The application period for Linköping University Summer Academy will soon open – exclusively to all partner universities from 1 February 2017 until 6 March 2017 (midnight CET). Nominated students can apply on their website.
The programme will give international students an opportunity to study in Linköping for four weeks, choose from a number of high-quality courses and gain cultural insights together with other students from their international partner universities.
All courses are at bachelor’s level, credit bearing (7.5 ECTS), will be taught in English and are full-time. For students from LiU’s partner universities the LiU Summer Academy is tuition free.
The Linköping University Summer Academy provides a new possibility for short term exchange within the framework of our existing exchange agreement. Students who have completed 1 year full-time studies (passed 60 ECTS credits or equivalent) and have a knowledge of English as stated in their agreement are eligible to all courses. They would like to propose a quota of Summer Academy places and semester places on the basis of 4:1.
They are striving for a good mix of students and partner universities are welcome to nominate a maximum of 5 students per course.
Along with lectures and course work, they will also organize an interesting and fun social programme in cooperation with their student hosts.
Housing will be provided, a fully furnished single room with access to a fully equipped shared kitchen. They will have a package including rent, Internet Access (not WiFi), a bus pass for Linköping and surroundings, a pass for the Campus sports facilities and one time final cleaning for 5000 SEK.-
They offer the following courses:
- LiU Summer Academy: Academic English, 7.5 ECTS
- LiU Summer Academy: Drug Addiction – From Genes to Behaviour, 7.5 ECTS
- LiU Summer Academy: Exploring Sweden, the Anthropological Way, 7.5 ECTS
- LiU Summer Academy: Entrepreneurship and Knowledge Implementation for Improved Health Care, 7.5 ECTS
- LiU Summer Academy: Innovation and Entrepreneurship in a Swedish context, 7.5 ECTS
- LiU Summer Academy: Leadership and Organisational Behaviour in Contemporary Organisations, 7.5 ECTS
(Please note that courses may be cancelled due to low enrolment.)
Please observe that they have a limited number of student places per course and that they cannot guarantee that all the nominated students can be offered a place. Students from partner universities with whom they would like to improve the balance for incoming and outgoing student exchange are prioritised.
More information on their Summer Academy can be found at our Website: http://www.liu.se/utbildning/summeracademy?l=en