Bayreuth International Summer School 2020

General

Program Description

Join the Bayreuth International Summer School 2020!

Each year, the Bayreuth International Summer School (BISS) brings students from all over the world to the lovely town of Bayreuth. Taught by both German and international lecturers, the courses in the fields of applied sciences, international law, economics, and more will broaden your knowledge. The Summer School enables you to profit from an interdisciplinary approach, exhilarating discussions as well as practical units, e.g. lab courses and workshops.

BISS generally encompasses a two week course programme, interesting activities, an excursion to either Berlin or Munich, a welcome and farewell dinner and an unforgettable time in Bavaria. The organization is taken over by the Campus-Akademie in cooperation with the International Office.

This year, the Bayreuth International Summer School takes place from 6 to 17 July 2020 and offers eight courses with renowned national and international lecturers.

The facts in a nutshell

Course program
  • Course: 6 to 10 and 13 to 17 July 2020
  • Arrival: 5 July 2020
  • Departure: 18 July 2020
Application
  • From 15 January to 30 April 2020.
Prospective courses (tbd.)
  • Economics & Management
  • African Studies
  • Public Health & Community Health Promotion
  • Public Health & Global Change
  • Energy & Climat
  • Polymer Science & Biofabrication
  • Polymer Science & Engineering
  • Law: Human Rights & Corporate Social Responsibilty
Application Fee
  • 150 € The application fee has to be paid within 10 days after submitting the application documents. Otherwise a participation in the Summer School is not possible.
Course Fee
  • Early bird rate: 700 € (until 28 February 2020)
  • Regular rate: 800 €
Total costs
  • Total Early bird: 850 €
  • Total Regular: 950 €
Fee includes
  • Course fees
  • Lunch
  • Welcome and Farewell Dinner
  • Field trip to Berlin or Munich
  • German Classes
Fee does not include
  • Accommodation
  • Flights
  • Transport
  • Further activities
Accomodation
  • Please note that accomodation fees are not included in the rate. You can find more information about hotels here.
Last updated December 2019

About the School

As one of Germany’s youngest universities, we are able to operate in an unbiased, self-confident spirit of academic freedom, scientific progress, and social responsibility. In line with our vision, o ... Read More

As one of Germany’s youngest universities, we are able to operate in an unbiased, self-confident spirit of academic freedom, scientific progress, and social responsibility. In line with our vision, our top priorities are individual supervision, maintaining high academic standards, and creating programmes of study that take current research into account. Our interdisciplinary focus and the innovative collaboration between many of our disciplines are key features of Bayreuth’s research culture. Read less