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Applications and admissions

Requirements

Each summer school has their own set of requirements, which can be found on their individual web pages. You should always have a good command of English to actively participate in group discussions and be able to present a paper.

Application procedure

The application procedure is simple. You only have to fill out the online application form on the page of the summer school, and upload the required documents.
Each summer school has a selection committee that will decide on who will be admitted, to guarantee the quality of the audience. In most cases, the selection committee will wait until the deadline has passed before they review the applications. However, some schools select students on a rolling basis. Make sure to check the website of your summer school!

Please wait for your summer school notification that you have been admitted before making your travel arrangements!

Payment

Once you have received notification that you have been admitted, you will receive an e-mail with a link to our payment portal. We accept payments via credit card, iDeal and bank transfer.

Enrollment

After we have received your fee, your enrollment is final. Your summer school coordinator will send you the official enrollment letter. This letter can also be used as invitation letter for your visa application.

Visa

Depending on your nationality, you might need a visa for entering the Netherlands, a so called Schengen visa (short stay visa).

Please note that you can only apply for a visa after you have been admitted to the Summer School. You will need the official enrollement Please inform them well in advance, as soon as possible after you have received your (informal) notification of acceptance.

Cancellations

Should you need to cancel your participation, kindly inform your summer school coordinator. possible. Please note that our terms & conditions are applicable and you may not receive a (full) refund.

Questions

If you have general questions regarding the application or admission procedure, feel free to contact us: summerschools rug.nl.

Last modified:07 October 2019 11.56 a.m.