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Univie: Summer School - European and International Studies



Minimum Education

High School

Subject Areas

  • Art & Fine Arts
  • Art History
  • Economics
  • European Studies
  • German
  • History
  • International Relations
  • Law
  • Liberal Arts
  • Political Science & Politics
  • Sociology

Cost in US$:

Euro 3135

Program Fees Include:

* Registration
* Tuition
* Use of all sports and recreational facilities (including tennis and windsurfing lessons), and all planned excursions

* An additional fee for room and board on campus will be collected by the Sommerhochschule for the host institution (Bundesinstitut für Erwachsenenbildung). This fee includes accommodation and full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner) for the four week program.

Experience Required


    * Applicants have to be at least 18 years old. * Applicants must have completed two years of studies at college or university level in their countries of residence or have an educational background equivalent to one year at a European university before the beginning of the program. * Applicants must be in attendance for the whole period of the International Summer Program, be able to take part in the number of required courses, have an adequate command of the English language and be in good health. * Students whose native language is not English must submit evidence of proficiency in English with their application.

This Program is open to

Worldwide, American, European, Canadian, Australian, Asian, Kiwi and South African Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

in Groups of 20-40

Scholarships are Available

A limited number of partial scholarships ranging from € 300 to € 2,400 are available for the European Study section of the International Summer Program.

The scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and financial need. In order to receive a scholarship, students must demonstrate their financial need by describing their financial situation and submitting related documents.

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcript
  • Resume
  • Other

Typically The Application Process Time is

2-3 weeks

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network