Welcome to our Intercultural Summer Academies!

In our living and working environment more and more intercultural encounters are taking place. Hence, the ability to effectively communicate and deal with others in intercultural settings becomes a necessity. The Intercultural Summer Academies are a unique intercultural learning opportunity for students and young professionals to develop an intercultural perspective and raise awareness for otherness.
The curriculum is created in cooperation with academic experts and experienced intercultural trainers. It includes workshops and seminars on selected intercultural learning compounds.
In our Intercultural Summer Academies, participants can deepen their knowledge and enhance their intercultural competence in various fields.
Target Group
Our Intercultural Summer Academies are held in English and are open to anyone aged 18–35 with a demonstrable interest in intercultural encounters. Students can earn academic credit (ECTS).
About us
The Intercultural Summer Academies are jointly organized by InterCultur and Karlshochschule International University in cooperation with other formal and non-formal education partners since 2010.

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Upcoming Events

In the summer of 2016 we are offering more Intercultural Summer Academies for international students and young professionals.

Summer Academy on Intercultural Experience

Karlsruhe, Germany, July 17 to 28, 2017

Past Events

Apart from our Summer Academy on Intercultural Experience in Karlsruhe, Germany, that takes place anually since 2010, we had further events that took place in the past years:

Summer Academy on Sustainability from an Intercultural Perspective

Istanbul, Turkey, August 3 to 14, 2015

Summer Academy on Intercultural Awareness

Curitiba, Brazil, January 27 to February 7, 2014

Asia–Europe Cross-Cultural Summer Academy

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, August 19 to 30, 2013


InterCultur gGmbH
Friedensallee 48
22765 Hamburg
Phone: +49 40 806 02-0
Fax: +49 40 806 02 76-29

Karlshochschule International University
Karlstrasse 36–38
76133 Karlsruhe