How to apply

Admission requirements

  • Registered at an academic institution other than a German university
  • Good knowledge of automotive technologies and management 
  • Good level of English knowledge 
  • Good grades in technical subjects and a relevant CV
  • There is no German knowledge needed because the entire summer school programme is taught in English

Registration period: February 01 - April 15, 2019

Application deadline: April 15, 2019. 

The selection of the candidates will take part after the application period will be finished. You will receive your result at the End of April, 2019.

For your online application please follow this link

After you are registered and filled in your personal data, you are asked to upload two pdf documents to the online application tool:

  1. your most recent proof of grades (transcript of records)
  2. your resume (Curriculum Vitae, CV)

The official letters of admission will be sent after a short preselection process, which will take place in the weeks following the registration deadline of April 15th. Please understand, that the selection of the candidates will take part after the application period is over. There is no preselection before this date and we won´t send you any feedback before the selection process is finished.

We will evaluate the applications based on the completion of the requirements, your recent grades in technical disciplines and your curriculum vitae. Once your application has been selected, we will send the confirmation of participation to you via E-Mail as well as our bank account details where you can transfer the sum according to Course fees. Please note that your application is only valid after your payment is received within 14 days after receipt of confirmation of participation.

After receiving your payment, your registration will be binding.

You may cancel your participation in writing by email or post until 31.05.2019. In case of cancellation we will charge a processing fee of 50 EUR. After this date you will be charged the full course fees.

THI reserves the right to cancel the event due to organisational or technical reasons. In case of cancellation we will reimburse you for the already remitted course fees. Beyond this, we are not entitled to the reimbursement of further expenditures.

Course fees

Course Fees for two week Summer School (non-residential): 250 €

Our bank account details will be emailed to you after you have been officially selected for participation and have to be paid within 14 days after receipt of confirmation of participation via E-Mail.

Please be aware that payment can be made by bank transfer only. All payments are in EURO. For any bank transfer made from outside the Euro zone, please be aware of bank service charges. All bank charges for remittances are to be done by the particiant!

Costs included in Course fees:

  • tuition fees
  • all lectures & laboratory courses
  • course material
  • study trips incl. bus/train transfer
  • social programme (Welcome & Farewell Dinner)
  • your certificate of attendance
  • your transcript of records

Costs not included:

  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Public Transportation

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International Summer School
Erika Schlichenmaier
Tel. : +49 841 9348 3140
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