International Summer University at Kassel
The International Summer University at Kassel program offers a four-week academic program featuring the strengths of the University of Kassel in environmental sciences, nano science, and German language and culture.
Fields of study
- German language and culture
- Engineering & Technology
- Sport Science
More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the host university website.
6 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 6 ECTS are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).
Eligibility and application
All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria. Please download the Hessen Application, complete the form and prepare your supporting documentation. Upload your Hessen Application and supporting documents to your UQ Abroad application. This is a competitive program and students must be eligible to obtain credit for the program. Students will be selected via an internal UQ Abroad selection committee as well as an internal Hessen evaluation.
Tuition is paid to UQ. The Hessen State Government is providing a scholarship to selected Queensland students to waive the cost of accommodation. Students are responsible for paying for their flights, visas and associated living costs.
Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.
Homestay accommodation is provided as part of the program.
For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website.
Applications for this program are now closed.
Start: 24 June 2017
End: 22 July 2017
*The program start date conflicts with semester 1, 2017 exam period by one day. Students participating in this program are able to arrive after June 24 if necessary and must not book flights until their exam schedule is known.
Location: Kassel, Germany