Summer School German Engineering, Language & Culture

Herzlich Willkommen: Get to know more about Germany
Program Date
6. Aug 2023 until 20. Aug 2023
Application Period
17. Dec 2022 until 4. Jun 2023
2 weeks
Certificate of Participation


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Are you thinking of coming to Germany for your studies? Our Summer School is the perfect opportunity to get to know the language, learn something about German culture and learn something about the famous German engineering.

With a mix of trainings in engineering, tasks and cultural experiences you can attend live lectures and seminars with some of the best engineers at Ruhr University.

The German language can be a challenge for many students who come to study here. We will teach you some of the basics of our language, so that before your leave, you can order our famous beer in German.

Who knows, maybe you will find new contacts that will turn into the most amazing international friendships?

Or do you even want to study in Germany? Then have a look on our masters programs.


“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.

Further Information

The two weeks summer school program includes:

  • Workshop at Learning Factory: LEAN in Production
  • Product Service Systems
  • Project Management for Engineers
  • Introduction to Robotics
  • Visit to a manufacturer
  • Intercultural Training
  • German Classes
  • Industrial Heritage – The Ruhr Area
  • Introduction to the German University system
  • Accomodation including breakfast
  • Lunch vouchers
  • Certificate of Participation equals 5 ECT credits


  • Know-How in one of the most relevant topics in engineering right now
  • Networking with the talents of the future
  • Basic German Language Skills
  • Intercultural Training
  • Meeting our leading professors in engineering
  • Introduction to the German University system

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