Details: Tampere Summer School is jointly organized by Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences. It offers inspiring courses covering a range of academic fields and up-to-date topics. The Summer School is open for university students and graduates from all around the world.
In addition to studying, Summer School students have the opportunity to enjoy social events and explore the city in their free time. Tampere is a compact-sized active and vibrant city with a relaxed atmosphere, and the beautiful lake surroundings display the amazing Finnish nature at its best.
For degree students of Tampere Universities, Summer School offers an excellent chance to earn extra credits in the summer and enjoy the international atmosphere in your home city. All courses are free of charge for degree and exchange students of Tampere Universities!
Cost for Participants:
Tampere Summer School course fees are:
- 280 euros for a course of 2 ECTS
- 420 euros for a course of 3 ECTS
- 560 euros for a course of 4 ECTS
- 700 euros for a course of 5 ECTS
NOTE! Tampere Summer School fee is paid when confirming your participation. The payment is made with a credit card or by PayPal (no additional charges). Finnish participants can also choose online banking as their payment method.
The course fee includes:
- registration to the course
- guidance and service
- info package
- study facilities
- transcript and
- certificate (for external students only)
Please note that accommodation and meals are NOT included in the course fee.
The courses are free of charge for
- degree students of Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences, registered as ‘present’ for the academic year 2020-2021 (including new degree students starting their studies in autumn 2020 and PhD students)
- exchange students of Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences, arriving for autumn semester 2020
Depending on the type of accommodation, the fee for housing for two weeks is approximately 340 euros.
The Tampere Summer School Social Programme includes activities that are free of charge and activities that are chargeable. Please see the entire Social Programme for further details.
Enrolment is required for all activities and events. Selected Summer School students will receive enrolment instructions in June.
Please note that all fees for Social Programme activities are non-refundable!
Lunch on campus
Summer School students have a variety of lunch options available on campus. A meal in a university cafeteria (including drinks and salad) costs 2,60 euros for degree and exchange students in Finland and 7,55 euros for external students.
Students who have been admitted and registered (= final confirmation) to Tampere Summer School 2020 may cancel their participation before the cancellation deadline (confirmed later). Tampere Summer School will refund the course fee, minus 50 euros for banking and administrative costs.
Written cancellation must be sent to the Summer School email by the given deadline.
After the cancellation deadline, nothing of the course fee will be refunded. The same policy applies if you are forced to cancel because you did not receive a visa.
Please note that Tampere Summer School reserves the right to cancel a course if the minimum amount of students is not reached.