Program Details

ISU Kassel offers:
  • Academic Seminars in English
  • German Language Courses on 3 levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced)
  • Culture Workshops
  • Excursions
Kassel, Germany
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:

Program Overview

Program Description:

ISU Kassel is a four week experience with academic seminars in the fields of environmental engineering and cultural studies combined with intensive German language classes and a rich cultural program. Staying with a host family provides you with the unique opportunity to gain insight and to experience German culture first hand. A rich cultural program with an optional trip to Berlin and various social and cultural activities will keep you entertained during your stay in Kassel.

ISU Kassel offers:

  • Academic Seminars taught in English
  • German Language Courses on 3 levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced)
  • Culture Workshops
  • Excursions
  • Culture & Leisure Program
  • Accomodation at a hostfamily
  • Free Public Transportation
  • Health and liability Insurance

During the 4 week program, ISU students can earn 3 ECTS-Credits per Seminar and 4 ECTS for the Language Course, for a total of up to 10 ECTS-points. Included in your fee are 2 Seminars and 1 Language Course, the accomodation at a hostfamily and the above mentioned program features. We are looking forward to meeting you!


Setting Description:
Kassel is a lively city of 200.000 in the center of Germany between Berlin, Hamburg, Frankfurt and Cologne. As one of the best known cultural centers of Germany, Kassel offers a range of 1st class museums and exhibitions - as well as splendid parks, castles, malls and many outdoor activities.
2,190 Euro early-bird fee for applications received before April: 1,990 Euro Scholarship: A limited number of program fee waiver scholarship is available. Ask us about it

Program Reviews

Overall Rating


Based on 1 Reviews

  • Not as great as it appears

    So i attended ISU Kassel this summer of 2015. Before the program I was very excited to start but I quickly realized after it had started that, I wasn't in as great a program as I had thought I was in. To be blunt about it, the entire structure of the

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    Bottom Line:No, I would not recommend this to a friend