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 to three week courses taught in English and participants can earn European Credit Points (ECTS) for their studies.

Fields of study

  • Information technology
  • Computer science

UQ Students are able to choose courses from the TU Berlin Summer University: Term 2. Find more information regarding specific courses on the TU Berlin Summer University website

Credit Equivalent

3-4 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units upon successful completion of 3-4 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 UQ Abroad is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact the host program for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

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

 Apply to UQ Abroad Apply to host

UQ Students can choose to participate in Term 2a or 2b:

Arduino for Interactive Design
  • Start date: 01 July 2019
  • End date: 19 July 2019
  • Credit: For credit​ and Not for credit
Berlin as a Smart City
  • Start date: 01 July 2019
  • End date: 19 July 2019
  • Credit: For credit​ and Not for credit
Introduction to BioDesign
  • Start date: 08 July 2019
  • End date: 19 July 2019
  • Credit: For credit​ and Not for credit
Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing for Manufacturing
  • Start date: 08 July 2019
  • End date: 19 July 2019
  • Credit: For credit​ and Not for credit
Start German
  • Start date: 08 July 2019
  • End date: 19 July 2019
  • Credit: Not for credit only
Innovation & Entrepreneurship 
  • Start date: 08 July 2019
  • End date: 19 July 2019
  • Credit: For credit​ and Not for credit

Costs

Program tuition varies per course and is approximately $1,500 - $2,300 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

Accommodation

Accommodation can be arranged as part of the program for an additional cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the TU Berlin website

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 10 March 2019
Host: Rolling application deadline

Program Dates

Varies - see 'courses' tab

Fast Facts

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

UQ Abroad 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.

Register