International Summer and Winter Schools are short term academic programs that discuss relevant academic topics and improve participants’ soft skills.
They are ideal for presenting, sharing and gaining knowledge over a short period of time.
They provide the opportunity to combine learning with a visit to beautiful multicultural Vienna.
INNES offers the perfect environment for studying, applying knowledge, and making friends and contacts for your future career.
THE TEACHING LANGUAGE & SUMMER SCHOOL STRUCTURE
All International Summer and Winter Schools are taught in English.
You need to have functional written and spoken English to at least at B2 level, but we do not require any IELTS scores.
There are approximately between 10-20 participants in every Summer School. The academic program takes place mostly in the morning and early afternoon.
Workshops, field excursions, company visits and social events take place in the afternoon and evenings. Weekends are free.
International Summer and Winter Schools are held and supervised by lecturers from accredited universities all over the world, or by accomplished and passionate professionals from industry,NGOs or governmental institutions.
The lecturers and content of the sessions are chosen according to international academic criteria by an academic board to guarantee high standards and your full satisfaction.
COSTS: TUITION FEE, VIENNA LIFE PACKAGE
The tuition fee includes the participation fee and all study materials, as well as a “Vienna life package”. This welcome pack contains information about social events and other available services.
In the area close to our course institute there is a university cafeteria as well as many restaurants and supermarkets. All participants are welcome to take advantage of our early bird discounts (see FAQs).
WORKLOAD, CERTIFICATE and CREDITS
You can choose between one, two or three-week interdisciplinary International Summer and Winter Schools consisting of lectures, workshops,
in- and outdoor activities, field excursions, discussions and project work.
Every program offers a minimum number of contact hours in 45 minute sessions (25, 35 or 45+).
Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of participation.
After passing the final examination (or completing the final project work) successfully, you will be issued an ECTS-credits certificate as well,
which you can use for transferring credits back at your home university.
If you need a visa for Austria we will send you an invitation letter as soon as we receive payment for your course.
You will also need to confirm your hostel/student residence booking.
The embassy will advise you regarding obligatory health insurance.
If you are not sure if you need visa, you can check here .