Summer Schools

Information on Summer Schools by HU and other universities

Going abroad for participation in the summer school of a university abroad can make sense as an initial foray into international learning. Many universities worldwide offer summer and winter schools to meet student demand for short-term stays. Humboldt-Universität runs summer and winter schools both abroad and in Berlin.


Summer Schools at Partner Universities:
  • Aarhus Summer University - Aarhus University
    • open to students of all subjects (BA and MA)
    • Participation in a summer course in Term 1 (July 2 - 19, 2024) or Term 2 (July 22 - August 9, 2024)
    • For a nomination & course fee waiver, please send the following documents by e-mail to the Global Mobility Team ( by 15 February:  CV and current transcript of records (confirmed by the examination office)


  • Vancouver Summer Program - University of British Columbia
    • open to students from all disciplines
    • fee-based four-week summer school program
    • June session 7 June - 7 July, 2024 & July session 12 July - 12 August, 2024
    • Application deadlines: 1 March 2024 (for June session), 5 April 2024 (for July session)


  • Summer courses at UTdT - Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    • open to Master students from all disciplines
    • participation in 1-3 courses in the program "Latin America in Focus: Addressing Social and Economic Challenges in Emerging Economies" - each course lasts 4 days and the courses take place between 1-18 July 2024. Students may take 1, 2 or 3 courses. 
    • participation fee: 100 USD
    • for a nomination, please send an e-mail to the America Team ( by 15 February 2024.
Fulbright Summer Program "Diversity Initiative" in the USA 2024
  • for BA students with an immigration background
  • open to all fields of study
  • participation in a fully funded four-week summer program at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas (from August 22 to September 21, 2024)
  • study courses in history, politics and society as well as accompanying excursions 
  • information on the application process can be found on the program website
  • application deadline: February 28, 2024
DAAD Go East Summer Schools 2023
  • for BA students of all subjects
  • participation in a two-week Go-East winter school in Armenia, Georgia or Serbia in February/March 2024 
  • scholarship includes payment of the participation fee up to 650€, a travel allowance and a monthly partial scholarship installment (calculated on a daily rate)
  • information on the participating winter schools can be found on the program website
  • application: The application portal is open from October 15, 2023. The two-track application procedure requires interested students to apply to the winter school for admission and to apply at the DAAD for a scholarship. The application deadline in the DAAD portal is identical to the individual application deadline of the individual winter schools.