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

For whom?

The course will recruit 25-30 trainees per year from Ghana and 5 Amsterdam UMC PhD Candidates. Trainees will be chosen from the application pool with the aim to create a diverse group with a mix of backgrounds including faculty members, postdocs, PhD students, physician postgraduates with research ambitions.


Monday, 24th July - Friday, 28th July 2023


Venue: International House, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana


The course fee is $250.00, including course, lunch, snacks and coffee/tea, and mentorship for maximum of six months. Prospective participants will receive 30% discount ($75.00) if they register and pay their fees before 1st July 2023.

The selected 5 Amsterdam UMC PhD Candidates are entitled to an expence allowance of 500 EUR per person.


For more information on the application materials and other details, please consult this brochure.

Submit your application via e-mail to the International Office before May 1, 2023