Antwerp Summer University is already offering specialised education to an international audience for eleven years within the areas of excellence of the University of Antwerp and its partners.

During  our first digital edition in 2020, 300 participants from 60 different countries attended one of the 7 digital summer schools.

Below you can find an overview of all the summer schools that have been organised under the Antwerp Summer University thus far. In the slideshow on the right you can find some impressions of  previous editions.

2020

This was a special summer school: our first digital edition and it was a great success.

Interdisciplinary summer schools

  • Europe: Diversity and Migration / 6-10 July 2020

Business and Economics

  • Antwerp Summer School on Urban Logistics / 19-23 August 2020

Arts

  • Children´s Literature Summer School / 17-28 August 2020
  • English for Academic Purposes / 17-31 August 2020

Science

  • ALGAR 2020: Algebras with Involution / 6-10 July 2020
  • INSPIRE Summer School  / 31 August-5 September 2020
  • Modelling infectious diseases and health economics / 7 - 11 September 2020

2019

Interdisciplinary summer schools

  • Europe: Diversity and Migration / 24 June - 5 July 2019
  • CityLAB VII: The Sustainable City: An Integrated Perspective / 1-5 July 2019
  • Experience entrepreneurship. An intensive introduction / 19-30 August 2019
  • From Mine to Finger. A deep dive into the world of Diamonds / 26 August - 6 September 2019
  • Storytelling in virtual reality. An immersive encounter. / 26 August - 6 September 2019

Business and Economics

  • Antwerp Summer School on Urban Logistics / 19-23 August 2019
  • Fashion Management / 26 Augustus - 4 September 2019

Arts

  • Children´s Literature Summer School / 1-5 July 2019
  • Digital Humanities: Basic Skills for Digital Archives and Editions / 1-5 July 2019
  • English for Academic Purposes: Improving your university papers and presentations / 21-30 August 2019
  • Antwerp Summer School in Philoshopy and Society. The Enlightenment in Current Public Debate / 27 August - 5 September 2019
  • Books & Culture. Reconstructing Book Ownership: Sources, Methods, and Perspectives / 2-6 September 2019
  • Critical Approaches to Typography. Research into the interaction between typographic conventions and the digital age. / 2-6 September 2019

Design Sciences

  • Innovation in Social Design / 1-5 July 2019
  • ROOHTS Summer School: Burgundian Blacks (Research on the Origins Of Historical Techniques) / 1-5 July 2019

Law

  • Companies crossing borders / 24 June - 5 July 2019

Medicine and Health Sciences

  • Leadership in Nursing Excellence / 24-28 June 2019
  • Summer School on Vaccinology / 1-8 July 2019
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Health Care / 26-30 August 2019

Science

  • ALGAR 2019: Algebras with Involution / 1-5 July 2019
  • B-Q MINDED Summer School: an intensive, multidisciplinary course on Quantitative MRI / 26-30 August 2019

 

During the edition of 2019, 550 participants from 78 diffrent countries attended one of the 21 summer schools.

2018

Interdisciplinary summer schools

  • Europe: Diversity and Migration / 25 June - 6 July 2018
  • CityLAB VI: City Aesthetics and Citizenship / 2-6 July 2018
  • Experience entrepreneurship. An intensive introduction / 20-31 August 2018
  • From Mine to Finger. A deep dive into the world of Diamonds / 27 August - 7 September 2018
  • B-Q Minded Summer School: an intensive, multidisciplinary course on Quantitative MRI / 27 august - 4 september 2018

Applied Economics

  • Fashion Management / 27 August - 5 September 2018
  • Antwerp Summer School on Urban Logistics / 20-24 August 2018 (+optional assignment week 27-31 August 2018

Arts

  • Children´s Literature Summer School / 4-10 July 2018
  • Digital Humanities: Processing and Analysing Images / 3-7 September 2018
  • Ethnographic collections, aspects of research, preservation and conservation / 22-30 August 2018
  • English for Academic Purposes: Improving your university papers and presentations / 22-31 August 2018
  • Books and Culture: Religious Manuscripts, Hand Press Books and Prints (15th-19th centuries): Ephemera / 2-6 July 2018

Design Sciences

  • Product I Service I System design in Health Care / 2-6 July 2018

Law

  • Companies crossing borders / 20-31 August 2018

Science

  • Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Summer School on Vaccinology / 2-9 July 2018
  • Algar 2018: Sums of squares in fields / 2-6 July 2018
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Health Care / 27-31 August 2018

 

2017

Interdisciplinary summer schools

  • Europe: Diversity and Migration / 26 June – 7 July 2017
  • Conris Summer School. Improving awareness in safety & security through innovation / 2-7 July 2017
  • Experience entrepreneurship. An intensive introduction / 21 August - 1 September 2017
  • From Mine to Finger. A deep dive into the world of Diamonds / 28 August - 8 September 2017
  • CityLAB V: The Smart City. An Interdisciplinary Approach / 4-8 September 2017

Applied Economics

  • Fashion Management / 28 Augustus – 6 September 2017

Arts

  • Print Culture in 16th-Century Europe/ 3-7 July 2017
  • The right to be loved / 21 - 30 August 2017
  • English for Academic Purposes: Improving your university papers and presentations / 23 August - 1 September 2017

Design Sciences

  • Ethnographic collections, aspects of research, preservation and conservation / 23-31 August 2017

Law

  • Companies crossing borders / 21 August - 1 September 2017

Medicine and Health Sciences

  • Summer School on Vaccinology for students / 3-10 July 2017
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Health Care / 21-25 August 2017

Science

  • ALGAR 2017: Quadratic forms and local-global principles / 3-7 July 2017

2016

Interdisciplinary summer schools

  • CityLAB IV: The City as a Market Place / 27 June - 1 July 2016
  • Experience entrepreneurship. An intensive introduction / 22 August - 2 September 2016

Applied Economics

  • Fashion Management / 29 Augustus – 7 September 2016

Arts

  • Political Myth, Propaganda, and the Politics of Imagination / 22 - 30 August 2016
  • English for Academic Purposes: Improving your university papers and presentations / 24 August - 2 September 2016

Design Sciences

  • Ethnographic collections, preservation, research and conservation / 24 - 30 August 2016

Law

  • European Financial Regulation / 22-26 August 2016

Medicine and Health Sciences

  • Summer School on Vaccinology for students / 4 -11 July 2016
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Health Care / 22-26 August 2016

Science

  • International School on Fundamental Crystallography with applications to Electron Crystallography / 27 June - 2 July 2016
  • 3rd International School on Aperiodic Crystals / 4-8 July 2016
  • BND Summer School in Particle Physics / 28 August – 9 September 2016

2015

Interdisciplinary summer schools

  • International Summer School on "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity": Fraternity / 5-11 July 2015
  • Experience entrepreneurship: An intensive introduction / 24 August - 4 September 2015
  • CityLAB III: The Productive City / 31 August - 4 September 2015

Design Sciences

  • Shifting Climate, Reshaping Urban Landscapes (SCRUL) International design studio on climate adaptation / 27 August - 3 September 2015

Language and linguistics

  • English for Academic Purposes: Academic Writing and Speaking / 24 August - 1 September 2015

Medicine and Health Sciences

  • Summer School on Vaccinology for students / 6-13 July 2015
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Health Care / 24-28 August 2015

Political and Social Sciences

  • Visual Methods Seminar / 26 August – 4 September 2015

Science

  • Domain-Specific Modelling, Theory and Practice / 24-28 August 2015

2014

Development Studies

  • The Politics  and Economics of Aid

Linguistics & Literature

  • A Toolbox for Design-Based Research
  • Summer School Book and Culture 

Mathematics - Computer Sciences

  • Domain Specific Modelling - Theory and Practice (DSM-TP)

Medecine and Health Science

  • 4 Days of Qualitative Research in health care  
  • 6th Summer School on Vaccinology for Students
  • Psychiatry: clinical practice & research perspectives

Science

  • Basics of Plasma Modeling and Simulation
  • Bio-electrochemistry: from fundamentals to applications
  • Biofilms

Urban Development

  • City Development - past, present & future
  • CityLAB II - Urban Studies Summer School

2013

  • Vaccinology
  • Visual Methods Seminar: Observing and Visualising Urban Culture
  • City Development
  • Fashion Management

2012

  • Longitudinal and Life Course Research
  • Vaccinology
  • Fashion Management

2011

  • Longitudinal and Life Course Research
  • Vaccinology

2010

  • Vaccinology
  • Cultural Management
  • Interest Group Politics

2018 Summer School "From Mine to Finger. A deep dive into the world of Diamonds"

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2015 Summer school "Shifting Climate, Reshaping Urban Landscapes"

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