Summer & Winter Program


The IEU pre-college programs are intensive and enriching courses designed for students who are eager to explore different fields of study, which could lead towards their ideal career path. We are offering two intakes on different dates, one in January and another one in July. Given the current situation, we are running the courses online. As the circumstances allow, we will  return to a face to face format.

Expand your knowledge in integral subjects vital for a well-rounded education focusing on the social sciences, business entrepreneurship, economics and aspects of human society and culture while developing essential soft skills in teamwork, creative problem solving, negotiation and communication techniques.

Expect to grow personally and professionally by connecting with likeminded peers in our international learning environment.

We would love to have you join us in this unique experience at IE University!


  • DATE: 5-16 July, 2021 (arrival in Madrid on Sunday, July 4th)
  • PROFILE: High school students starting university in 2022 and 2023
  • FORMAT: Face-to-face*
  • PRICE: 3700€**

*We hope to host this upcoming Summer 2021 edition in person, however, if circumstances do not permit it, not to worry, we will go Online!

**Includes academic program, accommodation, full board, health insurance and extracurricular activities. Flight tickets are not included in the price (flexible rates highly recommended).

**10% Early Bird discount for those who enroll by May 15th.

Cancellation policy: If, for Covid Health Protocols and/or Travel Restriction reasons, the format of the IEU Summer Program will change to a virtual format, a full refund will be provided to those participants who are not interested in the online experience.


  • DATE: 10 – 23 JANUARY, 2021
  • PROFILE: High school students starting university in 2021 and 2022
  • FORMAT: Online
  • PRICE: 1200€

Interested in joining our Summer Program?

Registration is now open! Apply now and take a chance to be part of this life changing experience!



The IE University pre-college programs are two-week academically dynamic online courses comprised of webinars, debates and team-building projects.

The first phase of these innovative programs will give you the opportunity to boost your soft skills through workshops on leadership, personal branding, public speaking and teamwork. During the second phase, you will be able to discover different fields of study through engaging online sessions led by our very own faculty.


You are the Leaders of the Future, so the time is Right!

We offer you an inspiring set of workshops with Professor Balvinder Singh Powar to understand the Power of Soft/Leadership Skills to help us build a Culture of Innovation especially in Uncertain and Extreme times such as now with COVID. This is a complex time but also one of Opportunity where strong Virtual and Non Virtual Teamwork & Leadership will be key to Success.

Experience what it would be like to study at IE University where key aspects are Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Diversity and Positive Social Values. This is reflected in the fact that both the IEU professors and students are truly global citizens from all parts of the world and many professors are also business people leading exciting and innovative projects. The sessions will be informative and participative with a final challenge.

Learn how we can inspire each other to take Responsibility, Put Ideas + Values together to Make Things Happen despite circumstances & Dream BIG!


Dicover your ideal career path!

With a wide variety of options available, it can be tough to narrow down what academic field you want to study, so do not worry, we have made it easier for you.

We will offer you a series of workshops ranging on various areas of interest, in order for you to gain insight that will help you make an informed decision about your future.

In this phase, ALL participants will have a chance to experience different academic possibilities and discover their ideal career path through engaging dynamic sessions.

  • Architecture & Design
  • Data Analytics & Artificial Intelligence
  • Business & Entrepreneurship
  • Global Economic Challenges
  • Marketing, Communications and Behavior
  • Law & International Relations

Why join the IEU Pre-College Programs?

Any questions? We are here to help you!