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  1. Apply for the International Summer University via our database MoveON.
  2. Fill in all required information and upload the following documents in PDF format during the online application process: CV, letter of motivation, copy of your passport, transcript of records, proof of your English language proficiency. Please note: do not write your name or other information in all caps. Only the first letter should be in caps, the rest should be in lower case letters.
  3. Important: once you are finished and have submitted your information, a PDF of your application is created. Please sign this document on the last page and send it via email to short-term@h-da.de.

Please note: without sending the signed application form, your application is not complete and cannot be considered.

Once you have successfully submitted your application, you will receive a confirmaiton email that your application has been received. Notification about admission into the program will be sent out after the official application deadline is over. 

Nomination deadline (for partner universities): April 01, 2024

Application deadline for participants: April 07, 2024


How to write a letter of motivation:

Your letter of motivation should explain your personal reasons for applying to the International Summer University. It should be short but concise and you may refer to following aspects:

  • Why did you choose the International Summer University at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences?
  • What is your special interest in the subject?
  • How does the topic relate to your studies?
  • What added benefit do you expect by attending our program?


Ms. Jessica Mayer
Phone: +49.6151.533-60102
Email: short-term@h-da.de

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