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Graduate Summer School Program Overview

Your gateway to an exciting future

The IE Graduate Summer School is an innovative and dynamic program designed for ambitious undergraduate students and recent graduates who want to expand their horizons through a radically different and innovative academic and personal experience in a world-class university. Through a challenging academic program and enriching extracurricular activities, the program offers a transformative educational experience, and upon completion students will receive ECTS credits. They will be fully immersed in social and cultural extracurricular activities with everyone getting a true taste of Madrid. It is the perfect opportunity for students to experience IE’s values of Academic Excellence, Humanities, Innovation & Technology, Diversity & Entrepreneurship.

Tailor your experience according to your needs and availability with our flexible format!

Choose from:

– Full 3-Week program
– Specialized track: Weeks 2&3


3 weeks



Format and Location



4th –  22nd July 2022


Gain ECTS credits


nationalities represented 


specialization tracks to choose from


different short courses offered

Specialization tracks

Find out about the carefully design academic program in each of the offered specialization tarcks. We are working on some new exciting tracks for this years program that we will share shortly.

Marketing & Communication
Innovation and Technology
Impact of Design on Business and Environment

Summer School Pre-program

Enroll prior to the program and get the IE Certificate on Foundations of Sustainability, an online self-pace pre-program that you will access for free once you enroll until July 4th.

With the IE Certificate on Foundations of Sustainability, you’ll learn how to incorporate a sustainability point of view across all business activities and functions, and be prepared to tackle the social, economic and environmental challenges of today’s world in any organization. And with this qualification under your belt, you’ll boost your career opportunities and show potential employers that you’re committed to sustainability and aligned with their values.

Experience the best summer of your life at IE!

During this unique experience students will expand their global network meeting one of the most diverse community and, working in multicultural teams diving in deep on current topics and expanding their cultural horizons.

A typical day at IE Summer School

9:00-10:30: Challenge your perceptions with a Design Thinking Workshop
10:30-12:00: Develop your professional skillset in a Strategic Marketing session
12:00-12:15: Take a break and go and grab a coffee at our amazing cafetería
12:15-13:45: Delve in deep on trending topics with our Entrepreneurship in Blockchain class
14:00- 15:00: Lunch
15:00-16:00: Spanish class
16:00-17:00: Visit to Prado museum


*each day visit will have the same schedule, but with different courses.

Typical Day | IE Summer School