Summer and Winter Schools at the University of Bologna

The Summer and Winter Schools are intensive programmes offering a wide variety of subjects, designed to meet the new needs for cultural and interdisciplinary learning.

General information

The Summer and Winter Schools are international programmes lasting from one to four weeks, leading to between 2 to 6 university learning credits.

The curricula include classroom lessons and workshops, as well as opportunities for discovering the culture and traditions of Emilia Romagna. Most of the schools are delivered in English.

The University of Bologna runs two types of Summer/Winter School:

  • leading to learning credits that can be recognised by universities(ECTS/ University educational credit);the procedures for the award of these are listed in each call for applications published on the dedicated web page of each programme. The web pages of each programme also provide all the useful information students need and the contact details of the student administration services.
  • Without granting of learning credits (ECTS/ University educational credit); to enrol in these programmes visit the individual websites of the proposing Departments and click on the specific links.


Who can take part?

Programmes are open to students and young graduates from Italy and around the world, and in some cases, to specific professional figures.

Candidates must be at least 18 years old by the deadline for registration and possess at least a high school diploma.


Summer and Winter Schools with University educational credits

Summer and Winter Schools without University educational credits