Mr. Jürgen Röhling

University of Kassel
International Summer University (ISU)
Kurt-Wolters-Str. 5
D-34109 Kassel
Phone: +49 (0)561 804-1869
Fax: +49 (0)561 804-3815
E-Mail: isu[at]


"New Perspectives for a Globalized World:
Environmental, Scientific and Cultural Dimensions"


  • Engineering Module: Adaptation Strategies to Climate Change, Environmental Engineering and Renewable Energies, Wind Energy, Project Management, Production Management: Digital Factory Planning
  • Culture Module: German History and Politics, The Brothers Grimm in Kassel – German Fairy Tales, Intercultural Communication, Documenta – Kassel and the Arts

German language Courses

Offered at 3 different levels:
beginners, intermediate, advanced


Participants can earn university credits under the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS).

Target Group

Students of all fields of study mentioned above

Cultural Program

Excursions to Frankfurt, optional trip to Germany’s political and cultural capital Berlin, city tour in Kassel, hiking to the Herkules monument, BBQ, sports, evening activities, welcome and farewell ceremony

Special Features

The course takes place during the semester, so there are good possibilities to get to know other German and International students.


  • German cultural life: Cooking, Dancing
  • Sports: Soccer
  • Outdoor Activities: Nature Walk


All students will be accommodated in host families (including 2 meals per day)


The fee for the ISU Kassel is EUR 2.190, including language course, 2 seminars, excursions, accommodation (with 2 meals per day), and course material. Applications on or before April 1 enjoy an early-bird fee of EUR 1.990.

Registration Deadline

When total number of participants has been reached (max. number of participants: 55)