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 14–August 11, 2018

#language #german #culture



University Catholique de Louvain

Brussels SoFiE Summer School 2018

June 4–June 8, 2018

Application Deadline: April 15, 2018



EANOVAT Summer Course 2018

August 30–September 1, 2018

Application Deadline: : tba



APHES Summer Course 2018

July 2–13, 2018

#public health


Czech Republic

Charles University

Holiday with Czech (Podebrady)

July 2– July 27, 2017

Application Deadline: June 18, 2018


Czech Language and Culture Course (Prague)

July 30 – August 24, 2018

Application Deadline: July 30, 2018


Czech for Compatriots (Dobruska)

July 20 – August 17, 2018

Application Deadline: July 7, 2018


Summer School of Slavonic Studies (Podebrady)

July 2 – July 27, 2017

Application Deadline: June 18, 2018


Czech language programme SUMMER FLAS PRAGUE

June 6 – July 20, 2018

Application Deadline: March 4, 2018


Czech Summer School (Prague)

July 2 – July 27, 2017

Application Deadline: July 2, 2018


Faculty of Science

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

August 26–September 1

Application Deadline: April 20


Understanding Europe in an Age of Uncertainty

April 8–19, 2018


Faculty of Humanities

Summer Schools in Ethnomusicology

Application Deadline: March 15


Faculty of Social Sciences

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

September 8 – 22

Application Deadline: June 30, 2018


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)

7-31 July 2018

Application Deadline: April 16, 2018


Philosophies of Leadership (in cooperation with Leadership exCHANGE)

July 1–30, 2018

Application Deadline: April 16, 2018


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

April 8 – April 16, 2018



University of Helsinki

Helsinki Summer School

August 7–23, 2018

Application Deadline: July 20, 2018

For information on almost 20 courses please click here.

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



Charles University



Centre national de la recherche scientifique

Computational principles to organize complexity : success stories in quantitative biology

May 29-June 6, 2018

Application Deadline:

#life science #biology


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:

#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)

Summer school Nanotechnology

June 11–July 13, 2018



Agropolis International

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

September 10-21, 2018

Application deadline: June 30, 2018


École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS)




Freie Universität Berlin

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

Deadline: December 6

#european studies #social studies #language #german


Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Summer German Language Courses

August 3–25, 2018

Deadline: June 1, 2018

#language #german


Amgen Scholars Program: From Molecules to Behavior

June 2–September 8, 2018

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 3–24, 2018

Application deadline: April 1, 2018

#political science #middle east studies


Munich Summer Curriculum (MSC): Electronic Media

June 19 – August 17, 2018

Application deadline: April 1, 2018

#economics #communication


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

July 3 – 27, 2018

Application deadline: March 1, 2018



Munich Advanced Course in International Law (MACIL)

August 1 – August 17, 2018

Application deadline: May 1



Rhenish Friedrich Wilhelm University of Bonn

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 2 – August 29, 2018

Registration opens on January 15, 2018.

#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

Finding Nano–Nanoscience, Research and Industry in Germany



Summer School with an emphasis on engineering and geodesy



Georg-August-Universitat Göttingen

Summer Intensive German Language Course

August 2–August 30, 2018

Registration opens January, 2017.

#language #culture


Globalization and Diversity *new*

July 8–July 19, 2019

Application deadline: January 22, 2019

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


Speech Acts *new*

July 8–July 19, 2019

Application deadline: January 28, 2019



Data Science *new*

August 5th – August 16th)

Application deadline: January 22, 2019

#data science


Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology

Summer School 2018 at the Carl Benz School of Engineering

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

4th Aachen International Summer School

August 27 – September 28, 2018

Application deadline: May 1, 2018


Hamburg University

Climate Change 2018

July 2 – 27, 2018

Application deadline: February 28, 2018

#enviroment #stustainability #climate #language


Health Economics 2018

July 2 – 27, 2018

Application deadline: February 28, 2018

#medicine #business #economics #language


Particles, Strings & Cosmology 2018

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.



Norwegian University of Science and Technology

LingPhil Summer School 2018

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 2018 *new*

9–13 July 2018

Application deadline: March 16



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 *new*

July 4 – August 29, 2018



Wine, Terroir, Tourism *new*

July 10 – 15, 2018

#master #phd #wineproduction #tourism

Forensic Science and Criminology *new*

September 10 – 13 , 2018

#master #phd #criminology


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, 2018

Application deadline: January 31, 2017


Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

School Of Life Sciences International Summer Research Program 2018

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


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.


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 4–June 8

Term 4: June 26–August 31, 2018

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.


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)


Summer School in Software Performance Engineering

2 – 13 July 2018

Application deadline: 31 May 2018


Summer School in Women’s Health and Child Health

16 July – 3 August 2018

Application deadline: 31 May 2018


Summer School in Women’s Health

23 July – 3 August 2018

Application deadline: 31 May 2018


The University of Brimingham

Birmingham International Summer School (BISS) Programme 2018

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)

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