Welcome to Bremen!

Bremen's International Summer School Programme is an excellent opportunity to study in Germany. It offers you a unique experience by attending courses at the HSB, participating in international students' life, and discovering Bremen and exploring Europe. Benefit from our high level of expertise based on more than 30 years of experience.

Global in its focus and innovative in its academic approach, it offers a selection of cutting‐edge subjects and topical issues. The International Summer School is open to undergraduate and graduate students. Study in a unique international setting and earn credits for your academic career.

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HSB-Virtual International Summer School 2023 - Bitcoin and Business

Welcome to Bremen!

Join the International Summer School at the Hochschule Bremen / HSB / City University of Applied Sciences. Take full advantage of this excellent opportunity to study virtual and enjoy this vibrant sense of community in your global classroom. The International Summer School is going online from July 3 – July 13, 2023.

Be part of our virtual International Summer Session

New situations require new formats. That's why we're going online with our summer programme to offer a selection of cutting‐edge topics. It is open to undergraduate and graduate students from HSB-partner universities as well as HSB-students. Study in a unique international setting and earn credits for your academic career.

The programme includes a variety of innovative and interactive courses available for you to study online from the comfort of your home. Let’s take a look.

Advanced Study Programme: 3 July – 13 July 2023

Range of Courses

  • Digital Currencies and Blockchain Technology
  • International Business: Engaging in Commerce Across the Globe
  • Digital and Social Marketing Strategies
  • International Project Management

General Information

  • For all modules: Language of instruction is English
  • Maximum number of participants: 20 per course.
  • Workload per Course: 60 hours - 30 Teaching Units live online (45 minutes each)
    plus 30 Units group work and individual study
  • Credits: 3 ECTS credit points / 2 credit hours – US

General Information

  • The Virtual International Summer School takes place from July 3 to July 13, 2023,
  • Live class will be scheduled between 2 pm – 6 pm Central European Time / CET, alongside group work, pre-recorded sessions and other activities,
  • Each course comprises minimum 3 contact hours / teaching units (45 minutes each) per day (without weekend),
  • Attendance is compulsory for the entire programme,
  • Participants can earn credits – per course 3 ECTS and/or 2 Credit Hours US.


The number of students per course is limited. Please note that a course will not be offered if fewer than 15 students apply.

Applications are accepted between 1 March 2023 and 12 April 2023.

  • To register for the HSB Virtual Summer School please complete the application form and email it to the HSB-International Summer School.

In addition, please send the following documents:

  • a short CV
  • transcript of records
  • proof of English competence

All documents should be:

  • in English
  • file size: maximum 5 MB
  • file format: PDF

Please note: Only complete documents can be considered for the nomination process.

After reviewing the applications and nomination of the participants by a selection committee, the participants will receive a letter of acceptance and further information on the course by 28 April 2023 at the latest.


Please feel free to contact our Summer School Team for any questions or assistance.
contact us via email

Summer School Office: Mrs Uta Kadmani

International Summer School
Hochschule Bremen – City University of Applied Sciences
Werderstrasse 73
D-28199 Bremen

Phone: +49 421-59054163
E-Mail: ifk@hs-bremen.de