Summer/Winter Schools 2022

Student Testimonials

If you want to learn more about other students' experience, read the testimonials to get an insight into their time spent abroad.

Available Programs, Application Process and Credit Transfer

Here you will find a range of offers for Short Programs at various universities. Follow the links for more information. The list is not exhaustive and will be updated regularly. We also accept no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the linked sites. Unless otherwise indicated, students attending a Short Program are generally required to organize their participation (application, costs, accommodations, etc.) themselves. For all questions with regards to the transfer of ECTS credits, you will need to get in touch with the responsible contact person at your Department and/or Faculty. Our office cannot supply any information in this respect. 

In light of the current situation with COVID-19, always refer to the information published by the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs and the Federal Office of Public Health when planning your travelsUpdates for Travellers by the Federal Office of Public Health

*Application Deadlines provided without guarantee



Subject Areas / Topics

Short Program Title


Application Deadline*
Austria University of Vienna The Discovery of Modernity – Vienna around 1900

univie: winter school for Cultural Historical Studies

Winter School Flyer (PDF, 1 MB)

Winter School Application Form (PDF, 109 KB)

3 - 17 February 2023 30 November 2022
China Fudan University Various courses from the School of Economics

(courses offered online and in-person)
Winter School @ Fudan SOE 2022
Winter School Flyer (JPG, 221 KB)
19 December 2022 - 8 January 2023 4 December 2022 (Beijing time)
Japan Kansai University Learning Osaka, the Mercantile Capital of Japan:
Japanese Business Culture and Entrepreneurship

Kansai Winter School 2023

Winter School Program Overview (PDF, 2 MB)

11 - 24 January 2023 21 October 2022
Japan Tohoku University Japanese Language

(courses offered online and in-person)
TUJP Winter 2022
TUJP Online Basic: 7 - 18 November 2022

TUJP Online Intermediate: 5 - 16 December 2022

TUJP In-Person: 1 - 14 March 2023
TUJP Online Basic: 16 October 2022

TUJP Online Intermediate: 13 November 2022

TUJP In-Person: 5 December 2022
Südkorea Yonsei University various courses available

(courses offered online and in-person)
Winter Abroad at Yonsei (WAY)
Winter School Poster (PNG, 4 MB)
27 December 2022 - 16 January 2023 Early Bird Applications until: 14 October 2022

All applications until: 18 November 2022


International Summer and Winter Schools Platforms

The following websites offer a broad overview of different summer school programs around the world: 

Universitas 21 Database for International Opportunities for Students

Platform Summer Programs

Summer Schools in Europe

Summer Courses in Europe

Short Courses Portal

UNICA Summer and Winter Schools

Please note that all of these websites are not related to the University of Zurich in any way.