Summer and winter schools

HsKA-Studierende haben die Möglichkeit, für einen Kurzaufenthalt ins Ausland zu gehen. Viele Partner bietet summer schools an - im Folgenden sind die aktuellen Angebote eingestellt, einfach mal stöbern. Bei Interesse bitte die Organisation mit Herrn Schwarz besprechen.

Finnland, Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences - ICT

Auch dieses Jahr wird die englischsprachige summer school im Bereich Information and Communications Technology angeboten. Die Details gibts auf der Website

Quick Facts:

Time: 6 - 24 August, 2018
Application period: 2 May - 10 June, 2018
Target group: Students who want to study in an international atmosphere and are interested in information and communication technologies.
Fee: No tuition fees for students of Metropolia’s partner universities, although participating students need to pay for their travel, accommodation and subsistence expenses.

More information about the ICT summer school can be found here. Students from partner universities register with this on-line form.
Please note! Most popular courses can fill up quickly so it is good register as early as possible.
Since there are no tuition fees for students from partner universities, applicants need to provide us with confirmation from home university that they are degree students there, and that the home university approves their participation in the ICT Summer School at Metropolia: Bitte sprechen Sie Herrn Schwarz darauf an, dass er dies per Email an Metropolia bestätigt.

Frankreich: Die Brücke - deutsch-französische Summer School der TriRhenaTech

Die Brücke: Deutsch-französische Summer School der TriRhenaTech

Möchtest du ?

  • Anders Französisch lernen ? (ohne Unterricht !)
  • In einem Team an deutsch-französischen Projekten arbeiten ?
  • In einer freundlichen Atmosphäre, eine interkulturelle Erfahrung machen ?
  • NEU: ECTS credits dafür bekommen ?

Alsace Tech und seine Partner TriRhenatech und NovaTris organisieren für eine Gruppe von 15 deutsch und 15 französischsprachige Studierende vom 22. August bis zum 1. September 2018 eine Trinationale Summerschool auf dem Campus Illberg in Mulhouse.

  • Eine andere Sprachpädagogik durch Tandemkurse entdecken: ein französischsprachiger und ein deutschsprachiger Student/in werden gemeinsam von Sprachtutoren begleidet
  • In mehrsprachigen Teams an unternehmensbezogenen oder entrepreneurship Projekten arbeiten
  • Besichtigungen (éco-quartier Vauban Freiburg, Feierling Brauerei, Produktionsstandort und Fablab vom Bürkert Unternehmen, Stadtbesichtigung, usw.)
  • Informelle Momente (Von Studierenden vorbereitete kulinarische Abende, Sportturniere, usw.)

Für alle Studierenden der Hochschulallianz TriRhenaTech (Hochschule Furtwangen, Offenburg, Karlsruhe und Kaiserslautern, Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz) und die Partnerhochschulen und Universitäten der Deutsch-Französichen Hochschule, mit guten Basiskenntnissen in Französisch (A2 oder B1 Niveau)

Teilnahmekosten : 150€ für 10 Tage Halbpension (Unterkunft in Einzimmerwohnungen, Essen in der Mensa)

Anmeldungen : Im Rahmen der verfügbaren Plätze, via Online Formular

Für Rückfragen können Sie sich gerne an Frau Rüppell-Wee, AAA der HsKA wenden.

Kontakt : Jean Pacevicius, TriRhenaTech
Tel. : 0033 369 322003
Mail: jean.pacevicius[at]

Info Videofilm ansehen

Frankreich - EPF "Smart Cities & Engineering for Sustainable Architecture"

**Application deadline 10 June**

EPF Graduate School of Engineering, in partnership with ESTP Paris, offers an innovative and dynamic Summer School on "Smart Cities & Engineering for Sustainable Architecture" from 2 to 20 July.

This summer program offers an in-depth study on topics such as engineering for eco-cities and smart cities, green issues, city planning and architecture for the future. Students will obtain 6 ECTS credits.

Besides the academic courses, Summer School comprises a cultural program, which will allow students to discover 2 of the most beautiful areas of France: Paris & the Champagne region.

Weitere Informationen und Bewerbung siehe Website

Frankreich - UPPA, Sprachkurs

We are pleased to inform you that IEFE and UPPA organize a summer course of French as a Foreign Language in Anglet, at Montaury Campus in Anglet). This course will take place from August 1st to 23rd, 2018. It is open to students from A2 to C1.

If some of your students are interested in an intensive French course during their holidays in France, they can learn more by the flyer or at our website.

It is possible to book rooms or studios in university residence at lower cost, within the limits of available places.

Frankreich - UPPA, Business Analytics summer school

The IAE Pau-Bayonne and The Business Analytics Institute will again be offering a 10-day Summer School from July 2nd to 11th 2018 on our seaside campus on the French Basque coast for upper-and postgraduate students on the foundations of data science and heurisics. This unique summer session provides to the participants with a solid understanding of the practice of analytics – how to:

  • evaluate the data at hand,
  • apply the appropriate methodologies to specific types of professional challenges,
  • transform data into collective action.

This year’s session will highlight the applications of analytics in the fields of health and well-being.

Our professors and experts will help participants focus on best practices of work in the digital age, managerial decision-making, machine learning, community management and visual communications. Upon successful completion of this session, students will earn 4 ECTS from our University.

Video descriptions of the school, courses, social activities, and testimonials can be found on YouTube.
Complementary resources can be found on or in :


Laetitia Mathieu, Head of International Relations
IAE Pau-Bayonne, University School of Management from Pau University France
Tel : +33 (0)5 59 40 81 13
E-mail : laetitia.mathieuspam

Dr. Lee Schlenker, The Business Analytics Foundation
Tel : +33 (0)7 71 11 22 55
E -mail : leespam


GB - Edinburgh College English Language Summer School

Edinburgh College has been running adult summer school courses at Sighthill campus for more than 30 years, welcoming students aged 16 and over from all over the world to study English in July and August.

The Summer School offers students:

  • Qualified, experienced and enthusiastic teachers
  • Excellent facilities and services
  • Small class sizes (10 - 15 students per class)
  • Library and computer room access
  • All English levels from elementary to advanced
  • Edinburgh cultural festivals every summer.

Our summer courses during July and August offer varied, interesting and challenging English programmes in a friendly environment. You can choose between two core programmes.

1. General English (20 hours per week)
2. General English + IELTS Preparation (24 hours per week)

For more information please see the English language summer school website.

GB - Wrexham Glyndwr University

The Language Centre of Wrexham Glyndwr University would like to welcome HsKA students and staff to our English Language Summer Schools. Please see the website for information about the standard English Language Summer Schools of 4 weeks during July or August. We also added some special summer schools with specific contents (e. g. English and sports, engineering English, business English) to our range of programmes.

Application deadlines are 4th May 2018 for the summer schools starting in June, and 15th June 2018 for the summer school starting in August. Please refer to our factsheet for the newest information.

Visa support and group discounts are offered, students are taken care of from the moment they arrive at the airport in Manchester or Liverpool.

See pdf file for testimonials written by former summer school students.

Go East Sommerschulen

Zu verschiedenen thematischen Gebieten finden 2 bis 3wöchige Projektwochen in unterschiedlichen ost- und mitteleuropäischen Staaten statt, die mit einer DAAD-Förderung verknüpft werden können. Weitere Informationen finden Sie auf der DAAD-Website bei den Ausschreibungen.

Lettland, Riga Technical University

This coming Summer Riga Technical University welcomes all students to participate in various Summer Schools organized in cooperation with leading specialists of the field in Latvia. We have more than 15 years of experience in organizing Summer Schools.

Academic personnel of the Faculties together with their colleagues from partner universities from other countries share their unique theoretical knowledge and practical experience with participating students, motivating them to reach ambitious goals and advance their career. More than 500 students have used this opportunity only in the last thirteen years’ time.

International summer schools are a forum, which every year provides the opportunity to the students majoring in various fields from all over the world to come to Latvia and share their experience and establish new professional network of contacts and find true friends. The link for the most of our Summer Schools you can find here

This year we organize the following summer schools:

  • Nonlinear Life. Edition 2
  • Sustainable Construction - from Traditions to Innovations
  • CERN Spring Campus

If you have any questions, contact the Head of Foundation Course Unit, Ms Natalja Muracova

Russland, SPbPU St Petersburg: Summer School/Winter School

in den Bereichen electrical engineering, nuclear engineering oder turbomachinery, mit 5 ECTS. Wird angeboten als summer school  oder winter school. NEU ab SS18: Modul Oil & Gas

St. Petersburg is the cultural capital of Russia, beautiful and charming. City of white nights, the writer Dostoevsky and reading youth in the subway. Even the spirit of city motivates our participants to learn and discover. We just gather together many talented, ambitious and perspective students and professors all around the world and organize joint space for sharing, studying and professional growth.

We prepared 4 modules: Electrical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Turbomachinery, Oil & Gas in energy industry and invited leading Russian energy companies to join us and organize special tours for groups of our students. Besides all 4 groups will be involved in wide cultural program: Russian language & culture class, Photocross around the city, visit to the Hermitage museum, Boat trip across rivers and channels, trip to Peterhof suburb (famous for its fountains) and many other additional activities with Adapter’s Team.

Besides all 4 groups will be involved in wide cultural program: Russian language and culture class, Photo-cross around the city, visit to the Hermitage museum, trip to Pushkin with Amber room and many other additional activities with Adapter's Team.

The regular program fee is 870 / 670 Euro for 3 / 2 weeks, early bird fee available. See flyer for details.

FACEBOOK group: or
Instagram: @Polytech.Energy.School

Taiwan, National Central University - Chinese Language & Culture Immersion

3 bis 5wöchiges Auslandsstudienprogramm. Sie finden die Informationen unter diesem Link.

Taiwan - National Chin-Yi University of Technology

Students are cordially invited to culture and university campus in Taichung: Taiwan International Summer Camp, from 21st July to 10th August.

For details, please see course description and schedule. The application form can be downloaded here


Hannes Schwarz
Beratung zu Studienaufenthalten im Ausland

Gebäude R, Zi. 007
Moltkestr. 30, 76133 Karlsruhe
Tel. 0721 925-1085
Fax. 0721 925-1089
E-Mail hannes.schwarzspam