• Application Deadline
  • 21 days
The IE Summer School is an intense three-week program that offers undergraduate students and recent graduates the opportunity to follow courses across a wide range of disciplines taught by top quality faculty (the same that teach in our internationally ranked master’s degrees) while they enjoy the vibrant city of Madrid through different extracurricular activities and team-building events.


During the three weeks at IE you will have the chance to attend classes with students from all over the world and be taught by top notch faculty.

  • Week 1: Enhance the soft skills that will help you boost your professional career

The focus during the first week will be on developing key soft skills through workshops in public speaking, leadership, personal branding, teambuilding and creative management thinking.

  • Weeks 2-3: Specialize

During weeks two and three students will specialize in one of the following areas: International Finance, Marketing & Communication, World Politics and Political risk, Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Technology, Global legal professionals and their challenges.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 21 days
    • Duration description
      • Monday July 1st - Friday 19th, 2019
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

A Typical Day at the IE Summer School:

  • Design Thinking Workshop
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • Lunch Break
  • Spanish Language & Culture
  • Visit to the Prado Museum or to a company
Additionally, optional Spanish and Chinese language courses will be offered to those who want to maximize their experience and learn more about a new language and culture.


Students who have recently graduated or are currently studying any bachelor program at any university worldwide.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Our summer school is open for all undergraduate students from any background and recent graduates with less than two years of work experience.

In order to begin your application process you must complete and submit the registration form.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    3200 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3200 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    3200 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3200 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
This includes:
  • Tuition Fees
  • Language courses
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Company visits

Living costs for Madrid

  • 745 - 1260 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Candidates are eligible to apply for a scholarship to fund their program as soon as they have submitted their completed admissions form. Scholarship applications must always be sent before the beginning of the program and preferably at least one month in advance.

Awards are based on financial need or academic excellence and evidence that the candidate is highly motivated to attend the program.A scholarship covers part of the tuition fees, but not accommodation, transportation nor other living expenses.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

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.