SUMMER UNIVERSITY

Study, explore and have fun at the ♥️ of Europe!

15 July- 03 August 2019 

Preliminary registration- not binding

Application deadline has been extended until May 15, 2019

Concentrations

About the Summer University

Welcome to the summer programme at the University of Opole where you can get a unique chance to broaden your knowledge, develop your communication skills, and enjoy summertime in the exciting and well-situated place. This year, we have developed a programme that offers even greater freedom and flexibility in pursuing your personal ambitions and interests.

The Summer University 2019 is a wonderful opportunity to spend the whole month in Poland: we will be happy to host you at our Univeristy from July 12 until August 3, 2019

About the Summer University

Welcome to the summer programme at the University of Opole where you can get a unique chance to broaden your knowledge, develop your communication skills, and enjoy summertime in the exciting and well-situated place. This year, we have developed a programme that offers even greater freedom and flexibility in pursuing your personal ambitions and interests.

The Summer University 2019 is a wonderful opportunity to spend the whole month in Poland: we will be happy to host you starting from 12 July so you could get adjucted to the new environment and people – our Buddy Mentors and other students to feel comfortable to begin your classes on July 16. After the end of classes,  you will still have time to explore Europe (or Poland) till August 12.

Programme extensions

Central European Capitals A trip to central European capitals – extra cost approx. 250 Euro. The ultimate price depends on the number of participants. 

Creative Week in Trier and Luxembourg It is an additional programme (paid extra 350 EUR) prepared together with our partners, Moving.Lab  to give the Summer School students even more opportunity to exercise English and visit Luxembourg and Western Germany. The bus trip (included in the price) in the western direction from Opole will take you to the border between Germany and Luxembourg. In the stunning Mosel valley area, we will spend a week with our partner University of Applied Sciences learning about European identity and lifestyle using experimental design methods in the shades of the ancient Roman Porta Nigra.

Details of the Creative Week can be found here.

Teaching Staff
Our qualified and experienced teachers are eager not only to share their knowledge and skills with their students – they are also dedicated to broaden their students’ points of views, improve their critical thinking and are themselves always open to discussions. Apart from philologists and cultural studies researchers – specialists in sociology and art as well as physical training instructors contribute to the programme.
Practicalities

The lodging cost in a dormitory is included in the price of the program. Students and professors will be accommodated in Niechcic Hall which is located in immediate vicinity of the university’s facilities. The dormitory offers rooms in modules, i.e. two (double or triple) rooms with a shared bathroom. They are equipped with single beds, wardrobe, desk, chairs, table and fridge. Rooms are locked with a key in possession of the inhabitant. There is a launderette and a kitchen on each floor equipped with a gas cooker, sink table and numerous cupboards. Washing machines and dryers are available for the participants to use. Each bathroom (one per module) contains a shower, basin and a toilet.

Registration

In order to be registered as a participant of the Summer University, please, fill in the registration form. Your personal and university data will be used to issue a letter of invitation necessary to acquire a visa. Being aware of the participants’ levels of English and field of study will enable us to adjust the Summer University program according to your needs. At the end of the form you will find the terms and conditions of the programme. Accepting them is essential in order to be registered. Upon registering you will get a confirmation via e-mail.

Please note that the application deadline passes on April 30.

Should you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our staff at summer@uni.opole.pl .

Summer University Schedule

Our programme covers more than 80 hours of classes, workshops and activities. All in-class activities are divided into two major parts. The core module that focuses on practical English is the same for all participants and will develop your speaking and listening skills in the academic environment. The second part includes special purpose modules where students can learn English within the context and in the atmosphere that suit their respective study profiles or personal interests. Additionally, each participant will be able to join afternoon and weekend activities.

Concentrations

Practical English with elements of academic English

Teaching English in Theory and Practice

European Studies

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