Due to some organisational issues BEST program will not take place in 2019. We hope to see you in 2020!

Welcome to BEST Summer Academy!

Our team is looking forward to welcoming you to Duisburg, Germany. The BEST program is organized by the Mercator School of Management, the business faculty of the University of Duisburg-Essen. Tuition for the five week program is only 1,500€ and may be waived for students from partner institutions. Explore our website to find out more about BEST and do not hesitate to contact the BEST team if you have any questions. We hope to see you soon!

With its special emphasis on the European single market and policy making in Europe, the BEST program provides an excellent preparation for students planning a career in international companies and organizations. Put Europe on your resume and become an expert in this highly topical field!

In a nutshell

· Courses in business, economics, and German language with special emphasis on European issues
· Taught in English
· Earn up to 9 transferable US-Credits (18 ECTS)
· Tuition may be waived for students from partner universities
· Free weekends to explore Europe

The BEST Summer Ever!

Students from 34 different universities from all over the world have participated in our BEST Summer Academy since 2001. Find out more about their impressions and feedback in our testimonial section.