As a public university, the UGA works to serve the needs of a diverse array of learners. In addition to its traditional degree programs, we work with local and international partners to provide access to UGA expertise via short and tailored programs.

Current Summer and Short Programs


Mountains in a Changing World, Grenoble
June 22-July 10, 2020

This program offers a rich, interdisciplinary view of Alpine history, culture, and environment, taught in the heart of the Alps.
Applications are open from November 2019 through March 2020.

Certificate in International Tourism Management
This one-semester certificate program, which offers hands-on training in tourism, marketing, and hospitality, is offered at the UGA's beautiful Valence campus.

E3 French Alps Program
May 11-July 31, 2020

This partnership with the University of Alberta offers different combinations between academic coursework, a work placement or internship experience, and French language and culture.
Application deadlines: November 7, 2019 for the program with internship, January 29, 2020 for the coursework only program

3S-Science Summer School
June 2-July 10, 2020

This program, open to students from the UGA and from all around the world, offers modules in immunology, biotechnology, synthetic biology, and tailored French language and culture courses.

Integrating Clinical Knowledge in the Development of New Medical Devices
July 2-12, 2019
Combining technical knowledge, immersion in a hospital environment, and contact with professionals from industry, this innovative program provides the latest information on the life cycle of a medical device.

Improve your French
The CUEF de Grenoble, the UGA's center for French as a foreign language, offers a variety of programs at all levels throughout the calendar year.