⌊ Application ⌋
Who can apply for the Dubrovnik Summer School?
Dubrovnik Summer School is ideal for all the young and energic people who want to get “the wind at their backs” and push boundaries we face in the business world. Students from any field of interest are welcome to apply.
How do I apply?
First you have to fill out and submit the application form with your personal information and answer 4 motivation questions. After being accepted as a participant we will send you a confirmation e-mail with the invoice for the first down payment.
What is the deadline for applications?
The application deadline is May 28, 2017. Those who require a visa should keep that in mind and have them issued in due time.
Do I have to apply for a visa to attend the program?
Croatia is a member of EU from 2013, and visa requirements differ depending on your country of origin. We suggest you contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in your country in order to know which procedures you should follow. If you do need a visa we will send you Guarantee Letter after you pay half of the fee.
⌊ Programme and lectures ⌋
Are there any prerequisites for the programme?
There are no specific prerequisites.
Are the lectures in Croatian or English?
All the lectures are taught in English.
Do I need to present any English certificate?
No. There is no need to deliver English language certificate (such as TOEFL or IELTS), but since the classes are all taught in English, it is recommended that students who apply for the summer programme have a satisfactory level of English (B2).
How many people will be in class?
Dubrovnik Summer School is organized for approximately 30 participants in order to have the high level of individual approach and interactive classes.
What will my timetable look like?
Typically, you will have lectures from 9:30 am to 5 pm with a lunch and coffee breaks in between. Each day there will also be many cultural and leisure activities organized so you can enjoy your summer in Dubrovnik to the fullest.
When will I get my timetable?
You will be given your timetable, at least, two weeks before the summer school starts and a printed version on the first day of the programme.
What documentation will I receive upon successful completion of a Summer School course?
Participants of Dubrovnik Summer School will get an official certificate that they have successfully completed the program. Although, to receive a certificate you have to attend 80% of the classes.
When will I receive my certificate?
Certificates are given on the last day of the summer school at the closing ceremony.
⌊ Fees ⌋
What does the program fee include?
» All in class teaching
» All course materials
» Hotel accommodation and breakfast
» Public transport in Dubrovnik for the whole week
» Free Wi-fi in the Hotel and at the University
» Diverse extra-curricular programme with excursions, sightseeing tours, and other cultural and leisure activities
Does the Summer School offer any grants or subsidies?
No, the Summer School is financed exclusively by participant’s fee and partners and has no resources of its own.
What costs do participants have to cover by themselves?
Participants have to cover all food expenses except breakfast, private trips before and after the Dubrovnik Summer School program, airplane ticket, health insurance and personal costs.
How can I make the payment?
The payment is made by bank transfer. All the information about payment you will get in the e-mail we will send you as confirmation of your application. You should cover all the extra expenses (such as bank transfer fee) by yourself.
⌊ Coming to Croatia ⌋
Do I need to have medical insurance?
If you are coming from EU member states, it is enough for you to have European health insurance card. If you are coming from any other country, you have to arrange medical insurance by yourself.
How do I get to Dubrovnik?
You can get to Dubrovnik by plane, by bus, by car or by ferry, depending on your location.
You can also fly to some other city in Croatia, such as Zagreb, Split or Zadar and then take a bus or rent the car to Dubrovnik. You can check bus lines and prices HERE. If you need help organizing your trip to Dubrovnik let us know.
Can you arrange a pickup?
We can organize a pickup, but you have to let us know the exact time and place of your arrival in Dubrovnik.
I would like to extend my stay in Dubrovnik (by arriving before the programme or postponing the departure). Is it possible?
If you want to come earlier and/or stay longer in the hotel accommodation organised for Dubrovnik Summer School you should let us know as soon as possible so we can try to arrange your extended stay. However, this extension is not included in the programme fee.