Summer Program

Do you want to be a part of this experience?

APPLY FOR IEU SUMMER PROGRAM 2017

PROGRAM DETAILS

DATES: July 10th to July 21st, 2017 (arrival on Sunday, July 9th).

PROFILE: Only Junior Year Students. Juniors are those who will be graduating from high school in June 2018 (Academic year September – June) or in December 2017 (Academic year February – December).

PLACES AVAILABLE: 58. Students will be admitted on a first-come, first-served basis.

VENUE: IE University Segovia Campus, C/ Cardenal Zúñiga 12, 40003 Segovia, Spain.

HOUSING: Full board accommodation at The Factory Residence Hall located just 10 minutes walking distance from the IE University campus.

PRICE: 3200 € (Includes academic program, accommodation, meals and extracurricular activities. Flight tickets are not included in the price.)

IEU Youth Leadership Summer Program

Summer is the perfect time to increase your knowledge of subjects which, regardless of what you go on to study at university, is an integral part of a well-rounded education. Vital subjects that can always be further studied are the social sciences, such as economics, humanities, cultures, social entrepreneurship, and business entrepreneurship.

It is also an excellent way to acquire skills and knowledge that are essential in any undergraduate program or profession, such as teamwork, creative problem-solving, negotiation and communication techniques.

The IEU Youth Leadership Summer Program is an intensive summer program designed for high potential students from all around the world that will allow them to grow personally and professionally, as well as form remarkable bonds from the internationally engaging experience.

Program Content

The first week will focus on the development of soft skills through courses of interpersonal communication, leadership, and emotional intelligence and during the second week you will have a chance to specialize in one of the following areas of your choice: Design & Innovation, Law & International Relations and Business & Technology.

Classes will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday.

During the afternoons, diverse extracurricular activities will be offered (including cultural and company visits as well as fun leisurely activities). During the weekend, a trip to Madrid will be organized.

A crash course in Spanish or Chinese for Spanish speakers or other interested students will be offered.

Track in Design & Innovation

Many companies are employing designers to tackle branding, strategic planning, and user-experience design. Do you want to discover why design matters more than ever? Come and explore the Design & Innovation track with an open mind and be ready to "roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty". Design is challenging, fun, necessary, creative, involves a lot of practice (and sometimes failure) and is enormously satisfying.

A detailed agenda will be published soon.

Track in Law & International Relations

Are you interested in training you in critical areas such as conflict resolution, negotiation and strategy? Obtain a comprehensive look at International Relations as a global discipline, and look into fields such as Geopolitics, Foreign Policy and International Institutions. The track in Law & International Relations will let you unravel complexity by applying analytical reasoning and provide solutions for real world issues.

A detailed agenda will be published soon.

Track in Business & Technology

Are you are an innovative thinker who is passionate about technology and entrepreneurship? Technology is a powerful force that drives products and services, operations, and economic growth. Enriched with an entrepreneurial mindset it can also be harnessed to improve peoples’ lives and contribute to social change. The track in Business & Technology offers you resources and flexibility to turn your ideas into reality and jump-start your business journey!

A detailed agenda will be published soon.

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process can be completed online and it consists of the following steps:

1. Application form: you need to send the application form with the following additional documentation: passport, updated CV, last available academic transcripts.
2. Interview: all non-native English speakers will have their English level assessed for eligibility.
3. Admission: once admitted to the program, you will be sent a contract and a code of conduct to be signed by you and your parent/legal tutor.
4. Payment: once admitted to the program, you will be provided with a link to proceed with the payment.

Students will be admitted on a first-come, first-served basis.

REGISTRATION DEADELINE IS JUNE 5th, 2017.

Should you have any further questions, please contact us at ieusummerprogram@ie.edu.

Why come to the IEU Youth Leadership Summer Program?

If you are an open-minded person actively seeking new endeavours and challenges and you might be considering studying at an international university like IE University, this will give you an up-close and personal opportunity to get to know our education model and teaching style as you will have workshops delivered from our very own faculty.

Academic excellence

Top ranked university offering an innovative and insightful program with a diploma awarded upon successful completion.

Find your vocation

Discover your passions and talents and help you decide what you might want to study at university. Learn how to become a great and inspirational leader.

International environment

Meet students from all over the globe. In past editions, we have had an average of 22 nationalities represented within each program.

Improve your Spanish

Learn some Spanish; one of the most widely spoken languages in the world, the official language in 22 countries across the world and get to know Spain; see the sight of both Madrid & Segovia!

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