Early bird offer!

Summer School German Engineering, Language & Culture

Herzlich Willkommen: Get to know more about Germany
Program Date
14. Jul 2024 until 27. Jul 2024
Application Deadline
11. Apr 2024 until 1. Jun 2024
2 weeks
Certificate of Participation
Early bird offer until: 1. May 2024


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Welcome to our German Engineering, Language, and Culture Summer School! A unique program that seamlessly combines the precision of German engineering with the vibrancy of language and culture. This dynamic learning adventure ensures a holistic and transformative experience.

Nestled in the heart of Germany, surrounded by stunning landscapes and renowned engineering hubs, participants will embark on a journey that blends academic rigor with hands-on experiences. Our engineering curriculum explores cutting-edge topics, keeping students abreast of the latest advancements in automotive engineering, renewable energy, and automation.

What to Expect:

  1. Cutting-Edge Technology Workshops: Immerse yourself in innovation with hands-on workshops in our Learning Factory. Gain practical insights and skills directly from experts in engineering and technology.
  2. Cultural Immersion: Germany is more than an engineering hub—it’s a rich tapestry of culture and traditions. Connect with German students, explore customs, and experience the true essence of German life.
  3. Language Learning Adventures: Broaden your horizons by learning the basics of the German language. Our experienced instructors will guide you through interactive lessons, enabling you to communicate with locals and fully immerse yourself in the cultural experience.
  4. Excursions to Museums and Local Sights: Beyond the classroom, explore the beauty and history of our region. Join us on exciting excursions to museums and iconic local sights, witnessing the fusion of tradition and modernity that defines Germany.

Considering Higher Education in Germany?

If you dream of studying in Germany, our Summer School program offers a sneak peek into the academic excellence and vibrant student life at Ruhr University Bochum. Explore our master’s programs and discover the possibilities that await you.

Ready to shape the future of engineering? Join us at the Summer School in German Engineering, Language, and Culture for an unforgettable experience. Herzlich Willkommen!


“Made in Germany” has been an attribution of excellent quality for several decades now, especially in engineering. We want to give you the opportunity to learn about the newest technology first-hand in our Learning Factory.

As you can imagine, Germany has more to offer than fantastic engineering. Get to know fellow German students and learn about our customs and culture. We will teach you some basics of the German language and take you on trips to museums and sights of our area.

Key Topics:

  • Intro. to German Engineering
  • Innovation and Sustainability
  • Insights to Design Methods
  • Workshop at Learning Factory: LEAN in Production Product Service Systems
  • Project Management for Engineers
  • Visit to a manufacturer
  • Intercultural Training
  • German Classes
  • Industrial Heritage – The Ruhr Area

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Further Information

Immerse yourself in a transformative learning experience at our two-week Summer School program in Bochum, Germany. Each day combines theoretical insights and practical wisdom shared by field experts in the mornings, followed by engaging afternoons filled with interactive activities and real-world case studies. Elevate your understanding and expand your knowledge base in this dynamic and enriching environment.


What is included in the fee?


Course fee: (790€)

  • All theoretical insights, interactive sessions and excursions on week days
  • Germany Transportation ticket (Deutschland Ticket)
  • Two Social evenings
  • Certificate of Completion from the Ruhr University Bochum (RUB)
  • 3 EC

** please note that EC credits are take home to be determined by the home university.

Housing + Catering fee: (690€)

  • Hostel/ Hotel Room ( 2, 3, or 4- bed rooms) for a total 13 nights. (Arrival on the Sunday before the start of the sessions until the Saturday after the program)
  • Two meals a day from Monday thru Friday (Breakfast + Lunch)

Simply take care of your flight, insurance, and visa arrangements, and leave the rest to us for a hassle-free and immersive learning journey.

** Please note that accomodations and catering are included automatically in the price.

Social Activities + Exploration:

  • Two evenings of social activities including a BBQ and a traditional German meal are included
  • Evenings and weekends are free for exploration around the Ruhr area or further into Germany
  • Tips and guides for exploration options will be provided


Registration Requirements

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Proficient in the English Language
  • Currently in your Bachelor´s, Masters´s, in between or recently graduated

Early-bird Discount: Register by May 1st to receive a 100€ discount on your course fee

Registration Deadline: June 1st, 2024

To register, add the course to your shopping basket and follow the details in the checkout form.






  • Enhance your expertise in cutting-edge engineering topics
  • Connect with the future leaders and innovators in your field
  • Immerse yourself in a global experience with opportunities abroad
  • Cultivate intercultural skills through specialized training
  • Engage with industry experts in Smart Production Systems
  • Navigate the intricacies of the German University system