Make it, use it, break it, fix it…
07 September 2016 - 17 September 2016, Wroclaw (Poland)
Make it happen in the city of thousand bridges, taking an opportunity to gain everlasting memories and knowledge designed for future well – educated managers. Production and managing – that’s what this course is about! Create solutions and real objects, so you can…
Use it to have an awesome time and become a material the employers look for. Take the knowledge you gain and apply the ideas you come up with, exploit what you create until you…
Break some stuff and make it the most satisfying part. Break your problems down to a simple form, too. And also, break your dignity a bit partying with the Poles. And then learn how to…
Fix it all. Solve any issues on the way. After all, you’ve got what it takes. You’re a manager/director. Badass, in general. Or at least you will be, after our course. Get to know what you should about managing, production so that nothing can surprise you.
Let us introduce you to production systems, research tools essential in facilities and other ways that let companies run. All of this served in the surrounding of an exciting city currently bearing the title of European Capital of Culture 2016 and the walls of one of the best Technical Universities in Poland – with the awesomest people and caring organizers!
Dear Reader, at this point you should already feel that you can’t help applying to this event. This, yiss, aw yiss. See that cute lil’ apply button up there? Hangin’ there, helpless… Click it. Click it!
You’re simply the TASTE!
01 September 2016 - 11 September 2016, Valladolid (Spain)
Did you know that apples are better than caffeine to keep you awake in the morning?
Did you know that with two forks and an electric current, a pickle can light up?
Did you know that bananas, apples and potatoes all have the same taste? The only difference between them is their scent!
Did you know that peanuts are not nuts but legumes?
If you are interested in discovering more facts about nourishment, if you are that kind of person who worries about the origin of the food we ingest every day or if you are a gastronomy lover and you haven’t tasted the Spanish one yet… THIS COURSE IS MADE FOR YOU.
We are proud to invite you to the amazing city of Valladolid, the city of baby lamb and the best wine region par excellence. Here you will learn how arable land is worked from the primary sector, passing through the process that is carried out in the food industry, ending with the tertiary sector of commerce and distribution. You will have the chance to see the facilities used and the requirements that have to be fulfilled to be able to hit the market. Besides, you will discover when the best time to gather grapes is, how grape harvest is still made in a traditional way or how big enterprises process and bottle the wine.
But that is not everything, you will be able to enjoy tourism in Spain, with its sunny and warm days, our big and famous parties, our tradition and our tourist points like Campo Grande, Plaza Mayor, Plaza España, la Academia de Caballería, la Catedral…
Local BEST Group Valladolid is waiting for you with open arms so you can enjoy this amazing experience, where you will acquire technical knowledge about food industry and experiences with students from across Europe.
Don’t wait to be told incredible stories of the amazing Spanish spirit, just come and discover it with your own eyes. Send us your motivation letter, be original, funny and make us choose you for this awesome course. Don’t waste this big chance to discover EVERYTHING about Spanish gastronomy. It doesn’t matter your specialism, this course is FOR YOU.
Do you want to know how heaven taste looks like?
The Northern Project
08 October 2016 - 17 October 2016, Trondheim (Norway)
Do you want to learn how YOU can be the perfect project leader?
Do you like to work together in teams to reach a common goal?
Planning, control, design, development, analysis, execution, evaluation -these are all factors that need to be in place to make a project work. But who will do it? Who will make sure the project reaches its goals?
Demand for professionals who have learned project management is increasing in all sectors in society. No matter the size of the project, proper project management is necessary to make it succesful.
This course in Trondheim in Norway will teach you the best of project management from professors in the field, and also with inspiration from the Scandinavian working culture. Practice your skills through team work and exciting activities, while at the same time experiencing the incredible Norwegian culture, history and nature! And you will get to do this with awesome new BEST friends from all over Europe!
Get excited for the BEST time of your life in wild and beautiful Norway!
An electron walks into a bar…
09 October 2016 - 16 October 2016, Sofia (Bulgaria)
Electronics or electrical engineering is amazingly wide and rich topic, that one can devote it’s lifetime to and still not be able to grasp all it’s aspects. From the microscopic chips in your phone, to the megawatt motor drives, the art of electronics sustains our everyday life as we know it.
House of Stars: an epic journey around our home
04 October 2016 - 12 October 2016, Rome (Italy)
Have you ever looked at the sky wondering what secrets it hides?
Do you remember when you were saying that you want to become an astronaut ?
Now we offer you the chance to understand all of this, and much more
We’ll give you a ticket for an epic journey around our home, our own galaxy: the Milky Way!
We will also give some basic knowledge of rocket science, space systems and how the human body reacts in the space environment… how awesome is that?
All of this, within the frame of the nightsky of the ETERNAL CITY of ROME!
You’ll spend 9 days in the craddle of European civilization hosted by the University that contributed in the design and development of VEGA Launcher used by ESA on many missions.
Be part of the rise of manager
23 October 2016 - 30 October 2016, Nancy (France)
Do you want to know how to manage a project properly ?
Do you want to understand how people works ? How you can make them work together toward the same purpose ?
Do you want to know more about motivation, persuasion and what are the 21st century skills ?
Then you definitely have to come and surf on the wave of the 21st century (the manager’s revolution)
Ready, Steady, Start-UP!
06 September 2016 - 13 September 2016, Maribor (Slovenia)
Are you ready? Than you better get Steady! Because it’s time to Start UP!
Do you have an awesome idea for you own startup, but you don’t know how to start?
Here you will get knowledge and tools to turn your idea into reality! We will learn how to select the problem area, analyze the context and define a problem statement. Beside that, you will be able to hear real-life examples about creating startup.
All you need is a positive attitude and willingness to put all your energy into a building a new company.
Don’t miss the amazing chance to be a part of our BEST course! Experience our crazy spirit, Slovenian culture and at the end become a little unique expert on this thematic field!
Welcome to the Business C(o)alifornia!
13 September 2016 - 24 September 2016, Kraków (Poland)
Have you ever noticed that renewable resources have become incredibly popular? Everyone’s making song and dance about being green, recycling, installing solar panels and getting really deep into the topic of eco-friendly technologies – which is an absolutely creditable thing to do! Green energy is definitely the power of the future. But don’t you think that we slowly forget about good old coal and crude oil? We owe them too much for this to happen and it’s still a developable scientific field!
In Poland coal is still “in vogue”, even though in Kraków coal furnances have been banned lately. Our country is also the main coal manufacturer in the whole EU. We strongly believe it’s still a long way to go before we leave fossil fuels in favour of renewable resources.
Join us this September to learn more about power engineering, upgrade your soft skills and gain multicultural experience! Make this autumn the BEST adventure of your lifetime and come back home full of energy & new abilities. Don’t hesitate – follow our motto:
Black is back!
Kraków is waiting for you!
Be an Engineer with a Gadgeteer!
09 October 2016 - 15 October 2016, Kaunas (Lithuania)
Have you ever wondered how internet of things or smart devices are built? Well, you may wonder no more! Come to visit us in Lithuania and learn how they’re made! You’re not sure if you can build one by yourself? Believe me. During your visit in Kaunas skilled professors will teach you how to use Microsoft Gadgeteer and how to work with its components. But wait, there’s more! It’s also an unique opportunity to visit amazing city of Kaunas and get to know Lithuanian traditions. So pack your bags, take vacations and see YOU in Kaunas!
Home GREEN Home: Build the Future!
02 September 2016 - 11 September 2016, Izmir (Turkey)
Have your ever dreamt about changing the world through building future buildings?
Do you have any environmentalist ideas to make our world better?
If you haven’t made any plans for this autumn, BEST Izmir is here for you! And if you did, we have even a better one! During the unforgettable course, you’ll learn about the importance of smart houses in modern world, renewable energy methods and their applications in designing low-energy buildings.Also you will have a chance to meet with real professionals and get information face to face via company visits.
One final thing! Get ready for an AMAZING social program, crazy parties and new dimensions of your autumn to spend the BEST time of your life! Do not hesitate, don’t miss this perfect opportunity in the PEARL OF AEGEAN!
Does this all sound good, but you have school during our course? Still, no problem! Because we’ll send your school an official invite and you will be free Sssh, don’t tell them about all the partying and having fun, we don’t write those on the invitation letter 😉
What are you still waiting for!? APPLY!
ICAMES – International Cultural and Academic Meeting of Engineering Students
05 May 2016 - 11 May 2016, Istanbul (Turkey)
ICAMES (International Cultural and Academic Meeting of Engineering Students) which is held annually by the Engineering Society of Bogazici University in Turkey is getting started for the 22nd time.
This is a world-wide engineering project competition. The only prerequisite for a project to participate is that it should deal with engineering techniques and of course must be prepared by undergraduate students.
All the expenses of the participants are covered by the Organization Committee of ICAMES 2016 including food, accommodation, entertainment etc. except the travel expenses.
Your speech, your rules!
16 September 2016 - 23 September 2016, Isparta (Turkey)
Are you interested in doing something with the amazing Spartan people? Do you want to solve the mystery of those glorious warriors? Then you are probably not at the right place 😀 But, if you are interested we have a lot of special things for you from the lovely Isparta people..
This autumn we are going to rock your life for a while and share unforgettable moments with you. We are waiting for you!!
You are probably asking right now, what are we talking about.
So have you ever heard about a survey that says that people are afraid of public speaking, even more than death? Have you ever felt uncomfortable in front of people or during your presentation? Have you ever thought how awesome it would be being brave on stage? Now its time to find the answers of all these questions.
Apply and join us in this journey to find awesome skills inside you and improve them!
Virtuality: Explore beyond the real
02 October 2016 - 10 October 2016, Helsinki (Finland)
The course on virtual and augmented reality will be organized in the campus area of the famous multidisciplinary Aalto University of Helsinki, where science and art meet technology and business. We will focus on the applications of AR/VR technology, but we will also briefly go deeper in how the technology (for an example tracking software) works.
The course will include valuable education, company visits and networking not forgetting the fun: you also get to explore our campus life, the Helsinki city, have wild parties and maybe even spot the northern lights. Our weekend adventure and our famous sauna crawling will welcome you to the the land of a thousand lakes (187,888, to be precise) and two million saunas. So what are you waiting for? Apply now to educate yourself on the most exiting technology of the decade, enjoy a sip of Minttu, relax in real Finnish wooden sauna and dip into the lake naked!
In Rust We Trust
23 September 2016 - 02 October 2016, Gdansk (Poland)
Cast your mind back to the childhood. Try to recall these days when every single morning you could become a completely different person. What was your most frequent fantasy when imagination was the only limit? Becoming an actor, a fireman? Maybe a SUPERHERO? Sounds good and familiar? Great! If you want to be a real superhero and feel that way once again – Gdansk is the BEST place for someone like you.
The world has a serious problem which you can help us solve. Corrosion! That is the enemy who destroys cities, the enemy that can turn a billion dollar helicarrier into dust!
The time has come. Take up the challenge and stop him! To do that we need your help!
First step is to get to know the opponent. And there is no better way than to participate in Autumn Course in Gdansk! For 10 days you and 20 other Superstudents from whole Europe will gather knowledge to face up this challenge. You will take part in thrilling lectures, field trips and laboratory classes. All to prepare you for the final battle with this seemingly invincible enemy!
But hey! Even Tony Stark was not able to defeat Ultron alone. That is why you need a team! But team is not a group of random people. There is a secret that gives Avengers an advantage over any other group of Villains- the power of Friendship! Even the Avengers started to lose when they quarrel. Without friendship there is no team. That’s why you can expect a lot of attractions to get to know famous Polish hospitality and culture as well as BEST traditions. You will participate in Weekend Trip, City Rally, Cantus, various parties, sightseeing and many more – everything just to make your leisure time here in Gdansk exceptional.
IN RUST WE TRUST, tackles one of the most challenging villains of our times. The danger is significant and we need your help. Do you want to be one of the Avengers?! Come to our Autumn Course and become a SUPERHERO!
RAPTOR – Roam Around the Potential and Threats Of Reorganization
16 October 2016 - 22 October 2016, Paris (France)
Digital transformation : new technologies have drastically changed the way companies interact with their environment and thus need to adapt themselves.
Want to investigate the ins and outs of this revolution in the splendid setting of Paris ?
Come to our BEST course this october and find out how to have a real impact over the structure of your company, and save the day when the time comes !
Get involved in plenty of different key topics : HR, IT, company organization, and many more !
Meet renowned consulting companies ; live crazy parties ; discover the french culture, food and drinks !
So what are you waiting for ?! Apply to this BEST course and come to the romantic city of Paris to enjoy the true BEST spirit of LBG ENSTA !
SUSTAIN my heart, baby let me GROW!
28 August 2016 - 04 September 2016, Budapest (Hungary)
Are you concerned about the environment and the pollution we face nowadays?
Do you want an insight into the future of sustainable development?
Would you like to know what Hungary has to tell you about the electrical transportation industry?
Are you curious about what can be done for sustainability in an awesome city like Budapest?
Are you feeling hyped?
Then hop on your bike, take your pump trolley and catch our electricity driven train departing on the 28th of August! Join our journey to explore humanity’s chances of long-term survival with your companions from all around the continent. Make sure you don’t miss this chance to make new friends in just one week! Our organisers will guide you through several aspects of nature-friendly technological development! Finish your summer with the greatest no-waste-producing parties (we’ll do the cleanups) in Budapest, laying in the cradle of Carpathians in the heart of Europe.
Experience our capital to its fullest! Taste palinka! Try our delicious traditional dishes, visit the Hungarian Parliament Building and the siamese twin cities of Buda and Pest.
It’s raining men in Brussels
14 October 2016 - 23 October 2016, Brussels (Belgium)
Are you ready to get wet ? Rain is a part of Belgium so we decided to do a course only about it ! So get ready to speak about water all day, all night!
More specifically, we will speak about the origin of water, his quality, water in our daily live. We will learn biological and chemical aspects. Then we will discuss how to modelize it.
But it won’t only be about water, food and beers have a special place in our heart too ! Chocolate, spéculoos, waffles, fries and so much more… I hope you’re hungry because you’re gonna try all these awesome Belgian specialities !
Get ready for the BEST course in Brussels, we’re waiting for you.
Build a bridge, get over it!
11 September 2016 - 19 September 2016, Brussels (Belgium)
Want to know how the Golden Gate bridge was built or why the viaduct of Vilvoorde does not collapse under its own weight?
Have you ever wondered if you can build a bridge out of waffles?
Come to Brussels and find out!
Visit the capital of Europe, taste our Belgian traditions, and become part of the BEST Brussels experience!
See you on the 12th of September for the most amazing days of your life.
Learn to Fly v3.0
18 September 2016 - 25 September 2016, Brasov (Romania)
Have you ever dreamt about seeing the land from the sky, feeling the wind blowing in your hair? What about the feeling of freedom of both body and mind? Have you ever wanted to fly but you didn`t have the opportunity to do so? Now`s your chance! How do you feel about exploring the wonderful land of Transylvania?
This autumn we are organising the perfect event only for you – one week to paraglide!
Between the beautiful hills near Miercurea Ciuc you will have the chance to learn the secrets of paragliding. The BEST instructors, from the BEST paragliding school in Romania, will offer you theoretical and practical information.
What is this event about? In the week between 18th to 25th of September 2016 you will have the chance to attend courses on paragliding at Paramania Paragliding School in Brasov, Romania. In the beginning you will learn about aerodynamics, flying equipment, how to control the paraglide, and… you will have the first tandem flight! Exactly! All these from the first day!
Then, you will learn about security and safety in flying, and how to prevent the emergency situations and you will have about 8-10 individual flights. Already sounding good? Wait for it…….
During the next 5 days you will be introduced more and more into the art of paragliding! More and more flights on your own and day by day the altitude will increase! But what if I tell you that you will fly on your own up to 150 meters high? And that after all these days you will be able to make turns at 90 and 180 degrees. You will learn the most interesting secrets of paragliding, you`re gonna be the master of winds and you will be able to prove this, because you`re gonna get a certificate at the end of it. Of course, experienced instructors will supervise you and help you in any situation.
Besides all these exciting flights, you`re gonna have an amazing time with 9 other students from all over Europe and the coolest organisers from BEST Brasov! There is no better way to spend your autumn, right? So… what are you waiting for? The BEST autumns happen in Brasov! Watch the movie, apply, come and Learn to Fly with us!
Welcome to SMARTcelona!
9 September 2016 - 17 September 2016, Barcelona (Spain)
Do you want to get involved in the future of your city? Do you have innovative ideas for making our lives better?
Welcome on board this course where you will discover how urban lives will change in the upcoming years.
Join us and learn about it in Barcelona!
The tools for the future development of the cities of the world will be in your hands. How are experts proposing and implementing changes on public infrastructure (such as smart electrical grids and efficient public transport networks) to make cities more efficient? What is the technology behind the reduction of the energetic impact of our buildings? How is it even possible to have zero-energy buildings? How will we overcome the ever-growing air pollution?
We are looking for open-minded, talented heroes who create the city models that will improve our living standards in the short-, medium- and even long-term. If you feel like you could be this hero who is always seeking for and proposing new ideas, don’t hesitate to start writing away your Motivation Letter!
We want to give you the opportunity to learn about all of it in the BEST possible way! You will have the chance to live Barcelona, meet lots of people and share culture, traditions, music and games to make this trip unforgettable!
Don’t be shy, just apply!