The July 2021, TU Berlin Summer University will be offered virtually

This experience may require live attendance at lectures, webinars and group work sessions, at a time decided by the partner organisation. No special considerations will be extended to any successful applicant if an approved experience coincides with the commencement of Semester Two studies at UQ. We strongly recommend you consider the time zone differences prior to application. Attendance information can be found here (in course information)

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

  • Information technology
  • Computer Engineering
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Sustainability

UQ Students are able to choose courses from the TU Berlin Summer University: Term 1. Find more information regarding specific courses on the TU Berlin Summer University website

Credit Equivalent

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

Students from the below faculties may be eligible to receive credit for this experience:

  • BEL
  • EAIT
  • HaSS 
  • Science

Eligibility and application

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

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Program tuition varies per course and is approximately $1,150 AUD per course. More information regarding program fees can be found on the TU Berlin website.


Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by mid-May (for winter programs) or late-October (for summer programs) if they are eligible for grants and scholarships awarded by the Internships and Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your experience.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 30 April 2021
Host: Rolling application deadline

Program Dates

Start: 05 July 2021
End: 16 July 2021

Fast Facts

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

*Postgraduates can attend the program as 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.