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2017
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Join Europe’s largest academic summer school!

Utrecht Summer School started in 1987, with one course: Dutch Culture and Society. Nowadays the programme offers a broad selection of over 200 academic courses in virtually all disciplines organised by Utrecht University, HU University of Applied Sciences and HKU University of the Arts. These institutions offer high quality, challenging summer courses on bachelor, master and PhD level. All courses are taught in English by our academic staff. In 2016 the Utrecht Summer School attracted around 3500 students from over 120 different countries. ECTS credits are awarded for most of the courses.

Utrecht Summer School is spread over several locations in and around Utrecht, with a satellite campus at the University College Roosevelt in Middelburg. International combination courses give students the possibility to attend an international course of which part of the programme takes place outside the Netherlands at cooperating partner universities in Italy, Germany, Estonia and many other places.

Besides the academic programs, we offer furnished housing and many social activities to give students an unforgettable international experience.