Atlantic Urban Concepts Summer Course

Urban Concepts in Sustainable Transition

3rd International Summer University 2017

July 30 – August 14 2017 in Emmendingen (near Freiburg), Germany

An ambitious program for gap year students and freshmen The Summer University on Urban Concepts in Sustainable Transition will address controversial questions regarding urban lifestyle, its sustainable development and innovative concepts towards a transition to green urban business and way of life. It will challenge students to bring the discussion on sustainability into practice through real-world case scenarios with local partners in Emmendingen. Students will develop skills for a needed local and global transition to a sustainable future. The content of the Summer University is relevant to both nations of the Global South and to industrialized countries. Students from different regions of the world will have ample opportunity to share their experiences from their diverse cultural perspectives.


Information about the application procedure as well as the application form is available at from late August 2016. The total fee* covers room and board, local transportation and instructional material.

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