Winter Sessions (J-term)

In winter, many institutions in the southern hemisphere offer a long break between the two semesters, often several weeks during the the months December and February. Together with the currently rising amount of mobile students worldwide, there can also be seen a rising demand as also offer of short-term study programs worldwide during this period.

This section therefore shall enhance knowledge and information about suitable short-term study opportunities during that time of the year. Interested students and persons can find available programs below, and can refine the search results by using filter.

For information and offers on social engagement programs and language courses, which also can be offered during just a short period of time early each year, please consult our filter or the relevant menus.

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INNES Institute Vienna

At INNES Institute Vienna we aim to enable the course participants, teachers and staff members to be creative in everything they do, and maintain a high quality of education at the same time. INNES Institute Vienna is a private institute, which aims to stimulate intellectual and personal development in an open and diverse environment. We support intercultural interaction and academic exchange among our participants, lecturers, partners and colleagues all over the world who share the same idea of a peaceful world and respectful common living. We enable the participants in our courses to develop the knowledge and skills they need for succeeding in their fields. By including the Human Rights program in our portfolio, we want to contribute actively to making the world a better place for everybody. INNES Institute Vienna provides an educational platform for all creative and open-minded individuals to share their thoughts, expertise and experience. Why Choose Us - Educational Excellence: Various original, useful, timely course offerings from international experts. Check out our “Courses” pages! - Proof of quality: INNES Institute Vienna is recommended by many prominent universities worldwide - Support: We will support you before, during and after your stay where necessary - Location: We are located in the centre of Vienna in the heart of Europe - Lecturers: Excellent and motivated lecturers from accredited universities worldwide

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for „Master program "Electronics for Communications"“ by „National Research University of Electronic Technology MIET

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5 months ago by Martin Scheer from Germany


for „3 Week Summer Courses“ by „Arts University Bournemouth (AUB)

Introduction to Animation Summer Course Website: 24 July -10 August 2018 Gain an insight into the world of animation and production design by exploring hand drawn techniques, cut out and stop motion, as well as develop observational and design skills through exercises in sketch, cinematic storytelling, storyboarding, scriptwriting and idea pitching. See the Summer 2017 students in action:

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