INSEAD the business school for the world




Summer@INSEAD provides a unique opportunity for talented high-school students to widen and enhance their academic pursuits, as well as to meet other students from around the world with similar aspirations and abilities.

The programme features an intensive academic curriculum, company visits, talks with business leaders and entrepreneurs, as well as numerous cultural, outdoor teambuilding and other social activities.

Through this wealth of activities, Summer@INSEAD provides students with a unique and transformative experience not just an incremental gain in factual business knowledge and skills, but also a positive change in themselves, in their own capabilities to think critically and creatively.

Based on the INSEAD Fontainebleau campus (France), the programme is directed by INSEAD professor Adrian Johnson, and taught by INSEAD faculty. Professors are assisted by talented university graduates with expertise in business and with working experience with high school students. Their role is to mentor students and facilitate the extracurricular activities. A team of educational professionals further ensures that all academic and extra-curricular aspects of the programme are tightly integrated and that students are adequately supervised at all times.

Read more about Summer@INSEAD 2016 on the Student Blog



"Summer@INSEAD has been one of the most unique and unforgettable moments of my life. I’ve created long lasting bonds with people from around the world. I was able to apply my critical opinion in class, as well as think outside the box thanks to the many professors that I have had the chance to learn from.”



"Working within an international team is the best thing that I have ever experienced. The people in my group were very cooperative and amazing. We all shared ideas about many different things and we divided the work equally which made us feel satisfied and happy with our work results.”