Deadlines for Applications

  • Early bird deadline: 15 March 2018
  • Ultimate deadline: 1 May 2018

The deadline for application is 1 May 2018. Accepted candidates paying the tuition fee two weeks after having been accepted are eligible for a €100 discount.


The tuition fee for the Summer School 2018 is as follows:

  • €1900: current students from the EU or EHEA;
  • €2100: all other applicants.

The tuition fee includes: course material, access to online platform, daily breakfast in Brussels, daily lunch in Brussels and Vienna, flight from Brussels to Vienna on Sunday 8 July 2018 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 a limited amount of tuition waivers in the form of reduced tuition fees. Stipends are attributed on the basis of merit and motivation. They are in general, but not exclusively, granted to prospective students from economically less advanced countries. If you think you may be eligible for such a reduction, 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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