The Festival University by Ars Electronica and JKU

22. 7. 2021 -

Next-gen technical university—a think tank and do tank for a new technical university focused on digitalization and digital transformation.

Submission Deadline: July 25, 2021!

This year, for the first time ever, the Johannes Kepler University Linz and the Ars Electronica will introduce and organize a "Festival University" program, giving 100 selected applicants from all over the world an opportunity to not only receive a grant covering almost all of the involved costs, but also a unique chance to actively take part this international summer university program. The program is part of this year’s Ars Electronica Festival at the Johannes Kepler University Linz campus.

Locations Online and in Linz, Austria
Duration 3 weeks
Program dates 08/30/2021 – 09/19/2021*
Target group Students from all disciplines 16 – 24 years
Application Deadline 07/25/2021
Language English
Study Type Festival University
Time Requirement Full-time
Credits Festival University certificate with 4,5 ECTS
Tuition Fees Free / Travel, accommodation, meals covered

* Participants can shorten the duration to two weeks if the program overlaps with the start of the fall semester.


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