Summer Schools in Europe

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





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United Kingdom




University of Vienna

univie: summer school – International and European Studies 

July 13–August 10, 2019

Application Deadline: April 30, 2019

#language #german #culture



University Catholique de Louvain



Czech Republic

Charles University

Holiday with Czech (Podebrady) 

July 1– July 26, 2019

Application Deadline: June 17, 2019


Czech Language and Culture Course (Prague)

July 29 – August 23, 2019

Application Deadline: July 28, 2019


Summer School of Slavonic Studies (Podebrady)

July 1 – July 26, 2019

Application Deadline: June 17, 2019


Czech Summer School (Prague)

July 1 – July 26, 2019

Application Deadline: July 2, 2019


Faculty of Social Science

Project Europe at a Crossroads: Building up open structures or breaking down into local identities?

April 7–18, 2019

Application Deadline: February 25, 2019


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 13 – August 3, 2019

Application Deadline: April 1, 2019


Philosophies of Leadership (in cooperation with Leadership exCHANGE) 

July 1–30, 2018

Application Deadline: rolling admission


Comparative Study of Peace, Conflict & Religion 

August 1-15, 2019

Application Deadline: rolling admission


Women & Leadership 

August 1-15, 2019

Application Deadline: rolling admission


Faculty of Humanities




University of Helsinki

Helsinki Summer School 

August 6–22, 2019

Application Deadline: July 17, 2019

For information on almost 20 courses please click here.

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



Centre national de la recherche scientifique

Computational principles to organize complexity : success stories in quantitative biology

May 29-June 6, 2018

#life science #biology


Université Paris Diderot

ECMM Summer school in Physics

July 10–12, 2019

Application Deadline: June 11


Université de Bordeaux

Interactions between ecosystems and rural-urban fringes

June 11–15, 2018

Application Deadline: April 5, 2018

#phd #ecology #biology #chemistry # sociology


Biomaterials for medical devices and regenerative medicine

June 25–29

Application Deadline: March 1, 2018

#phd #postdoc #medicine # biomaterial


Defence security cyber

June 28–30, 2018

Application Deadline:March 1, 2018

#m.a. #professionals


Public health

June 28–30, 2018

#publichealth #immunology


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

Grenoble international smart engineering summer school (Ginsen)

June 11–July 13, 2019

Application deadline: March 22, 2019

#nanotechnology #smartenergy


Agropolis International

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

September 16-27, 2019

Application deadline: June 30, 2019


École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS)

École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS) is offering a wide variety of seasonal schools.

Please check their webpage for details.

#history #geography #economics #musicology #linguistics #philosophy #politicalscience #eastasianstudies



Freie Universität Berlin 

FUBiS (Freie Universität Berlin International Summer and Winter University) is an academic 3 to 6-weeks short-term program at Freie Universität Berlin, which includes lectures in a wide range of academic fields as well as intensive language courses. There are 3 terms each year with starting in January and ending in August General information on Summer and Winter Schools at FU can be found here.

Application Deadlines:

Term I December 8, 2018

Term II April 27, 2019

Term III June 15, 2019

#european studies #social studies #language #german


Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Summer German Language Courses

August 5–28, 2018

Deadline: June 1, 2019

#language #german


Amgen Scholars Program: From Molecules to Behavior

June 28–September 4, 2019

Application deadline: February 1

#biology #neuroscience


International Summer Research Program in Nanoscience

July 3–August 29, 2018

Application deadline: March 15, 2018

#nanotechnology #M.A.


Middle East Studies (Munich-Vienna)

August 5–23, 2019

Application deadline: April 1, 2019

#political science #middle east studies


Munich Summer Curriculum (MSC): Electronic Media

June 20–August 23, 2018

Application deadline: April 1, 2019

#economics #communication


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

July 2 – 26, 2019

Application deadline: March 1, 2019



Munich Advanced Course in International Law (MACIL)

July 31 – August 14, 2019

Application deadline: May 1, 2019



Rhenish Friedrich Wilhelm University of Bonn

Water-related environmental changes in Myanmar (Yangon Technological University in Myanmar)

April 310, 2019

November 30, 2018


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

August 7 – 31, 2018

Application deadline: May 4, 2018

#language #literature #culture #german


Rupert Charles University of Heidelberg

International Summer School of German Language and Culture

August 1 – August 28, 2019

Registration opens on January 15, 2018.

Deadline: June 15, 2019

#language #culture #german


Global Governance of Human Germline Editing

November 12–17, 2018

Application Deadline: September 5

#social science #philosophy #biomedicine #law #ethics #culture


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.

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


Technische Universitat Munchen



Georg-August-Universitat Göttingen

Summer Intensive German Language Course

August 2–August 30, 2019

Registration opens January, 2019.

#language #culture


Globalization and Diversity

July 8–July 19, 2019

Application deadline: January 22, 2019

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


Speech Acts

July 8–July 19, 2019

Application deadline: January 28, 2019



Data Science

August 5–August 16

Application deadline: January 22, 2019

#data science


Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology

Summer School 2019 at the Carl Benz School of Engineering

June 22—28, 2019

Application deadline: May 31, 2019



University of Cologne

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

Application deadline: March 31


RWTH Aachen University

4th Aachen International Summer School

August 27 – September 28, 2018

Application deadline: May 1, 2018


Hamburg University

Global Modernisms

July 1 – 26, 2019

Application deadline: March 1, 2019

#globalization #modernity #climate #transcultural


Biological Transitions 

July 1 – 26, 2019

Application deadline: March 1, 2019

#biology #evolution #climate #hybridization #cellbiology


Health Economics

July 1 – 26, 2019

Application deadline: March 1, 2019

#medicine #business #economics #language



University of Siena

Italian Intensive Language Courses for Exchange Students

#language #culture


University of Bologna

A comprehensive list of all seasonal school provided by the University of Bologna can be found here.


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 2019 include courses in the fields of Culture, Arts & Religion, Medical Science, Philosophy, Schience, Energy & Engineering etc.



Norwegian University of Science and Technology

LingPhil Summer School 2019

June 17-24, 2019

Deadline: TBA

#Ph.D. #Linguistics



Uniwersytet Jagielloński

School of Polish Language and Culture Summer School 2019 (2 to 4 week programs available)

#language #culture



Universitat de Barcelona

Evaluation of Public Health Programmes and Policies

July 22–18, 2017

#public health



Uppsala University

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

June 16 – August 16, 2019

Application Deadline: April 15, 2019

#swedish #language #culture


Uppsala Pharmacometric Summer School 2017 (PhD students)

August 12 – 23, 2019

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 2018

9–13 July 2018

Application deadline: March 16



Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

World Food System Summer School: Organic Agriculture and Food Systems


Application deadline: March 24


University of Lausanne

Intensive French Courses (A0 to C1)

July 1 – August 30, 2019

Application deadline: June 18, 2019

#french #language #culture


Undergraduate Research Programme in Biology and Medicine

July 8 – August 29, 2019

Application deadline: January 20, 2019

#undergraduate #biology #medicine


Wine, Terroir, Tourism

July 1– 5, 2019

Application starting in February

#master #phd #wineproduction #tourism


Forensic Science and Criminology

August 26 – 29, 2019

Application deadline: June 1, 2019

#master #phd #criminology


Cours de vacances (intensive French courses)

August 1 July – 30 , 2019

Application deadline: Februar 15, 2019

#winter school #language #french


Doing, Writing, Thinking Sport History 

September 8 – 12, 2019

Application deadline: April 30, 2019

#sports #history


University of Zurich

International Biology Undergraduate Summer School Zurich

July 1 – August 31, 2019

Application deadline: March 1, 2019


Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

School Of Life Sciences International Summer Research Program 2019

July 8–August 29, 2019

Application deadline: January 31, 2019

#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

Online registrations opens on May 28, 2019.


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 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 2019 now open.

July 7–August 17, 2019


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

Term 3: April 29–June 7, 2019

Term 4: June 24–August 30, 2019

Application deadline: at least 6 weeks before the start of the course


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.

July 7-26, 2019

Application is open from January 2.


University of Bristol

Destination Vet Summer School

July 21–August 3, 2019


Biomedical Sciences Lab Summer School

July 21–August 10, 2019

Application deadline: March 1, 2019


University College London

UCL Summer School

Session One:
July 1–19, 2019

Session Two:
July 22–August 9, 2019

Application deadline: May 31, 2019

#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)

Summer School in Software Performance Engineering

July 1–12, 2019

Application deadline: May 31 , 2019


Summer School in Women’s Health and Child Health

July 1–12, 2019

Application deadline: May 31 , 2019


Summer School in Women’s Health

July 1–19, 2019

Application deadline: May 31 , 2019


The University of Brimingham

Birmingham International Summer School (BISS) Programme 2018

Biomedical Sciences: from Laboratory Bench to Hospital Bedside

July 15 –August 2, 2019

Application deadline: April 22


Global Environmental Issues

July 15 –August 2, 2019

Application deadline: April 22


Film & Media

July 15 –August 2, 2019

Application deadline: April 22


Mathematical Finance & Financial Time Series Analysis

July 17–August 4, 2017

Application deadline: April 22


Theory and Practice of Global Politics

July 17–August 4, 2017

Application deadline: April 22


Imperial College London

World Challenges and Innovation Summer School (Undergraduate summer school)

August 5–19, 2019

Online application is open.


Further Possibilities

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