Summer School


The application is possible from 15 January to 15 May 2018.

The following documents are required for your application:

  • Curriculum vitae

  • A brief personal statement

  • Proof of English proficiency - A very good command of the English language (preferably level B2) is a requirement for your participation in the course. Please provide proof of your language level by submitting a language certificate (e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, Cambridge) with your application.

  • Completed registration form


Please send your documents either in digital or printed form to:


Fax:     +49 921 55 7397


Universität Bayreuth
Summer School
Universitätsstr. 30
95440 Bayreuth

You will be informed if your application is successful.

When planning your arrival and departure in connection with the Bayreuth International Summer School, we ask that you please take into account the following information: The excursion offered in the scope of the Summer School ends in Munich on 14 July (Saturday). However, it may be extended for one additional day to 15 July (Sunday). The costs for the additional night must be covered by the participants themselves.



Those who want to get a short impression of upcoming courses, please click on video below:

Video Shot African studies


The Campus-Akademie is a special department of the university, responsible for further education and event management. Therefore together with the International Office the Campus Akademie hosts the annual Bayreuth International Summer School.


The International Office advises international students and scholars who are studying, teaching, and doing research at the University of Bayreuth. In addition to assisting students, we function as the university's point of contact for international affairs as well as being responsible for maintaining the university's international relations and partnerships.

Campus-Akademie der Universität Bayreuth · Universitätsstraße 30 · 95440 Bayreuth · Tel.: +49 (0)921/ 55-7320 ·