Summer & Winter Schools




UTP Summer/Intensive Learning Programme

Session 1 - 10th July to 23rd July 2017
Session 2 - 4th September to 17th September 2017

Location: Bandar Seri Iskandar, Perak, MALAYSIA

UTP Summer/Intensive Learning Programme Offered:

Duration: 2 or 3 weeks

Cost: USD 750 per person (Inclusive of Tuition Fees, Homestay, Accommodation, Meal Allowance & Field Trip)

Meal Allowance - RM30 per day

In-campus hostel with air – conditioner

Field trips *(KLCC, Petrosains, Suria KLCC, Waterrafting, Penang UNESCO Heritage Trail, Malacca UNESCO Heritage Trail)
*Subject on availability and interest

Programme info: Click here

Deadline: 2 months before programme start



Brazilian Seminars - PUC-Rio

Date: July 13–28, 2017

Location: Rio de Janeiro - RJ - BRASIL

The Brazilian Seminars developed by PUC-Rio is an international summer school which provides students, young scholars and international administrators with the opportunity to deepen their knowledge about Brazil.

It’s an interdisciplinary program meant to give a broad perspective of Brazilian issues which are currently in the global scenario. A 48h program of lectures and off-class activities that offers a panorama on Brazil’s different aspects, ranging from politics to environmental issues, from culture to public health.

40h of lectures on the following themes:

  • Brazilian Culture
  • Race Relations in Braziland the Formation of the Brazilian People
  • Brazilian Politics, Brazil, BRICS and International Relations
  • Media and Democracy
  • Crime and Punishment in Brazil
  • The Brazilian Agenda of Economic Development
  • Health System in Brazil
  • Education Policies and Challenges
  • Public Policies for Social Inclusion
  • Environmental Issues/Renewable Energy
  • Oil industry-Brazil in the Global Market
  • Urban Planning, Mobility and Integration
  • Doing Business in Brazil
  • Entrepreneurship

Public: Students or professionals interested in learning more about Brazil. The course offers a critical overview of contemporary Brazil in its history, cultural, institutional, economic & political aspects.

Opportunity: participants also have the opportunity to combine the Brazilian Seminars with a 20h intensive course of Portuguese language that will be offered during the previous week before to the regular program start. Please note that this is an optional course and there is an extra fee for it.

Accommodation: Availability for housing/Brazilian Homestay is limited and is on a first come, first served basis.

Application deadline: May 31st, 2017

Early Bird application deadline: March 31st, 2017

Program tuition for Ge4 students or EARLY BIRD : US$1,450.




Smart CITIES & ENGINEERING for Sustainable Architecture

Date: July 2017

Location: Paris and Troyes, France

EPF graduate School of Engineering. A 3-week program taught in English. July 3rd – July 21st 2017

EPF-ESTP Paris Summer Program on Smart Cities & Engineering for Sustainable Architecture 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.

Academic Topics:

  • Eco cities/smart cities: on overview of smart cities/projects in Europe
  • City planning/architecture for the future
  • Economic issues for sustainable development
  • Engineering for durable cities and buildings
  • Thermal comfort and indoor climate
  • Energy efficiency in buildings
  • Materials and structure for building preservation

For students coming from universities in partnership with EPF and ESTP Paris, a special fee may apply.

Application deadline: May 1st, 2017

Application online:




Shinkishi Hatai International Marine Biology Course 2017

Date: July 5th to 13th, 2017

Location: Aomori, Japan

The Research Center for Marine Biology, Tohoku University is going to hold the Shinkishi Hatai International Marine Biology Course 2017 from July 5th to 13th, 2017 at our institute in Aomori, Japan. This program is supported by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in Japan.

The program offers intensive Japanese language classes for both beginner and pre-intermediate learners, topical seminars about Japanese culture and society, various cultural workshops, and field trips including a homestay experience.

The course is open for undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in biology, life science and related fields, with particular focus on developmental biology and meiobenthology to provide experiences with basic experiments and practices. Half of the participants will be Japanese students; therefore, it will be a good opportunity to deepen exchanges with each other. We will introduce marine invertebrates as experimental materials; however, experience with handling marine invertebrates is not necessary.

Application Deadline: 31st March 2017




Tohoku University Japanese Program 2017 (TUJP2017)

Date: July 2017

Location: Sendai, Miyagi, Japan

- 1st term: July 3rd to July 18th, 2017 [TUJP-1]

- 2nd term: July 24th to Aug 8th, 2017 [TUJP-2]

This summer intensive program provides students of our partner institutions with an opportunity to discover Japan through diverse learning experiences in English.

The program offers intensive Japanese language classes for both beginner and pre-intermediate learners, topical seminars about Japanese culture and society, various cultural workshops, and field trips including a homestay experience.

Qualified students may apply for a Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) scholarship of JPY 80,000.

Application Deadline: March 31st, 2017 (Japan Standard Time)






Vienna, Austria

Date: January 2017

INNES Institute Vienna offers interdisciplinary academic courses in: *ARCHITECTURE* *DESIGN* *BUSINESS* *LINGUISTIC* and more...

One to three-week interdisciplinary academic courses consisting of lectures, workshops, class room as well as outdoor activities, field trips, exercises and discussions. All courses are taught in English.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR Ge4 STUDENTS! 10% discount with the code: "ge4"





UESTC Summer School (June/ July 2017)

Chengdu, Sichuan Province

Date: June 12 to July 7, 2017

University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC) is pleased to welcome international students for its four-week International Summer School from June 12 to July 7, 2017. The Summer School is open to all international undergraduate students who are interested in China and its language and culture. The intensive program will include academic studies and special cultural events. By taking part, students will not only gain a better understanding of China but also fall in love with Chengdu, the vibrant gateway to Sichuan life and culture. Students will have the possibility to choose between two different academic programs:

1) Academic Program I: An Introduction to Chinese Culture & Economy

2) Academic Program II: Developments & News in (Electronic) Engineering

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Malaysian Tropical Educational Experience (MyTREE)

UTM Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Date: Session 1 :- 9 - 30 January 2017, Session 2 :- 17-29 July 2017

UTM two or three-week Summer Program offers a number of interesting courses. It has a wide-application related to the environment, local community, heritage and tradition. The courses incorporate theory and practice, blended with the local culture and social activities. The summer school creates reciprocal partnership through which participants exchange ideas, share experience, discover new knowledge and establish network. Participants will learn and have hands-on experience by participating in various field trips and cultural programs.

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Integrated Engineering Programme for Inbound Exchange Students

Date: February 03 – 25, 2017

Join our winter program and earn credits while discovering new places, cultures, and making friends from all over the world!

Take three courses in three weeks.

  • • Beverage Technology (3 ECTS credits)
  • • Water Resources (3 ECTS credits)
  • • Renewable Energy (3 ECTS credits)
  • • Business Ethic (3 or 6 ECTS credits) or Entrepreneurship (6 ECTS credits)

Application deadline: December 15, 2016

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Dubrovnik International ESEE Mining School

Dubrovnik, Croatia, October 23-29, 2016

The Dubrovnik International ESEE Mining School (DIM) brings together international experts in the field of Mining in the heart of the ESEE Region.

Programe details:

Special discount for Ge4 students - 15% of the total registration fee amount.




CPE Lyon: International Summer School

Date: June 09 to July 13, 2016 | Location: CPE Lyon, France

We are pleased to announce that application for the 2016 IPL International Summer School is open from June 09 to July 13, 2016 in CPE Lyon – France.

The IPL International Summer School gives you a unique opportunity to experience the French higher ed. environment and also to meet students from all over the world. The 5-week programme, jointly organised by the four IPL engineering schools, offers scientific courses in English as well as French language classes. The Summer School also aims to give all participants an opportunity to discover different facets of life in France both in Lyon and the Rhône-Alpes Region through organised excursions.

The direct link for enrolments is:

Please be advised that the final deadline for applications is 31 March 2016 and that a reduction of 250 € will be offered to the Ge4 students for a registration of minimum 3 students from the same university who will follow the scientific practicals in CPE Lyon.



INNES - International Network for Educational Support in Higher Education

International Summer Schools

Choose among high-quality academic summer schools focusing on technology, architecture, business, culture and all aspects of human sciences and research. You will learn from and network with internationally renowned academics and scientists as well as with professionals and participants from diverse academic and cultural backgrounds.

Registration Deadline: 31.05.2016.


UI Petronas

Date: May 22- June 5, 2016 | Location: Malaysia

UTP 2-WEEK SUMMER PROGRAMME takes place in Malaysia, a land rich in diversity of ethnicity and culture. This fusion created a unique cultural mélange; a hub that welcomes everyone with open arms. As such, our summer programme is tailored to provide the best educational & cultural exposure of Malaysia.

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