Theme Academic Writing
Target audience PhD Candidates
Language English


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

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.

Date and Location

Start date Monday, July 29, 2024
Venue: International House, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana

Costs and registration

The course fee is $250.00, including course, lunch, snacks and coffee/tea, and mentorship for a maximum of six months. Prospective participants will receive 20% discount ($50.00) if they register and pay their fees before 1st July 2024.

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.

Deadline: Submit your application via e-mail to the International Office before April 22, 2024


Poster Summer School Ghana 2024

Brochure Summer School Ghana 2024