Join students from 60 countries around the world and take part in the unique, hands-on academic program at the TU Berlin Summer University.

TU Berlin offer two week courses taught in English and participants can earn European Credit Points (ECTS) for their studies.

Fields of study

  • Computer Engineering
  • German Language
  • Information Technology

UQ Students are able to choose courses from the TU Berlin Summer University On-Campus: Term 1. More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the TU Berlin Summer University website

Credit Equivalent

3 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ units after successful completion of 3 ECTS (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Please review the host university webpage for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Student Eligibility Criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by TU Berlin

If you are intending to undertake your experience for-credit, it is strongly recommended that you submit your application to IGET at least 4 weeks before applying to the host to allow sufficient time for Faculty to complete the credit assessment. Please note however that it is your responsibility to meet the host application deadline.  

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The participation mode of this experience is Study Abroad. Program tuition varies per course and is approximately $950 - $1,500 AUD, and includes field trips and a cultural program. Detailed information regarding fees and inclusions can be found on the TU Berlin website.


Accommodation is available at an additional cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website


Internships and Global Experiences Grants

When you submit your application for an experience, you are automatically considered for funding that is relevant to your nominated experience. Please refer to the Short-Term Experiences Funding  page for details. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 21 April 2023
Host: 5 June 2023

Program Dates

Term 1

Start: 3 July 2023
End: 14 July 2023

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Berlin, Germany
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*

*Postgraduates may participate in this program not-for-credit only


Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.