose from over 40 courses in subject areas such as archaeology, art history, creative writing, economics, history, literature, music, philosophy, politics and religious studies. Please visit the Oxford University Summer School for details.


University of Cambridge 

The University of Cambridge International Summer Programmes include 180 courses and over 150 lectures. Further information and course descriptions can be found here. Application for Summer Schools in 2018 now open. *new*


University of Nottingham

Biological Sciences: Exploring the Living World 

July 9 – 14, 2017

#summer school #life science #biology


Engineering, Maths and Computer Science

July 23 – 28, 2017

#engineering #mathematics #computer science


University of Edinburgh

The Summer School at the University of Edinburgh gives the opportunity to study courses in Language & Culture, Philosophy, Business, etc. Course details and fees can be found here.

University of Sheffield

STUDY English PLUS Options

June 26–September 2, 2017


University of Manchester

The Manchester International Summer School (MISS) offers a three-week course which allows you to explore British culture and history, and discover contemporary Manchester and its region. Further Information about the MISS is available here.


University of Bristol

Information available here.


University College London

UCL Summer School

Session One:
2 July – 20 July, 2018

Session Two:
23 July – 10 August, 2018

Application deadline: May 31, 2018

#crime #security #culture #literature #economics #education #geography # environment
#history #philosophy # law #medical science #politics #psychology #mathematics #science

University of Glasgow

International Summer School at the University of Glasgow offers a variety of courses from medical sciences through to Scottish history, combined with a lively Scottish social and cultural programme. For further informations and application please visit


King’s College London (KCL)

The King’s College London Undergraduate Summer School offers undergraduate university-level summer modules ranging from Business, Culture, Governance to Health and Law. Please click here for details.

Session One: 26 June–14 July 2016

Session Two: 17 July–4 August 2016

Session One & Two: 25 June-4 August 2016

The University of Brimingham

Birmingham International Summer School Programme 2017

Biomedical Sciences: from Laboratory Bench to Hospital Bedside

Global Energy Systems: Powering the Future

Film & Media

Mathematical Finance & Financial Time Series Analysis

July 17–August 4, 2017

Application deadline: May 22

Imperial College London

World Challenges and Innovation Summer School (Undergraduate summer school) *new*

August 6–17, 2018

(Pre-sessional English courses July 30–August 3)


Further Possibilities

General Informations on Summer Schools in whole Europe can be found at or