Summer Engineering Academy

The Summer Engineering Academy is a great opportunity to gain first impressions of studying engineering and to learn more about a possible future career in the field of Mechanical Engineering!

Join our international team at the Summer Engineering Academy in Suzhou, China. Our Engineering Academy is five days course, compact with the unique combinations of practical and theoretical course programs in engineering as well as leisure activities. The course is aimed at secondary school students that have a passion for mathematics, physics, and technics and are between the ages of 16 and 19. 

The many exciting workshops and lectures provide great insight into the world of mechanical engineering. Lecture topics focus on the compelling subjects of mechanics, mathematics and thermodynamic and are exemplified within practical workshops. Additionally, we contribute insight into the specifics of what it will be like to study Mechanical Engineering at an international university level. The young talents also learn about future job perspectives of an engineer that holds an international profile.

Parents of the bright students are invited to listen to a separate, exclusive presentation and are welcome to ask any questions about studying, engineering or life as an international student.



Date: August 1st - 5th, 2022

Location: KIT Branch in Suzhou, China

Teaching Language: English

Target Group: Technically-inclined high school students between the ages of 16 and 19

Costs: 1,000€ (EUR) / 8,000 RMB (includes accommodation, breakfast & lunch, excursions and lectures)

Registration: The registration opens in March 2022 and stays open until May 31st, 2022.

View our flyer: Take a look here.


COVID-19 Information

We are aware of the extraordinary circumstances that may occur due to COVID-19, but we are doing everything we can to hold the Summer Engineering Academy under consideration of everyone’s safety. Should anything change due to state laws that would inhibit us to hold the Summer Engineering Academy on site, we might be switching the Summer School to an online or hybrid format on short notice.


The Experience

Watch this video from our Summer Engineering Academy 2019.

Schedule Example

Take a look at our exciting program for the Summer Engineering Academy 2021 which has been held online.

Carl Benz School, Summer Engineering Academy, Schedule

Please note that this schedule can be subject to changes.


Your contact

You can reach our helpful Summer Engineering Academy team via email at engineeringacademy∂ We are happy to help you and provide assistance with your preparations.

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Your contact

Yaxian Liu | Program Consultant

+49 (0) 721 608-47841

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