Practical Information in a Nutshell

Name of Summer School English for Academic Purposes: Improving your university papers and presentations
Field Language and Linguistics
Faculty (UAntwerp) Linguapolis
Venue Stadscampus
Period 22 - 31 August 2018
Lesson Dates 22, 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 August 2018
Lesson Time 9-30 a.m.-12.30 p.m. and 1.30 p.m.- 4.30 p.m.
(28 and 29/8: 9-30 a.m.-12.30 p.m. These free afternoons can be used to prepare the final course assignments.)
Contact Hours 42
ECTS Credits 3 credits
Target Group Undergraduate and postgraduate students who have completed at least two full years of higher education and have experience of writing papers (in their mother tongue). Minimum level of English: B2
Registration Fee €635
Fee Information Includes lessons and course material, coffee breaks and farewell dinner. Does not include lunch, accommodation or social activities. Participants can have lunch at the student restaurant on campus at a reduced price; they can also participate in the general Antwerp Summer University social programme and they will receive assistance in finding accommodation from the university’s student accommodation office.
Scholarships University of Antwerp Students are entitled to a refund of of €150/student. 
Students who qualify for financial aid may be eligible for a scholarship.
For further information, contact the Antwerp Summer University Office.
Application Details The application and payment deadline is 11 July 2018 (extended deadline). If you need a visa (short-stay type), the application deadline is 30 April 2018.

Cancellation by the organisation
There is a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 15 participants. The organisers reserve the right to cancel the course within two weeks after the application deadline if not enough participants have registered by 29 June 2018. Participants should keep this in mind when making travel arrangements; any expenses made other than registration fees will not be reimbursed. Registration fees will be reimbursed as quickly as possible.

Cancellation by the participant
If a participant cancels before 29 June 2018, the registration fee will be reimbursed minus 150 euros cancellation costs.  No refunds will be made if the participant cancels after 29 June 2018.

All refunds will be made in euros. The organisation cannot refund any differences caused by exchange rate fluctuations or bank fees.
Contact person


Zoƫ Teuwen Tel. +32 3 265 58 24