International Programmes 2020/2021

Bayreuth International Summer School – Biofabrication Biofabrication

University of Bayreuth • Bayreuth

Course location
Bayreuth
Teaching language
  • English
Language level of course
  • English: B2, C1
Date(s)
  • July 2021
Target group

International undergraduate and graduate students

Description/content

Biofabrication is an emerging field in the area of biomaterials, aiming at the generation of three-dimensional structures from materials, including vital cells. Key aspects of achieving this aim are an advanced knowledge of biomaterials, identification of new scientific trends, and sustainability of production processes.

This summer school focuses on current trends in biomaterials research and biofabrication. Furthermore, the course includes practical coursework that highlights several state-of-the-art processing methods of novel biopolymers, such as spider silk proteins.

Benefits:

  • Internationally known professors in the field of biomaterials and biofabrication
  • Theoretical insights and practical courses
  • Ability to earn ECTS

Practical Courses:

  • Tissue engineering
  • Dispense-plotting of 3D scaffolds for tissue regeneration
  • Analysis of self-assembling biopolymers

For more detailed information on the course content and lecturers, please visit our website.

Average number of hours per week
30
Average number of participants per group/course
20
Dates and costs
  • July 2021
Price only on request
Yes
Further information on dates and prices

The participation fee includes tuition fees, an excursion to Berlin, and meals (daily lunch + welcome dinner & farewell dinner). Please check our website for further information.

Teaching language
  • English
Language level of course
  • English: B2, C1
Language requirements

A very good command of the English language (preferably level B2) is a requirement for your participation in the course. Please provide proof of your language level by submitting a language certificate (e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, Cambridge) with your application.

Submit application to

Please submit your contact information and supporting documents (CV, brief personal statement, and proof of language proficiency) via our website:

http://www.summerschool.uni-bayreuth.de/

Please contact us via e-mail if you have any questions regarding the application procedure.

Is accommodation organised?
The organiser helps participants look for accommodation.
Meals

A daily lunch as well as a welcome dinner and a farewell dinner are included in the registration fee.

Is a social and leisure programme offered?
Yes
Description of social and leisure programme

We offer a weekend excursion to Berlin as well as city tours / guided visits and sports activities in Bayreuth.

Free internet access
Yes
Support in visa matters
Yes
Pick-up service from train station/airport
No

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