General information

International Summer School "On the cutting Edge of Sustainable Energy Supply"

For the tenth time Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg in cooperation with "Verein Freunde und Förderer der TU Bergakademie Freiberg e.V." offers a five-week interdisciplinary summer course in sustainable energy technology. It will take place from May 21 until June 21, 2013.

Students shall be acquainted with the most recent technological developments related to the use of sustainable energies as well as current widely-used technological solutions. Excursions to relevant companies and research institutions are an important part of the course. The course will be taught in English. Participants who wish to gain basic communication skills in German or to improve their German language skills may attend an optional German language course. This course will also involve lectures on German history and culture. The academic course will be accompanied by an extensive cultural program featuring weekend trips to Berlin and Prague, day trips to Dresden and the Freiberg mountain region as well as concerts, sports events and a day in a German family.