Deadlines for Applications

  • Please note that applications will be reviewed as of January 2020 – you may of course already apply before that date.
  • Early bird deadline: 15 March 2020.
    Applicants who submit their application by 15 March 2020 at the latest and are subsequently admitted to the programme, are eligible for a 10% discount on the tuition fee.
  • Application deadline: 1 May 2020.

Tuition fee

The tuition fee for the Summer School is 1900 EUR.
This fee includes: course material, access to online platform, daily breakfast in Brussels, daily lunch in Brussels and Vienna, flight from Brussels to Vienna on the Sunday at the end of the first week, and study visits.
The tuition fee does not include: accommodation, daily breakfast in Vienna, evening meals, flights to Brussels and from Vienna.

Tuition Fee Waivers


The Institute for European Studies will grant one full tuition fee waiver to one student of the summer school programme. This waiver will be attributed on the basis of merit and motivation, and will in general, but not exclusively, be granted to a student from a partner country neighbouring the EU. If you think you may be eligible for the waiver, you will need to provide the following supporting documents as part of your application to the programme:

  • a motivation letter
  • a transcript of your academic records.

Cancellation Policy

More than 45 days before arrival: no cancellation charges
Between 45 and 30 days before arrival: 50% cancellation charges
Between 30 and 15 days before arrival: 75% cancellation charges
Less than 15 days before arrival: 100% cancellation charges


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