From December 29, 2010 until January 19, 2011, The University of Kassel offers the

International Winter University (IWU) Kassel


Our Target Group

The IWU-program is designed for motivated and qualified Engineering students and students of the humanities.

It provides the opportunity to learn more about the German and European perspective of Renewable Energy Sources and to learn the German language or refresh German language skills by participating in an intensive language course.

Our Profile

IWU Kassel offers a unique study environment on a picturesque and lively campus. IWU and Kassel students will have the chance to meet in selected classes, as "tandem-language-partners", in campus cafés, and during leisure activities. In addition, IWU students will live with German host families and learn about everyday life in Germany through personal experience.

Our winter program combines high quality education, credit points, priceless personal experience, and first hand impressions about Germany and Europe.

The University of Kassel - The Environmental University - is a young and modern academic institution. The new campus of the university is considered to be one of the most attractive campuses in Germany. Everything you need is on campus or within walking distance. The campus borders the downtown area.

The University of Kassel differs from traditional German institutions of higher education by offering courses of study with a variety of entrance and degree options.

The internationally oriented openness is the guiding principle of the University of Kassel, together with innovative performance and interdisciplinary co-operation. The number of international students at the University of Kassel has been consistently above the national average for years. Students from 110 different countries come to study at the University of Kassel, whether to start their academic career or to continue their studies after having received their first degree.

The main campus with its attractive architecture offers all facilities you might need such as a library, computer labs and several cafeterias.

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