Winter Schools

at Partner Universities

Our partner universities also offer courses and workshops during the winter months. A participation fee has to be paid for the courses, in some cases full or partial scholarships are offered for h_da students by the partner universities.

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


Our partner university Hanyang University in Seoul, South Korea offers a winter school in presence in winter 2023/24. It is possible to choose between two program periods or apply for both.

Who can apply?

Students (bachelor, master) of all faculties.

Time period:

Program period A: December 27, 2023 to January 12, 2024.

Application period for PP* A: August 01 to November 14, 2023.

Program period B: January 18 to February 02, 2024

Application period for PP* B: August 01 to December 15, 2023.

*Program period hereafter abbreviated as "PP".

Program Summary:

In addition to the courses, various activities such as a cruise party and a one-day ski trip will be organized for you to explore all corners of Korean culture. You may take part in these activities on the weekends and joining the weekday tours organised by the HGL is also a brilliant way to have a well-rounded snapshot of the contemporary Korean lifestyle.

Course Selection:

Courses are taught Monday through Friday. You can choose up to 2 courses per program period and collect a maximum of 4 CP (per PP). Only combos with a maximum of 4 CP per PP are possible. If you complete both PP, you can get a maximum of 8 CP.

  • AI+X: Machine Learning (3 CP)
  • Behavioral Insights for International Business (3 CP)
  • Digital Studio (3 CP)
  • Engineer & Society (3 CP)
  • Heat Transfer (3 CP)
  • Korean Society and Culture (3 CP)
  • Project Management (3 CP)
  • Strategic Management (3 CP)
  • Ceramic Practice (2 CP)
  • K-Pop Dance (2 CP)
  • Table Tennis 1 (2 CP)
  • Weight Training (2 CP)
  • Art of Self Defense (Taekwondo) (2 CP)
  • Korean Traditional Fan Dance (3 CP)
  • Basic Korean (Level 1) (1 CP)
  • Korean Beauty and Make-up (1 CP)

Course language: English


Costs: 1,500,000 KRW (= approx. 1,055 €) for one or 2,000,000 KRW (= approx. 1,407 €) for both program periods;

Students of the h_da receive discounts! Normally one program period costs 1,700,000 KRW (-10% discount) and both together 2,700,000 KRW (-25% discount).

For more information, see this flyer (link flyer) and look here:

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

It is possible to apply for the university grant for short stays and thus receive half of the course fees (max. 600 €) and a travel grant of 400 €.


Other Winter Schools

Non-partner universities and other organizations also offer winter schools that are open to all students. In some cases, these winter schools are also linked to a scholarship. Please refer to the website of the respective winter school for application requirements and costs or scholarship opportunities.