Bachelor Summer School 2018


6 – 17 August 2018, Bern, Switzerland

Please register here.

Application and Registration

To apply, please fill in the first page of the application form. After completing this page, you will be asked by e-mail to create and enter a password for your account. Once your account has been activated, you will be requested to add and upload additional information and documents.

Please note that the Early Bird discount is only valid if you complete your application process before 20 April 2018.
The deadline for submitting your complete application is 18 May 2018.
You will be notified in early June 2018 if your application was successful.
Your registration is completed and valid only once payment has been received.


Early Bird fee: 500 CHF
Regular fee: 550 CHF

Included in the price: Fee for course and course material, excursion to the Jungfraujoch, social program. The price does not include any of the Additional Social Events.

Scholarships for Students from Canadian and US-American universities

There are a limited number of travel grants (1240 CHF per person) available for students, who are enrolled at a university in Canada or the USA (they do not need to be Canadian or US citizens). Students are asked to hand in their application as usual and confirm in the application form that they apply for a travel grant. As soon as the selection process is completed, they will be informed whether their application was successful.

Cancellation Policy

The following deadlines and penalties apply to individuals who have applied and have been accepted to the program, but who subsequently withdraw:
Cancellations up until 29 July 2018: The University of Bern will refund the fee paid less the sum of 100 Swiss francs to cover administration and banking fees.
Cancellations after 29 July 2018: There will be no refund.

Selection Criteria

The number of participants is limited to 36. We aim to have a lively, international and interdisciplinary group of participants with a balanced number of students of both genders from all of the listed disciplines and from different countries.