Please note: applications for 2020 are not yet open. To be updated on the 2020 schedule, please sign up to our mailing list. For all other inquiries, contact

• Applicants should complete all sections of the application form and submit it to the Summer School office. Completed application forms should reach the Summer School office by 1 May 2020. The availability of places on all courses or accommodation cannot be guaranteed after this date.

  • Essex PG students need to apply via Proficio Please contact the summer school office with all queries.• After submitting, you will receive an e-mail from the Summer School office – every effort is made to respond to applications within 48hrs, however if you have not received an e-mail response from the Essex Summer School Office after 5 working days, please contact

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General Information

Private information

The University is required to collect the following information by the Higher Education Statistical Agency.

The University of Essex is registered under the terms of the Data Protection Act to enable it to hold and process personal data about its participants. These data comprise details about admission, academic background, course registration and academic progress while at the University. They also include information collected by the University for the purposes of equal opportunities monitoring. The University will process these data for various administrative, academic and health and safety purposes. The data will be kept secure and accurate and will only be disclosed to people who have a need to know in accordance with the University’s registration under the Act.

Academic / Institution Information

Background Knowledge

Please indicate your background knowledge in the following areas, please refer to each individual course description for course requirements:




Please give details of your primary subfield and teaching interests using a few keywords

Course Selection

Maths classes run at 8:15 am every morning with other courses following from 10 am. All participants are encouraged to attend these lectures if they feel mathematically challenged.


To apply for the EITM courses running in Turin, select each course separately or to attend the full programme please choose the 0M drop down option. The application deadline for the EITM programme is 7 May 2019. To apply for courses running at WASEDA University, Japan – please opt for either the 4A or 4B choices. Please note the application deadline for this is 23rd August 2019.

EITM Programme - courses running in Turin

Session 1

Session 2

Session 3

Accommodation Requirements