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Dates and Timetables

April 8, 2018 Application deadline Summer School 2018:



Aims of module

July 09-20, 2018

Hands-on project


• Develop a social project in intercultural teams that can and should be put into practice (supervised by professors)

Social Entrepreneurship


• Develop a basic understanding of Social Entrepreneurship
• Get to know ways to put ideas into practice

The Social Innovator


• Understanding the social context and need identification
• Get to know the characteristics of a social innovator

More specifically...

Included in the program:

  • Lectures on Social Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship at a top-ranked German University of Applied Sciences, combining theoretical backgrounds with practical applications
  • Intensive exchange with and supervision by internationally experienced professors of FH Münster, partner universities and entrepreneurs
  • Visits to German companies and organizations to get insights into the German social innovation landscape
  • Project-based learning in international teams
  • Experience German culture in Münster, where the Westphalian peace treaty was signed in 1648

Optional: Field Trip to Berlin

Spend a weekend with us in the capital of Germany to:

  • Get to know local start-ups
  • Talk to young entrepreneurs
  • Explore this vibrant city with its stunning history


  • Train ticket Münster-Berlin and back
  • Accommodation at hostel (dorm) and breakfast
  • Public transportation in Berlin
  • City Tour
  • Company visits

Admission requirements:

Applicants should be currently enrolled in a Bachelor´s or Master´s program at one of our partner universities.
They should have a good knowledge of English, as the course is taught in English. Prior knowledge of Social
Entrepreneurship is not necessary. The two weeks course bears 3 ECTS.


Course fee for…
two weeks course 700 EUR
optional trip to Berlin 170 EUR


Costs included: Accommodation at a hostel in the city center (double room, single room: additional costs),course material, welcome package, free wire-less internet access on campus, Münster bus pass for the time of your stay, company visits, social activities.

Not included: Travel to and from Germany, visa expenses, health insurance, accident or liability insurance, meals, any additional personal expenses.

How to apply?

The deadline for the application is April 8th. If you are interested, please send your application by email to Claudia Umanzor. 

Your application should include:

  • Prove of international health insurance
  • Prove of matriculation
  • Information of level of German (if applicable)
  • Prove of dominance of English (B1)

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