Summer Schools

At Partner Universities

Some of our partner universities offer short programs with different subject orientations during the summer months. A participation fee must be paid for the courses, but in some cases full or partial scholarships are offered for h_da students by the partner universities. You also have the opportunity to apply for our university grant.

As soon as we are notified of summer schools from our partner universities, you will find the information on this website.

If you would like to apply for one of the offered programs, please register in our MoveON-Portal as a first step and send the registration PDF to us via E-Mail. 


Bratislava Summer School 2023 – Business and Leadership in Central Europe

Where: University of Economics in Bratislava, Slovakia

10 - 14 July 2023  Topic: Managing and Planning for Success

2 Courses:

Business Planning (3 ECTS)

Managing People in the Digital Era (3 ECTS)


17 - 21 July 2023 Topic: Challenges of Global Leadership

2 Courses:

International Business Management (3 ECTS)

Forensic Accounting (3 ECTS) OR* Management of Public Finance (3 ECTS)

*Students can choose one of two courses


Deadline: 14.05.2023


One week (2 courses) - 360 €

Two weeks (4 courses) - 520 €

The fee includes tuition, access to the library and computer labs and welcome pack. Certificate of Attendance and Transcript of records, professional administrative support before, during and after the programme.

The fee does not include visa, travel, accommodation, living costs, insurance and other related costs

Application: online via

Summer School 2023 – Via University College

Duration: 3-4 weeks

Courses offered:


Enrolled in a bachelor's or master's degree program.

VIA University College requires students participating in VIA Summer School to be fluent in English. All Summer Schools require active participation both orally and in writing. This means that students must have a minimum English level of B2 (CEFR scale) upon arrival.

Application Process:

Online (directly through the websites of Via University College)

Application Deadline:


Participation fee:

Fee waiver for students from partner universities, otherwise approx. 4000-8000 DK.



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Application for h_da grant for short term stays abroad possible:

Taylor’s University Summer Programme in Malaysian Culture, Heritage and Gastronomy

Taylor's University from Subang Jaya, Malaysia, is offering a summer school in August 2023 where you can learn a lot about Malaysian culture and culinary arts and go on excursions to the surrounding areas. So you can visit cities like Malacca and Kuala Lumpur!
Who can apply? All hda students
Costs: USD 1,200; possibility of funding by the university grant
Time period: August 6, 2023 – August 19, 2023
Application deadline: May 31st, 2023

More info: hier

Don't forget to register your stay on our MoveON-Portal and send us the PDF.

Summer School for Sustainability – University of Gothenburg

Summer School for Sustainability is set in Gothenburg, a vibrant summer city on the west coast, and housed in one of the modern teaching complexes right in the city centre.

Dates: 03.07-04.08.23

h_da internal application & selection process:

We are a partner institution of the University of Gothenburg and are able to nominate a maximum of 2 students for this summer school. An internal selection process is therefore required for this summer school before successful applicants can apply at the University of Gothenburg directly.

If you are interested, please apply via our online application portal Moveon (  and submit the application PDF to the international coordinator of your department or study programme at h_da for signature (internal nomination). Please then forward the signed application to

h_da internal application deadline: 19.02.2023

Should we receive more than 2 applications in total by our internal deadline, applicants will be selected by a random draw and notified accordingly.


Further Information:

Nomination period at University of Gothenburg: 01.02.23-01.03.23

Application period at University of Gothenburg: 01.03-31.03.23

Tuition fee: free for students from partner Universities

Housing fee: about 365 euros in the centrally located student housing complexes

Credits: 7,5 ECTS

All courses are at bachelor's level and taught in English

General requirements: To be eligible to apply, you must be enrolled as a student on bachelor's or master's level at one of the partner universities and have successfully completed at least one semester at one of our partner universities at the time of application and during the Summer School. A CEFR B2 English proficiency level is expected, though no formal test is required.

More information here:

Application for h_da grant for short term stays abroad possible:


Summer Business School 2023 Lucerne School of Business

Management, Marketing & Sustainability of Tourism Businesses and Destinations

The Lucerne School of Business offers an exciting series of presentations and interactive sessions during a 6-day online programme with partners and tourism experts from Switzerland's most successfully developed destinations.


For Bachelor and Master students, with or without previous knowledge of tourism (3 oder 6 ECTS)

Dates: 26 - 28 June and 3 - 5  July 2023 (usually between 8 am and 4 pm CET)

Fees: No fee for students of our partner universities

Application deadline: 01.06.2023


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Hanyang University, South Korea, offers a winter school in presence in July 2023. You can get up to 7 CP at this summer school.

Who can apply?
Students (Bachelor, Master) of all faculties.
Costs: 2,000,000 KRW (approx. 1,438 €); possibility of funding by the university grant
Period: July 3, 2023  - July 28, 2023
Application period: January 1, 2023 – May 26, 2023

There is a choice of courses in mathematics, engineering, IT, economics, social sciences, journalism, design, fashion and communication, as well as courses on Korean language and culture.

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Remember to register the planned stay in our application portal MoveON and send the registration PDF to

 International Summer School 2023 Birmingham City University

Duration: 17.07 - 04.08.2023

General Info:

On the first day of International Summer School (ISS), you will be greeted by BCU staff, familiarize yourself with university facilities, and celebrate your first day at the Welcome Event.

Classes begin on Tuesday and are held in the morning and after lunch. There are a variety of after-school and weekend activities each week, and on the last day of ISS you will have the opportunity to visit other cities in the United Kingdom as part of the program.

Courses Offered:


All courses are taught in English. You should have adequate knowledge to follow the courses. See course descriptions for more information.

Application Process:

Online -

Application Deadline:


Participation fee:

2,200 pounds


Accommodation is included in the participation fee and is provided by the university.

For more information, please contact:

Application for h_da grant for short term stays abroad possible:

Other Summer Schools

Non-partner universities and other organizations also offer summer schools that are open to all students. Sometimes these summer schools are also linked to a scholarship (like the Fulbright Summer Institutes). Please refer to the website of the respective summer school for application requirements and costs or scholarship opportunities.