Shorter stays abroad

Unknown cultures, a different language, new friends, different approaches to your subject - a time abroad is exciting and formative. But you don't have to pack your bags for a semester or a year. Summer schools or other shorter stays abroad are a compact alternative.

Offers from our partner universities as well as selected scholarship programs for shorter stays:

Worldwide

PROMOS scholarship for a Summer/ Winter School at a partner university of the TH Nürnberg| Application deadline 6 Feb 2020/ 10 July 2020

Students of the TH Nürnberg, who participate in a Summer/Winter School at a partner university, can apply for a scholarship from funds of the DAAD program PROMOS:

Information

Application form

Application deadlines

  • 6 February 2020 for stays in the summer semester 2020
  • 10 July 2020 for stays in the winter semester 2020/21

Contact:

Nuremberg Tech

International Office
Ms Renate Zehetbauer
Wassertorstraße 8, Room WF.202
90489 Nuremberg
E-mail: renate.zehetbaueratth-nuernbergPunktde

Summer Schools 2020 organized by the University of Milano-Bicocca

The University of Milano-Bicocca offers new and exciting summer school options to international students who want to expand their horizons studying in Italy or abroad.

The first available destinations for 2020 applicants are: 

1st Edition of "MEDEA - MEditerranean diet, bioDivErsity and functionAl food"

DATE: 24-29 May 2020
LOCATION: Catania Area, Sicily

10th Edition of GEM "GREEN ENERGY MANAGEMENT"- Tunis, University of Tunis el Manar 

DATE: 6-16 Sept 2020
LOCATION: Tunis, Tunisia

2nd Edition of "MEDITHERITY, MOBILITY AND HERITAGE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN"  University of Malta

DATE: 9-17 Sept 2020
LOCATION: La Valletta, Malta

8th Edition of "LEARNING FROM THE LOCAL" 
DATE: 5-20 Sept 2020
LOCATION: India, various locations

3rd Edition of "SMART CITY LOOKS LIKE", Gran Sasso Science Institute
DATE: 31 Aug-6 Sept 2020
LOCATION: L'Aquila, Italy


Stay tuned ... more programs will be published soon!
Application and general information is available at the Summer School Bicocca Website

http://summerschoolbicocca.com

The programs are enriched with a dense mixture of social and cultural activities. You will have the chance to meet and exchange ideas with participants and lecturers from different geographical and educational backgrounds.

For more info: summerschoolatunimibPunktit

Europe

Bavaria - Czech Republic 2020: Current support and scholarship programmes

Scholarship programmes of the BTHA:
  • Scholarships for study and research stays in the Czech Republic
  • Scholarships for language courses and summer schools in the Czech Republic
  • Scholarships for internships in the Czech Republic
  • Scholarships for language courses and summer schools in Bavaria

Further information can be found at www.btha.de under the heading "Scholarships".

Support programmes of the BTHA:

Further information can be found at www.btha.de under the heading "Scholarships".

Current event:

BAYHOST and the Deggendorf University of Applied Sciences invite you to the "10th International Conference on Advanced Computer Information Technologies" from 13 - 15 May 2020:
CfP until 17 Feb 2020

acit.tneu.edu.ua

Further announcements and event information can be found at www.btha.de in the "News" section.

BAYHOST: Funding opportunities for student and academic exchange with Eastern Europe in 2020

Support programmes for student and academic exchange with Eastern Europe in 2020

1. outgoing / incoming: The support and scholarship programmes of the Bavarian-Czech University Agency (BTHA) for student exchange and academic cooperation with the Czech Republic can be found at: www.btha.de

In 2020 the BTHA is expected to offer the following programmes:

> Support programme "Bavarian-Czech academic projects 2020" for projects of Bavarian universities with partners in the Czech Republic in the field of science and teaching. Call for proposals will be published at the beginning of 2020

> Mobility grants for study, lecture, and research stays of students, teachers and researchers from/to the Czech Republic. Applications can be submitted on an ongoing basis.

> Annual scholarship programme of the Free State of Bavaria for graduates from the Czech Republic. The scholarship is intended to finance postgraduate studies (e.g. master's degree), research stays, or doctorates at a state or state-supported university or college in Bavaria. Funding amount 735 €/month (853 €/month from 2020/21, provided that sufficient scholarship funds are available), can be extended twice to a maximum of three years. Application deadline: 1 Dec 2019 for the academic year 2020/21; a new call for applications will be published in summer 2020.

> Scholarships for language and subject courses (summer/winter schools) for students and researchers from the Czech Republic. Call for applications will be published in early 2020.

> Scholarship from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic (MŠMT ČR) for study and research stays in the Czech Republic. The call for applications will be published at the beginning of 2020.

> Mobility scholarships for internships in the Czech Republic for Bavarian students. Applications can be submitted at any time.

2. outgoing scholarships from the partner countries of the Free State of Bavaria to Eastern Europe for students and doctoral candidates who are enrolled at a state university or at a university run by the Church in Bavaria (in some cases only for German citizens):

> Language course grants for summer courses in Bulgaria, Croatia, Poland, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Hungary Calls for applications for 2020 will be made from the beginning of the year. The scholarships include course fees, accommodation, and partial board and lodging as well as a cultural programme.

> Study and research scholarships to Croatia, Poland, and Hungary. Announcements for the academic year 2020/21 will be made shortly. A combination with funding through Erasmus+ is generally not possible.

3 outgoing / incoming: Mobility grants for research stays of students and young researchers in Eastern Europe or Bavaria; maximum funding amount: €1,000. Application deadline: 15 February 2020. Call for applications: Mobility allowances for research stays

Please note the early application deadline!

4. outgoing: Mobility grants for internships of students of Bavarian universities and colleges in Eastern Europe; amount of funding 450€. The announcement will be made at the beginning of 2020.

5. incoming: Scholarships of the Free State of Bavaria for German summer courses at Bavarian universities for students and young researchers with German language skills at least B1 level from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia (FYROM), Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia, and Ukraine. The scholarships will be announced at the beginning of 2020 and include course fees, accommodation, pocket money, and meals at a Bavarian university.

6. incoming: Annual scholarship programme of the Free State of Bavaria for graduates from Bulgaria, Croatia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Ukraine, and Hungary. The scholarship is intended to finance postgraduate studies (e.g. master's programmes), research stays or doctorates at a state or state-supported university or college in Bavaria. Funding amount 735 €/month, can be extended twice to a maximum of three years. Application deadline: 1 Dec 2019 for the academic year 2020/21; a new call for applications will be published in summer 2020.

Hungary: ELTE Business Economics Summer University| Application Deadline 30.06.2020

ELTE BESU, a part of the ELTE Budapest Summer University, offers six one-week courses for undergraduate and graduate students of business and economics. The courses involve 25 hours of instruction, and students completing them successfully will get a transcript they may use to obtain ECTS credit from their home institutions. Courses offered:

  • Managerial Accounting: Information in Business Decision-making
  • Business Communication Skills
  • International Business Networks
  • Corporate financial analysis – An Integrated Approach
  • Strategic Brand Management
  • Informal Logic for Business

Application deadline: 30 June 2020, early bird fee is available until 30 April
Course fee: 350 EUR;  early bird fee: 280 EUR

E-mail: sumuniatgti.eltePunkthu
Website: https://gti.elte.hu/sumuni
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/eltebesu/
Instagram: elte.besu https://www.instagram.com/elte.besu/

Asia

Application for a semester abroad in Asia 2020| Application deadlines June 2019 - January 2020

The adventure of a lifetime is ahead of you! Apply now and study in Asia in spring 2020!

Spending one or more semesters abroad is one of the best experiences in life and definitely the best experience during your studies. It also opens doors that you didn’t even know existed. If you are still looking for a suitable semester abroad for the spring semester 2020, simply visit our website www.asiaexchange.org/de for information and apply within a few minutes. We have partner universities throughout south-east Asia and in New Zealand! Apply now and secure a study place where you will study with students from across the world at the most popular universities in the Asia-Pacific region.

SOUTH KOREA

South Korea is known throughout the world for its very high standards of education, and Seoul was chosen as one of the most popular student cities in the world.

CHINA

A semester abroad in the economic and cultural center of east China offers you key advantages for your future professional career and personal development.

TAIWAN

Spend your semester abroad in Taipei, a hidden gem of east Asia! Live in one of the safest countries in the world and experience the incredible friendliness of the residents of Taiwan.

BALI

Bali is more than an island, it’s a way of life. Study in Indonesia at the best universities in the region and discover one of the last paradises on earth. During the summer semester, Warmadewa University is offering the highly popular “Bali Business Foundation” programme for the second time. The BBF is the perfect choice for anyone who is particularly interested in business formation, start-ups and business management.

MALAYSIA

Malaysia has rapidly become one of our most popular destinations, not only because University Putra Malaysia is one of the best universities in the world, but also because Kuala Lumpur is a melting pot of a wide variety of cultures, religions, and cuisines.

THAILAND

Thailand offers everything one can wish for. Whether you are seeking city life or an island paradise, you are guaranteed the right programme for your semester abroad at our partner universities in Bangkok and Phuket. Each of our partner universities is one of the best in the country.

SUMMER SCHOOLS

If you do not have the desire or the time for a full semester, we invite you to take part in our popular summer school. This offers a great opportunity to spend a month in Asia while obtaining ECTS credits for your studies.

WHO CAN APPLY?

All of our programmes charge study fees and concentrate on “free-movers” interested in a semester abroad outside the partnerships of their home university.

Application deadlines:

The application deadlines for the upcoming semester programmes are between June and the end of January, and it is even possible to apply for the summer schools up to the end of May! All the application deadlines can be found here.

Instructions for a successful application can be found here.

We also recommend that you read the inspiring stores and testimonials of our former students. In addition, we regularly hold interesting webinars on the advantages and possibilities of a semester abroad in Asia.

We wish you a successful winter semester and look forward to being able to help you plan and implement your semester abroad in the upcoming summer semester.

Contact:

Miika Peitso
International Coordinator
miikaatasiaexchangePunktorg

India: BayIND support programmes in 2020| Application deadlines 28.02.2020 - 15.09.2020

The BayIND offers various programs to promote student exchange between Bavaria and India. Hereby we would like to draw attention to our scholarships, our BayIND Summer School and our GoIndia Webinar. The scholarships are awarded for internships, study and research stays in India.

 

Scholarships of the Bavarian Prime Minister

Every year the Bavarian-Indian Center (BayIND) awards three scholarships from the Bavarian Prime Minister for a study-related stay in Karnataka.
Funding amount: 2,500 EUR
Application deadline: 28 February 2020

Online application I Further information

 

Webinar GoIndia - Discover India with the BayIND!

Programs of BayIND like scholarship programs, the BayIND Summer School and our internship exchange are presented.
Please register for the webinar at infoatbayindPunktde
Date: 23 March 2020; 15.00 h
To the Webinar

 

BayIND Scholarships

The BayIND Scholarship is awarded twice a year for stays throughout India. Funding amount: depending on the duration and type of stay
Application deadline: 15 April 2020 & 15 September 2020
Online application I Further information

 

BayIND Summer School

The BayIND Summer School in South India will take place from 29 August to 16 September 2020.
Application deadline: April 30, 2020
Online Application I Further Information I Summer School Video

 

Furthermore, we would like to draw your attention to the internship exchange for India and the support for excursions to India.

Americas

Oceania

GOstralia!-GOzealand! Sixty grade-independent full and partial grants for universities in Australia, New Zealand, and campuses thereof in Singapore, Vietnam, and Malaysia

GOstralia!-GOzealand!  is awarding a total of 60 grade-independent full and partial grants for universities in Australia, New Zealand, and campuses thereof in Singapore, Vietnam, and Malaysia for the winter semester 2020/21 and summer semester 2021

The grants are awarded independently of grades and partly on a first come, first served basis, which means that early application is advisable.

Information: www.gostralia.de/20jahre
Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/gostraliagozealand/posts/2574430762640758

Africa