Solvay Summer School is a unique experience designed by students for students. The program is targeting international talents who want to improve and acquire specific knowledge from internationally renowned professors. The summer school is a right mix between experience, learning and fun. Indeed, the participants will have the pleasure to learn while networking and   discovering the heart of Europe and other major cities in Belgium.


Our vision is to be the best student-led summer in Europe. We strive to achieve this statement by continuously improving our program, the professor’s catalogue, the lectures, the activities and most importantly our professionalism thanks to feedbacks and experience.


This year, Solvay European Summer School is intended to equip students with the state-of-the-art knowledge and tools of the general manager operating in a European context.

They will acquire vast amounts of information and know-how about the current economic situation in Europe in an interactive way while getting a taste of what the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management is about.

Students will also get the opportunity to experience real Belgian student life and culture, because in addition to the lectures, visits and excursions are planned during the week.

Why the Solvay Summer School

The Solvay’s Summer School topic for this year is “European Challenges”. The program is divided is in common lectures and option courses which are regrouped in four main categories:


  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Finance & Accounting
  • International Business
  • Business Law


The purpose is to fully equip the participants with the state-of-the-art knowledge and tools related to their profile.


The Solvay Summer School participants will acquire precious information and know-how concerning Europe’s current economic situation while getting a taste of what the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management has to offer


The participants will not miss the opportunity to experience the real Belgian student life and culture. Thanks to the right mix between lectures and fun that we offer, various visits and city trips are offered during the entire week.

Summer School: 2017 Edition

Summer School: 2017 Edition

Août 18, 6:00 - Août 26, 9:00

Solvay Summer School
Av Franklin Roosevelt, 50
Brussels,  1050 Map

Looking for the opportunity to learn more about some of the most current challenges facing by Europe in Brussels, the heart of Europe?

Join the 11th annual Solvay Summer School on European Challenges. This Summer Programme will take place from the 18th to the 26th of August 2017.

The programme was made possible thanks to the strong involvement of a highly dedicated team assisted by volunteers from the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management.

You will develop new skills and knowledge and discover Brussels from a new perspective, the European Parliament and Bruges.
We also give you the opportunity to discover the famous city of lights, Paris, before the beginning of the Solvay Summer School.

There are different packages:
• Package 1 : 950€
• Package 2 : 620€
• Package 3 : 450€

For Packages 1 and 2: for those applying before 7 February the discount is: €150. Between 7 February and 8 May, the discount is €75.

For Package 3: for those applying before 7 February, the discount is 120€. After 8 May, the discount is: €60.

If your school is a partner institution of Solvay Business School:
For packages 1 and 2 the discount is €75.

For package 3, the discount is and €60.
Please note that this is only applicable if you apply between the 7 February and the 8 May.

These prices do not include the trip to Paris.

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Lilia Amico




Charles Robert


Alysée Spencer

Marketing Manager 

Vivian Rong

Business Coordinator 

Vincent van Loo



Momina Zahra

Volunteer Coordinator


Danielle Rubas

Program Coordinator