Stuttgart, Germany

Get International @ HFT Stuttgart / Germany

when 1 August 2024 - 16 August 2024
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 990

Working in international contexts and international teams is the future of work in our globalized world - regardless of subject or industry.

Start here, at the first interdisciplanry, international Summer School 2024 at HFT Stuttgart in Germany!

Expand your skills in Managing International Projects, Intercultural Communication and Group Work, as well as in German Language! Additionally, you will have the opportunity to implement your knowledge through working on your own project within an international team. You will also be able to benefit from ideas and inspiration from business partners in one of the economically strongest regions of Germany.

Our interdisciplinary Summer School has it all:

- Basic German Language Course for all levels in- and outside the classroom (international students only) – 12h
- Managing International Projects Workshop (all students) – 10h
- Group Project in an international team (all students) – up to 12,5 h
- Company visits & Expert Talks (all students)
- Cultural program in Stuttgart and area, city tour through Stuttgart (all students), two excursions/day trips to cities in Southern Germany (propably Heidelberg and Tübingen)
- Welcome and Farewell Event (all students)

Further information can be found on our website

Course leader

Staff members of Hochschule für Technik University of Applied Sciences Stuttgart

Target group

Our interdisciplinary Summer School welcomes all students:

- International students from all over the world, of partner universities and non-partner universities
- HFT Stuttgart students
- B.A. and M.A. students of all study programmes within the study areas “Architecture and Design”, “Civil Engineering, Building Physics and Business Management” and “Geomatics, Computer Science and Mathematics”
- The program language is English, therefore a level of minimun B2 in English Language is required
- max. 25 students in total (places are limited)

Credits info

2 EC
Certificate of Participation and 2 Credit Points with successful participation, no grading possible

Fee info

EUR 990: - Students of a partner university of HFT Stuttgart: 990€
- Students of a university which is not a partner of HFT Stuttgart: 1.090€
- Students of HFT Stuttgart: 120€ (housing and public transport in Stuttgart area not included)

The fee for international students (non-HFT students) includes:

- Accommodation in a single room with shared bathroom, including breakfast at the International Student Hotel Stuttgart for 15 nights
- German language course, project management workshop, supervision of group work and company visits
- Cultural program in Stuttgart and the surrounding area, city tour of Stuttgart, two excursions/day trips to cities in southern Germany (bus, train, guided tours, entrance fees)
- Catering at the welcome and farewell event
- Public transportation within Stuttgart (02.-16.08.)
- Administrative costs for the program


10 scholarships of 400€ each will be awarded to international students from HFT partner universities (be quick, because "first come, first served": Scholarships are awarded in the order in which applications are received)