Eindhoven, Netherlands

Young Brainport Summer School

when 19 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 300

The Young Brainport Summer School (YBSS) challenges and enriches students (15-18 years of age) who have a keen interest in physics and technological developments through high-level theory, hands-on exercises and experiments, and social activities. YBSS gives students the opportunity to work with renowned professors and business leaders in the field and pays special attention to the applications of the theory by visiting knowledge and research institutes, labs and companies. The students will be actively guided throughout the week and live together as a group to create “a life-changing experience”.

Course leader

Mrs. M. Denissen MSc

Target group

Internatioanl Tech & Physics fanatics from 15-18 years old,

Course aim

The participants will get acquainted with the Brainport region in a unique and unforgettable way. Their great interest and passion for science and technology will be encouraged by demonstrating the most advanced technological research and world class applications of our region. Combined with a good mixture of social activities with talented peers, YBSS is “a life-changing experience”.

Fee info

EUR 300: The program fee is €300 (excl. VAT) payable upon acceptance into the program. The expenses of accommodation, food & beverages and activities will be covered. The expenses of transportation to and from YBSS in Eindhoven, fees for visa application and travel insurance will not be covered. These expenses need to be paid by the participants themselves. Participants are allowed to bring spending money for souvenirs or additional snacks.