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Sustainable Energy Technology Summer School

RWTH International Academy
Length: 3 weeks
Study pace: Full time
Education level: Summer / Short course
Location: Aachen
Language: English
Start date: 11 June 2018
Price: 2,800 EUR

Program description

Study a summer program in sustainable energy technology

This Summer School introduces the mathematical and physical basics of building energy performance modeling and simulation, implementation of models using computer-based numerical methods, computer algebra systems and object-oriented modeling language Modelica.

The Institute of Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Building (E3D), and the E.ON Energy Research Center - Institute for Energy Efficient Buildings and Indoor Climate of the RWTH Aachen University and the Institute of Energy and Climate Research Fundamental Electrochemistry (IEK-9) of the Research Centre Jülich are responsible for the academic content of the „Sustainable Energy Technology“ Summer School and conduct the program’s lectures, tutorials and laboratory classes.

Admission requirements

You are a B.Sc./B.E. student enrolled at a renowned university, have profound knowledge of the English language and are studying mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or a related field.

The minimum age to participate is 18 years. Students should have completed the first year of studies.

Please note:

An English language proficiency test is recommended.

Since the program is taught in English you need to bring sufficient academic English language skills to be able to follow the course.

Tuition & fees

This course costs 2,800 EUR.

The course fees contain an 'all-inclusive' package:

  • lectures and laboratory courses
  • excursions and social events,
  • accommodation
  • breakfast, lunch, all meals during social events
  • a local public transport ticket for the respective time.

*Please note: Not included are particular travel expenses to and from Aachen. A documentation of a health insurance policy for your stay in Germany is required. Participants have to provide their own meals on weekends and in the evening and have a personal budget for their individual needs.

For this Summer School, there are a few scholarship opportunities available for highly qualified international students.

Apply by 1 March and you can receive an 10% early bird discount on the total tuition fees - in case of admission.

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