Summer Program

Summer Program 2017: The Program

The Dakar Institute Summer Program 2017 will offer two summer sessions, Session I dedicated to internships and Session II offering a choice between courses and internships. Each session will be preceded by an orientation that will inform students about the basics of living and studying in Dakar. Please check for dates, deadlines, tuition, expenses, and course information.


Session I (5 weeks)
• Arrival: May 10th
• Orientation: May 11th and 12th
• Start of classes: May 15th
• End of classes: June 15th
Session II (5 weeks)
• Arrival: June 28th
• Orientation: June 29th and 30th
• Start of classes: July 3rd
• End of classes: August 3rd
Application Deadline

March 31st 

April 15th

Deposit Deadline

Two weeks after application

Early Bird Deadline (for application and deposit)

January 31st

Full Payment/Passport Info Deadline

May 31st