Winter Schools

Indo-German Centre for Sustainability

There are interesting offers from universities worldwide who offer winter schools.

Participation in such stays abroad result from varying goals.

  • Aquiring language skills and knowledge of another country
  • Acquiring technical skills in one's discipline
  • Networking

These offers aim at raising students' interest in completing a research or academic stay.

Country University Name Winter School Name Date Application Deadline Contact
Canada University of Alberta University of Alberta Research Experience (UARE) Winter Program January to April August 13, 2017

Daniel Holder

UARE Website



Indo-German Centre for Sustainability

at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras in Chennai
Sanitation-Water-Health Nexus for Sustainable Development February 20 to March 4, 2017 December 15, 2016 Eva Portius
Italy Politecnico di Torino PEP-UP Project:
Fit for Industry
February 2 to 10, 2017 June 23, 2016


RWTH-Info Flyer

Japan Keio University

Keio Short-Term Japanese Studies Program


February 6 to 21, 2017 November 11, 2016 Malin Praktiknjo or an email to
Korea Yonsei University Winter Abroad at Yonsei (WAY)

1st period:
December 27, 2016, to January 16, 2017

2nd Period: January 19 to February 10, 2017

Fact Sheet
Taiwan National Taiwan University NTU Spring+ Three periods between Febraury and May

December 31, 2015, or February 10, 2016, depends on the program


Depending on the program, a reduced fee is possible.

Malin Praktiknjo

Take a look at our Summer School page as well.