Postgraduate Trips 2019 – Karlsruhe, Germany

Our 2019 postgraduate trip to Germany is taking place again in June 2019!

30 places are available to postgraduate students across Business, Law and Social Sciences by application only. Students will pay £200, which will cover flights, accommodation, local transportation and visiting fees. You will also receive a Faculty cap and bag!

Applications open: 01/04/19

Applications close: 10/04/19

Interviews: 02/05/19

Outcome of application and interview will be shared via BCU email. Please monitor your mailbox and ensure you are able to attend an interview on Thursday 2 May.

All successful students are responsible for arranging their own visa (if required). Failure to obtain a visa in a timely manner could result in withdrawal from the trip.


BLSS PG Study Trip: Frankfurt & Karlsruhe, Germany



08/06/2019 (Saturday)

Depart Birmingham International Airport, arrive into Frankfurt and travel on to Karlsruhe

09/06/2019 (Sunday)

Cultural Trip to Heidelberg

10/06/2019 (Monday)

Coach trip to Strasbourg for visit to Council of Europe and European Parliament

11/06/2019 (Tuesday)

Culture and Identity

12/06/2019 (Wednesday)

Modern Slavery and visit to Refugee Centre

13/06/2019 (Thursday)

Free day, return to Birmingham from 16:00

*itinerary and activities may be subject to some slight amendments


To apply, please fill in the form below before Wednesday 10 April. Applications made after this date will not be considered. 

The data you provide in this form will only be used for the purpose of processing your application, and will be deleted once the trip has finished. 

For more information, please contact:

Helen Southall

Academic Coordinator for International Student Mobility & Support

0121 300 4379


* Date of Birth
* Gender
* Do you have any special dietary, mobility or medical requirements?
* Do you have any current or past disabilities or infirmities, physical or mental?
* Do you need a VISA?
* Are you available and able to commit to travel on proposed dates? (Saturday 8th – Thursday 13th June 2019)?
* I understand that I am required to attend an interview to join this trip on Thursday 2nd May
* I understand that I must pay a contribution of £200 towards the trip
* I understand that full payment must be received not later than 07/06/2019, with £100 deposit to be paid by 10/05/2019
* I understand that if you are successful in your application/ interview and selected for the final group but withdraw from the trip at a later date, the University will return your contribution after deducting the total of any non-refundable bookings that the University may have already incurred
* I have read and accept the Terms & Conditions below

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