FAQ

The letter of intent should be no longer than one page, and should express your interest in participating in the Engelsberg Summer School in Classical Architecture. The letter should clearly describe how the course completes your current educational/professional background, and how it shall contribute to your future professional projects.

Unfortunately, we don’t offer credits. By the end of the course you will receive a certificate that proves your completion and participation in the Summer School.

Yes. We will notify all applicants if they got accepted or not.

We will notify all applicants by sending them a confirmation email with the status of their application.

Prior to your arrival we will be in touch with you. If you arrive to Stockholm by plane we will arrange transportation for you to Engelsberg. If you arrive by other means to Stockholm, we will see to book you train tickets, or other, to get to Engelsberg.

No, you will not be asked to share a room with anyone. Engelsberg ironworks provides comfortable and clean bedrooms, which you will be given one each. During the visit to Stockholm, students will be asked to share a hotel room with another student in the course (there will be no mixed rooms).

Yes, Engelsberg ironworks is equipped with Wifi.

No, the application, acceptance, accommodation and conduct of the course only concern the applicant.

No, you don’t have to bring any material for the course. We will provide you with all the work material you need for the course.

We encourage students to bring a small amount of Swedish kroner to the course. Engelsberg is a very small village but occasionally we make smaller excursions within the vicinity and some students might choose to buy an ice cream or coffee. Most places in Sweden accept credit cards, such as MasterCard and VISA.

Due to Swedish Laws we are not allowed to serve alcohol to course participants. When given the opportunity students can buy wine or beer at the store, which they can bring to meals if they prefer.

No, we don’t offer reimbursement for dropouts, unless given a valid reason.

The whole course will be conducted in English.

No, we don’t ask for a deposit.

Payment details will be sent out after successful application is confirmed and the payment is due on the 1st of June.

It is an intensive course with a full schedule and organized days in order for every student to extract as much as possible from visiting professors, assignments and practical work. There is no planned time that would provide opportunities for a day excursion on your own initiative during the period of the course.