Application deadline: 23:59 UTC, Sunday 24 May, 2020. There will be no deadline extension, so be sure to apply on time ;-) Check out the preview of the application form to see what information is needed for your application. Some years we received up to 300 applications. Given that we accept 30 participants, this makes for an acceptance rate of less than 10%. Candidates will be selected on the basis of their motivation and profile.

We received 162 applications. Applications have been reviewed, notifications of acceptance/waiting list/rejection have been sent on Friday 12 June, 2020. Deadline for confirmation is 23:59 UTC, Friday 19 June, 2020.

If you missed the deadline, write to to be put on the announcement list for next year.

Participation is for free, i.e. no fee is charged! Accommodation in the student residence comes at no costs for participants. We are trying to arrange financial coverage for food expenses too, but this may not work. Participants however should take care of travel expenses by themselves.


You are supposed to know the basics of Python and git to participate in the lectures!

Go through the introductory material and verify that you know what is in there!


Be sure to read the FAQ before applying.