The Amsterdam UMC together with the University of Ghana organize a highly interactive, virtual summer school on advanced academic writing, featuring international academic experts.

For whom?

The summer school will recruit 25-30 trainees from Ghana and 5-10 PhD- or Master Students at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Amsterdam, with an interest in acquiring advanced academic writing skills.


August 2-6


In all probability, due to COVID pandemic travel restrictions, students from Amsterdam will attend virtually. In general students from Ghana are expected to attend in person, but a small group of students who are unable to attend in person due to legitimate reasons may be considered for online participation.
Venue: International House, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra


The course fee is $200.00 to cover lunch, snacks and coffee/tea, local transport and mentorship for maximum of six months. Prospective participants will receive $100.00 (50%) discount if they register and pay their fees before 21th July 2021. Online participant’s course fee is 50% of the abovementioned.


Submit your application via e-mail to the International Office before June 15, 2021

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