Dear fellow changemakers,


we would like to draw your attention to our two award winning Summer Universities 2023 – which will again take place in Vienna!


Our academic programs are offered to students and professionals, who want to gain unique benefits and knowledge for their future career in the field of sustainability:


Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) – 17 July to 4 August, 2023 | 5 ECTS

The AEMS Summer University focuses on alternatives to the economic status quo and unstable financial systems and is open to students and professionals from all fields. Participants learn why a drastic system change is necessary to stabilize the world climate at 1.5°C and learn about available alternatives.

Application deadline for scholarships: April 30th, 2023

Early Bird: Apply until the 15th of March, 2023 and save EUR 200,-!*

Apply here!



Green.Building.Solutions. (GBS) – 15 July to 6 August, 2023 | 7 ECTS

As a Master-level program, the GBS Summer University invites students of architecture, construction, engineering and similar fields to deepen their knowledge in sustainable architecture, ecological design, passive house planning and new energy technologies, and to incorporate the gained knowledge in a multicultural and interdisciplinary group design project.

Application deadline for scholarships AND to receive the 7 ECTS: April 3rd, 2023

Early Bird: Apply until the 15th of March, 2023 and save EUR 200,-!*

Apply here!

General application deadline (both programs): June 30, 2023

Free accommodation
for the entire duration of the summer programs plus one extra week free of charge for your individual time to make the best out of your time in Vienna! – All GBS students will stay in a passive house guesthouse of OeAD student housing in Vienna.

Website: https://www.oeadstudenthousing.at/en/summer-universities/, folders attached!

On March 7th, 14:00 CET we are hosting a Virtual Open House Session to clarify any open questions applicants may have. Interested students can register here!

We look forward to receiving applications from all over the world and would highly appreciate if you share this information with your students, colleagues and friends!

Thank you and best wishes,

EMS & GBS Team

* Early Bird fee is only valid for regular participation fee!


OeAD student housing is a well-known non-profit organization based in Vienna, Austria, offering sustainable student housing, and we are on a mission: to empower people with knowledge in the ongoing fight against climate change. We know people need to come together on the global scale and make the necessary changes to existing systems, so that we all can have better lives within the ecological boundaries of our planet. Website: oeadstudenthousing.at

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