Fees and Conditions
Fees for the 2020 TU Berlin Summer University are as follows:
|4-week German language
| 2-week German language
Special courses in summer are: CanSat Satellite Design, Space Robotics and Introduction to 3D Scanning and Printing. All other courses are standard courses.
The course fee covers both tuition and learning materials for a course, as well as excursions and field trips, the cultural program (incl. orientation session and lunch, entrance fees to museums, sporting activities, farewell reception etc.), a public transportation ticket for Berlin, Wi-Fi access on the TU Berlin Campus and library access.
The price of each course can be found on the individual course
Terms and Conditions
Registration, Payment, Early-bird Discounts, Changes and Cancellation.
Registrations for Summer 2020 are now open ! Click here for the course overview .
Registration: Must be completed online via our registration portal . The registration fee of sixty Euros (€60,00) covers administration and registration costs, and is payable by credit card (Visa, Mastercard or Amex) at the time of registration. Please note that this fee is not refundable. The registration fee is deducted from the overall course fee.
Payment: Candidate students will receive an invoice for the net fee four working days after they have successfully completed registration, once an evaluation of the documents they submitted and their accommodation requests has been processed. Participants must then pay the full fee quoted in the invoice within a maximum of 7 working days of receiving the invoice. Payment can be done via credit card or bank transfer.
A place in the TU Berlin Summer or Winter University can only be guaranteed if the full fee has been paid on time. Please note that some banks will charge transaction fees for payments that originate outside of the European Union and that credit cards might also charge an additional fee.
Cancellation: The cancellation of a paid course enrollment should be done either via email or regular post and should include a signature and date. The following cancellation fees apply:
- Up to 3 months prior to the course start: full refund
- 3 months to 10 weeks prior to the course start: 30% of the full price
- 10 to 4 weeks before the course start: 70% of the full price
- Less than 4 weeks before the course start: 100% of the price.
For Summer 2020: These dates are summarized in a table here. 
In exceptional circumstances, the TU Berlin Summer & Winter University may consider a reduction in, or waiver of the above cancellation fees (for example, when visa problems arise). Please contact us for details.
Please note that although tuition fees may be partially reimbursed by the TU Berlin Summer & Winter University due to exceptional circumstances, the costs of hotel rooms or special cultural program activities (such as fee-paying day trips) may not be refundable, due to services being delivered by third parties.
Early-bird discount Summer University 2020: Students who register before March 1st 2020 will receive an early bird discount of 50 Euro (€50,00) per course (with a maximum discount of 200 Euro).
Changes: Changing courses is only possible up to 8 weeks before the start of the Summer University and is contingent on availability. There is a fixed fee of 40 Euros (€40,00) for course changes.
Personal information: All your personal information will be protected and will not be passed to third party entities. Personal information will only be used by the TU Berlin Summer & Winter University for statistics and records.
Program management: The TU Berlin Summer & Winter University reserves the right to cancel a course if the minimum number of participants per course is not reached. The minimum number of participants is generally 6 persons (excluding TU Berlin students), but this varies depending on the nature of the course. If the minimum participant numbers are not met, the enrolled students will be notified and given the opportunity to either change course without additional cost, or to get a full reimbursement.
Registration Portal: TU Berlin Summer & Winter University will not be held liable for any technical errors in price calculations in the registration portal.
TU Berlin Students: To see pricing and enrollment instructions for existing TU Berlin students, please log-in and refer to the menu tab Registration for TU Berlin Students.
Liability, Cultural Program: The TU Berlin Summer & Winter University / TUBS GmbH will not be held liable for damages that occur while attending the cultural program activities offered. This includes, but is not limited to the orientation/welcome activities, tours, sporting activities, excursions and farewell activities.