Language and Short Courses 2021/2022

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 04 - July 15, 2022 (Registration deadline of course provider: April 30, 2022)
Target group

Advanced undergraduate and graduate students, PhD 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 04 - July 15, 2022 (Registration deadline of course provider: April 30, 2022), costs: EUR 1,110
This price includes
  • Accompanying programme
  • Course fees
Further information on dates and prices

Find out more about the programme fee and what is included:

Regular programme fee: 1,110 EUR
Early bird programme fee: 995 EUR
Programme fee for students from partner universities: 710 EUR
Programme fee for students from the University of Bayreuth: 100 EUR
The Bayreuth International Summer School offers you an all-inclusive package:

  • Tuition
  • Lunch on course days (Monday to Friday)
  • Cultural and leisure programme
  • Weekend excursion
  • Welcome package
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • Free German language course

The cost of accommodation, insurance, travel to Bayreuth and visa application is not included.

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 application and supporting documents (CV, motivation letter, enrolment certificate and proof of language proficiency) via our website:

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

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.
Meals

Included in the programme fee:

  • lunch on course days (Monday to Friday)
  • welcome and farewell dinners
Is a social and leisure programme offered?
Yes
Description of social and leisure programme

Examples of our events and social programme:

  • Welcome & farewell dinner
  • Sports day
  • City tour through Bayreuth
  • Get-togethers
  • Game night
  • Excursion to Berlin
Free internet access
Yes
Support in visa matters
Yes
Pick-up service from train station/airport
No

University of Bayreuth

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