Summer and winter schools abroad

Several universities offer study modules also during winter and summer months, usually for a separate fee.

Some summer and winter schools offered by our partner universities are listed below. More options can be found e.g. at Summer Schools in Europe portal.

 

Please also remember our very own Tampere Summer School, where all courses are free of charge for Tampere University degree students!

Summer Schools 2019

 

Country Organising university Summer programme Dates Application deadline Notes
Austria University of Vienna univie: summer school
International and European Studies
July 13 – August 10, 2019 April 30, 2019

Applicants can choose from courses in law, politics, economics, history, cultural studies and German

China SGroup European Universities Network SGroup Summer School on Intercultural China Studies in Shanghai August 2-31, 2019 March 22, 2019 Students must fill this form and send a motivation letter in English, CV, transcript of records and a signed (scanned) version of the Declaration of Commitment (available at the website) to Liaison Officer at Tampere University, Kaisa Kurki (kaisa.kurki@tuni.fi). 
Germany University of Duisburg-Essen Global and Transnational Sociology Summer School 2019 June 17 - July 19, 2019 March 31, 2019 Courses are focused on broadening the sociological imagination beyond the national borders of most sociological theories
France University of Caen Normandy International Summer Courses

June 5 – June 26, 2019

July 1 – July 19, 2019

May 2, 2019 Combines French language training with thematic curriculum (several tracks available)
Italy LUISS University Management “Made in Italy”: Food, Fashion, Design and Luxury July 8 – 26, 2019

May 31, 2019
(early bird April 1, 2019)

Tuition fee is reduced for partner universities’ students
Students are allowed to attend 1 or 2 weeks, paying a weekly fee
Italy LUISS University Euro-Mediterranean Trends. Socio-cultural, political, and economic dynamics July 8 – 26, 2019

May 31, 2019
(early bird April 1, 2019)

Tuition fee is reduced for partner universities’ students
Students are allowed to attend 1 or 2 weeks, paying a weekly fee
Latvia University of Latvia with Latvian Association for Canadian Studies International Baltic Summer School in Canadian Studies: Rethinking Canada July 9 - 16, 2019 March 15, 2019 Four modules: Socio-political dimensions of Canadian identity, Economic dimensions of Canadian identity, Historical dimensions of Canadian identity and Cultural dimensions of Canadian identity
Russia ITMO University ITMO University Summer Schools several dates several dates Several schools including: Camp in Programming, Research schools in Optical System Design and Photonics, Russian Language and Culture, Game Design, Art&Science, Nanotechnologies
Russia Moscow State
Linguistic University
Russian Language and Culture Summer School 2019 August 4, 2019 – August 25, 2019 June 1, 2019

Course fee: 34 000 rubles (450 euros)

Fee includes:

60 hours of communicative Russian classes

30 hours of cultural activities

Russia St. Petersburg Polytechnic University International Polytechnic Summer School several dates several dates Many courses from different fields, for example Information Technologies, Business and Management, Humanities and Russian Studies
Slovenia University of Primorska Prevention and Rehabilitation of Lower Limb in Sport 1 – 5 July, 2019 March 31, 2019 (programme will be closed when fully booked) Basic knowledge of anatomy, biomechanics and fundamentals of strength training and conditioning is recommended
Spain Autonomous University of Madrid Summer School of Economics and Business June 24 – July 19, 2019

May 31, 2019
(early bird February 28, 2019)

Economics Track and Business Track, both composed of two courses
Switzerland ETH Zurich

An Undergraduate Summer Research Program in Science and Biotechnology

July 2 - September 4, 2019 February 1, 2019 Part of Amgen Scholars Program organised in 24 host institutions across the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia and Canada
UK Aberystwyth University Identity and Nationhood Summer School July 1 - 19, 2019 March 1, 2019 (application may close early due to a limited number of places)

Programme includes trips and excursions

USA University of Texas at Austin International Academy July 13 - August 10, 2019 May 15, 2019 Two tracks: Accounting and Engineering
USA University of Oregon Oregon Experience Program August 5, 2019 – August 30, 2019 (Summer Option 1)
August 26, 2019 – September 20, 2019 (Summer Option 2)
to be announced later The Oregon Experience Program (OEP) is designed exclusively to help international students explore American university life, learn about topics related to sustainability and health, and connect with the culture and people of Oregon.