Munich Summer School of Applied Sciences

The aim of the international Munich Summer School of Applied Sciences is to offer you a highly interesting study program in automotive and electrical engineering, management and entrepreneurship. We will prepare you for challenging tasks in technical development and management departments focusing on sustainability and green technology.

You will get to know Germans and German culture by meeting local students, the teaching and support staff and through participating in the social program and the field trips. Eventually, all participants will granted access to the university’s alumni network.

Course Subjects

As the automotive industry is searching for more efficient modes and materials, the summer school offers the course Automotive Mechatronics . For electrcial and environmental engineers, the course Renewable Energies will be offered in 2012. In order to give future engineers the opportunity to learn more about entrepreneurship and management as well, they can sign up for a course in Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Green Technologies. (4 ECTS or 3 US-Credits). All courses are taught in English by multi-national teams lead by two renowned academics.

Munich University of Applied Sciences is aware that language matters, even for the sake of a short stay in a foreign country. For this reason, all international students participate in a one-week German language and culture course (competence levels A1 and B1 - CEFR) prior to the start of the summer school. The program continues with Friday morning classes from the second to the fifth week of summer school. You will become familiar with important aspects of the German language, the country's culture and it's history. Furthermore, you will work in multi-national teams on intercultural communication topics. You receive 4 US-credits (= 6 ECTS) after having passed the final exam.