Are you a Bachelor’s student interested in sustainability? Then join us for the International Summer School on Sustainability 2023!

1 week, 30 international students, 3 real-life business challenges and several experts on sustainability.

Why? Join us to learn, share, develop, and implement sustainability concepts! Besides working on real-life projects and profiting from virtual and on site sessions you will work for an industrial customer and practice working in teams to find ways of achieving their sustainability objectives. We encourage thinking outside the box and looking for realistic, application-oriented results.

By the end of the program you will have gained a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities in sustainability as well as practical skills that can be applied in your careers and personal lives.

Who? 30 international students, 1 company, 3 professors and several experts on sustainability and key skills for project management and teamwork come together to learn, experience, share, and implement sustainability concepts.

When? 26 June to 1 July 2023

Where? Work&Play: Weiden Campus of OTH Amberg-Weiden (Weiden i.d. Opf., Germany) & BHS Corrugated Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH (Weiherhammer, Germany). Accommodation in the beautiful medieval city center of Weiden, Germany.

• language: English (min. level B2 in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
• successful participation in a pre-test


No fees. Accommodation costs, all breakfasts, lunches and one dinner are also covered by the organisation

Application: (DEADLINE: 15 May 2023)

Concept and academic management: Prof. Dr. Julia Heigl, Prof. Dr. Laura Denise Fischer, Ph.D., MBA Dita Hommerová

In Cooperation with:
University of West Bohemia in Pilsen

BHS Corrugated Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH

The Competence Center Bavaria – Central and Estern Europe (KOMO)

Organisation: International Office @ OTH Amberg-Weiden

Funded by the Bavarian-Czech Academic Agency (

If you have any questions, please contact:

Organising Team

International Summer School on Sustainability 2023

OTH Amberg-Weiden


Kind regards,

Magda Mazurek

Student Assistant
Bavarian Academic Center for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe
Universitaetsstrasse 31
D-93053 Regensburg
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