How to Apply

Registrations are only accepted online. The online application system allows us to understand your background, your scientific interest, and what you wish to accomplish. Make sure to upload all required documents.

In order to complete your application, you will need the following information and documents (in PDF format):

An up-to-date CV
Transcripts from Bachelor and/or Master studies (with grades)
A 1-2 page letter of motivation, highlighting your interest and prior experience in the school’s topic
2 letters of recommendation, one being from your current supervisor at your home institution (2 separate files)
Title, author list, and abstract of your poster (plain text without special characters). Posters should be A0 size. Beyond the size restriction, there are no special guidelines or layout parameters.

Selection Process

Participants will be selected based on their academic track record (CV, grades, and letters of recommendation) and their motivation to strengthen their knowledge in computational biology (letter of motivation). Applicants whose research or thesis projects at home require or are connected to modeling and simulating biological systems will be given priority.

Dresden Summer School

in Systems Biology

2019 Application Cycle

March 1 - April 20


Stay tuned for information on future events!