CENIDE Nano Summer Program

General Information


The fee for the seven-week CENIDE Nano Summer Program is €3,000. This includes:

The participants will be given payment instructions following acceptance to the program.


A limited number of scholarships will be awarded to exceptional applicants to cover one half of the program fee (€1,500). Students who would like to be considered for a scholarship should indicate this in the cover letter of their application. Scholarship recipients will be selected by the Program Committee.

Academic Credit:

Each participant will receive a transcript of records recommending up to 10 ECTS credit points for completion of the program (2 ECTS credit points for language and culture, 2 ECTS credit points for lectures, 5 ECTS credit points for research project, 1 ECTS credit point for industry). The participants themselves are responsible for arranging the transfer of credits to their home institution.


Please consult the following table to see whether you will need a visa to enter Germany:

Traveling to Duisburg and Essen:

Duisburg and Essen are only a short train ride away from the major international airport in Düsseldorf and are also well connected to Frankfurt airport (1.5 hour train ride). Further information regarding traveling:

Further Information:

The UDE has established an Online Service Point with helpful information for international guests:
Welcome Services of the UDE




€3,000 (incl. accommodation, etc.)


Scholarships of €1,500 are available.

Academic Credit:

10 ECTS credit points