International Programmes 2020/2021

Bayreuth International Summer School – Biofabrication Biofabrication

University of Bayreuth • Bayreuth

Course location
Teaching language
  • English
Language level of course
  • English: B2, C1
  • July 05 - July 09, 2021 (Registration deadline of course provider: April 30, 2021)
Target group

International undergraduate and graduate students


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.


  • 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
Average number of participants per group/course
Dates and costs
  • July 05 - July 09, 2021 (Registration deadline of course provider: April 30, 2021)
Price only on request
Further information on dates and prices

The participation fee includes tuition fees for a truly interdisciplinary and interactive online course. Additional activities on our campus and leisure activities in and around Bayreuth will be offered in line with public health regulations. 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:

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

Is accommodation organised?
The organiser helps participants look for accommodation.
Is a social and leisure programme offered?
Description of social and leisure programme

In addition to the online courses, we plan to host events and activities in and around Bayreuth in line with public health regulations.

Free internet access
Support in visa matters
Pick-up service from train station/airport

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