Language and Short Courses 2018/2019

Bayreuth International Summer School - Polymer Science & Biofabrication Polymer Science & Biofabrication

University of Bayreuth • Bayreuth

Course location
Teaching language
  • English
Language level of course
  • English: B2, C1
  • July 2019 (Registration Deadline April 30, 2019)
Target group

International undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students



Biofabrication is an emerging field in the area of biomaterials, aiming at the generation of three-dimensional structures from materials including vital cells.
Participants will gain an advanced knowledge on biomaterials, identification of new scientific trends and sustainability of production processes.
This summer school focuses on current trends in biomaterials research and biofabrication. Furthermore, the course includes practical coursework highlights several state-of-the art processing methods of novel biopolymers, such as spider silk proteins.

• international known professors in the field of biomaterials and biofabrication
• theoretical insights and practical courses
• achievement of 2/3 ECTS

Practical Courses:
• tissue engineering
• dispense-Plotting of 3D-scaffolds for tissue regeneration
• analysis of self-assembling biopolymers

Average number of hours per week
Average number of participants per group/course
Dates and costs
  • July 2019 (Registration Deadline April 30, 2019)
Price only on request
Further information on dates and prices.

The course fee includes tuition fees, an excursion and meals (daily lunch + a welcome & farewell dinner). Please check our website for further information:

Teaching language
  • English
Language level of course
  • English: B2, C1
Language requirements

A very good command of the English language (preferably level B2) is a requirement for your participation in the course. Please provide proof of your language level by submitting a language certificate (e.g., TOEFL, IELTS, Cambridge) with your application.

Submit application to

Please send your documents (completed application form, CV, brief personal statement, and language proof) either in digital or printed form to:

Fax: +49 921557397

Postal mail:
Universität Bayreuth
Summer School
Universitätsstr. 30
95447 Bayreuth

Is accommodation organised?
Accommodation is arranged by the organiser.
Type of accommodation

Hotel or hostel


Daily lunch, a welcome dinner and a farewell dinner are included in the registration fee.

Is a social and leisure programme offered?
Description of social and leisure programme

City tours, guided visits, BBQ, film evening, excursions, etc.

Free internet access
Support in visa matters
Pick-up service from train station/airport

University of Bayreuth

The University of Bayreuth has been ranked among the top 50 universities in the THE World University Ranking "THE Young University Ranking" in the last years! An interdisciplinary profile in study and research, innovation, and an international orientation are the guiding principles of the university, a modern campus university. The university is a centre of international research, with innovative structures characterised by their "interface philosophy".

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