Wels, Austria

International Summer Academy in Engineering for Women

when 9 July 2024 - 24 July 2024
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 850

For the 10th time the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria offers a unique opportunity for a selected group of highly-motivated and talented women (high school, college or undergraduate students) to experience top-class and challenging university-level coursework. The Academy’s intensive, two and a half week programme combines sophisticated theory with hands-on practical experience in engineering and natural sciences. Besides knowledge transfer in these fields, social, cross-cultural and gender aspects are covered and discussed during lectures and workshops.

Course leader

Faculty and academic staff at University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria; Experts from Industry

Target group

female STEM students (or those interested in STEM) from 18 to 25 years

Course aim

» Broaden technical & scientific
» Explore the impact of technology on our
society in the future
» Earn academic credit (4 ECTS)
» Improve language und intercultural skills
» Make friends from all over the world
» Creativity, fun and experience
» Explore (Upper) Austria

Credits info

4 EC
ECTS - European Credit Transfer System Credits

Fee info

EUR 850: including tuition fees, room for the entire stay, meals on weekdays (weekends are free for individual activities), numerous field trips