İstanbul, Turkey

AURA Summer Academy: 'Istanbul-Past, Present, Future'

when 8 July 2019 - 2 August 2019
language English
duration 4 weeks
fee EUR 3000

The Architecture and Urbanism Research Academy (AURA) Istanbul invite you to its inspiring summer program, “Istanbul: Past, Present and Future”

The melting pot of the East and the West, the great city of Istanbul, now a city of more than 15 million people, has been the capital of two glorious empires, the Byzantine and the Ottoman. With its eight thousand years of human history, it presents researchers a vast amount of architectural legacy to discover and analyze.

Join us in Istanbul for a month of comprehensive analysis of the city with lectures from leading experts in their respective fields. Explore the mechanisms developed through the millennia to different sets of problems by the builders and inhabitants of this magnificent city!

This summer research program will take place in Istanbul between July 8 – August 2, 2019. It is specially designed for undergraduate and graduate students of Architecture, Urban Planning and related fields.

The four-week intensive coursework of lectures, on-site visits and studios will provide a valuable opportunity; while benefiting to learn from the distinguished researchers, there will be a chance to collaborate with a diverse group of participants from all over the world.

Target group

This summer school is suitable for undergraduate and graduate level students from the relevant departments of Architecture, Urban Planning, Urban Design, Interior Design And Landscape Design.

Fee info

EUR 3000: Courses, field trip costs, health insurance, accommodation, breakfast and lunch are included. There is a 10% Early Bird Discount if you enroll until March 30th. (2700 €)
EUR 2500: Courses, field trip costs, health insurance and lunch are included; accommodation and breakfast are excluded. There is a 10% Early Bird Discount if you enroll until March 30th. (2250 €)