Juristische Fakultät

Summer School on European Law, 2. - 6. September 2019

The Law Faculty of Würzburg, Germany welcomes law students from all over the European Union. Supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) the participants are invited to expand on their knowledge of European law.

The Summer School will take place from Monday, 2nd to Friday, 6th September 2019 at the Julius-Maximilians-University Würzburg, Germany.

As one of the international group of participants you will attend lectures on European law. They will be held in EnglishSubjects will include:

  • The European and German political system
  • Recent developments in European law
  • European intellectual property law
  • European private international law
  • European data protection law
  • European procurement law
  • European company law
  • European criminal law

You will also attend workshops on the specific areas of European law listed above.  In these workshops you will discuss the approach towards the topic in your country with your fellow students. Participants will be awarded with at least 2 ECTS points.

The finalized programm will be published here as soon as possible.

Scholarship provided by the DAAD

The Summer School is kindly supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Participants from universities within the European Union will receive reimbursement in accordance with the following list.


After having been accepted as a participant (see "Application procedure") please go to the information provided by the city of Würzburg (hotels or hostels) in order to organize your accomodation.

The application procedure consists of two stages:

1. Electronic application by 1. April 2019

In order to apply to the Summer School you must fulfill the following requirements:

  • You are a law student of a University within the European Union.
  • You have already completed at least four semesters (= two years) of your studies by September 2019.
  • You have no difficulties in following lectures in the English language.
  • You have preexisting knowledge of and/or experience in European law.
  • You state your motivation for taking part in the Summer School (motivation letter, see application form).


Applications must be submitted through the electronic application form provided below by 1. April 2019. Later applications and applications by e-mail or other means of communication will not be admitted.

2. Selection process (2-3 weeks)

After 1. April 2019 all applications will be evaluated. Since the Summer School is supported financially by the DAAD there can only be a limited amount of scholarships and participants. You will be notified about the result of your application by e-mail until mid April  2019.

The Law Faculty of Würzburg is looking forward to your application!

We are currently evaluating all applications. We will notify all applicants as soon as the selection process is finished.

Information regarding the personal data of the applicants and participants:

In order to plan and conduct this Summer School we need to collect certain personal data. By submitting your application, you give your consent to the collection of the personal data you have provided us with in accordance with Art. 6 1. 1 (a) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of 27 April 2016. This consent includes the use of photographs or videos taken during this Summer School for news articles, or alike, in print or online, or in order to promote upcoming summer or winter schools of the Würzburg Faculty of Law in the future. The consent may be revoked at any given point in time. Other personal data provided by you before and during this Summer School will be deleted after the Summer School and the administration in entails has been completed.


Representative of the JMU Würzburg:

The University is represented by its current president.
Julius-Maximilians-University Würzburg
Am Sanderring 2
97070 Würzburg

Data protection officer:

Data protection officer of the Julius-Maximilians-University Würzburg
Sanderring 2
Tel. 0931/31-0

Further information about the data collected using the website.