About

History

Utrecht Summer School started in 1987, with one course: Dutch Culture and Society. Nowadays the programme offers a broad selection of over 200 academic courses in virtually all disciplines organised by Utrecht University. In 2015 the Utrecht Summer School attracted around 3300 students from over 120 different countries.

Education

Utrecht University offers the broadest spectrum of disciplines available in the Netherlands, innovative research and liaises with universities and research centers all over the world. At Utrecht University, in both teaching and research, quality is always the key.

HU University of Applied Science

  • The HU offers a wide range of courses spread within nine principal themes. Most of the 80 programmes lead to a Bachelor’s degree, and some lead to a Master’s degree. Several programmes are taught in English.
HKU University of the Arts Utrecht
  • HKU has 4000 BA, MA and research students taking part in nine bachelor programmes and six master programmes of which three in English validated by the UK Open University.

Research

Utrecht University has developed into one of Europe's largest and most prominent institutes of research and education. Research facilities are excellent.

Career

To prepare students for their future career, the international programmes have some unique aspects:

  • Competence-based education to provide excellent professional skills
  • Individual supervision and a limited number of students per group
  • International experience: study abroad
  • Work experience at international companies

Short Courses

Humanities (67)
Social Sciences (53)
Business & Management (32)
Medicine & Health (31)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (24)
Arts, Design & Architecture (21)
Computer Science & IT (13)
Engineering & Technology (5)
Agriculture & Forestry (4)
Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Journalism & Media (1)

Services

Housing services

You will be housed in one of the student residences or in some cases in hotels. The student residences are located throughout the city.

All accommodation are situated within easily accessible distances from the various educational institutions (in general not more than 30 minutes by public transport). The accommodations are in the University centre the Uithof, in the city centre of Utrecht or its suburbs. You should count on spending approximately €3-5 per day on public transport.

The rooms in hotels are double rooms. You will share the rooms with one other student of the same gender. The rooms are equipped with a shower, toilet, television and wifi internet.

ICT services

  • Solis ID and Solis password
  • WiFi-access
  • Using the public university computers

Student Life

Campus life

Utrecht Summer School is spread over several locations in and around Utrecht, with a satellite campus at the University College Roosevelt in Middelburg. International combination courses give students the possibility to attend an international course of which part of the programme takes place outside the Netherlands at cooperating partner universities in Italy, Germany, Estonia and many other places.

Accreditation

The Utrecht Summer School is part of Utrecht University

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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