Summer School in Digital Humanities

Place of Study: online/on-campus

Language: English

Duration: July 31 - August 9, 2023

Outcome: 2 ECTS per week, ITMO Official Certificate

Deadline: on-campus – June 15, 2023; online – July 10, 2023

Fees: 10,000 RUB

Program description

The Summer School in Digital Humanities offers introductory workshops to anyone interested in the field. The course is designed for people wishing to start or develop their DH projects. During school, students will learn the fundamentals of programming for data analysis and visualization.

The training will include several online workshops during a one-week course, as well as lectures by invited experts in the field of data mining, data analysis, and visualization from the world’s top universities.

Who can apply?

  • Everyone with an interest in programming, humanities, and social science

What will you get?

  • ITMO’s official certificate, 2 ECTS
  • Сomprehnsive experience in interdisciplinary research on the intersection of programming and human studies 
  • Morning and evening groups depending on your time preferences
  • A DH project for your portfolio
  • Networking
  • Additional points when applying for ITMO’s Master’s programs

What do school fees include?

  • Registration and tuition
  • VR sightseeing tour of St. Petersburg
  • VR guided museum and theater tours
  • All taxes
  • VR Russian cuisine workshop

Why choose ITMO?


Camp Schedule

  • Monday – What is/are Digital Humanities?
  • Tuesday – Python Workshop 
  • Wednesday – Data Mining Workshop
  • Thursday – Data Visualization in Tableau 
  • Friday – DH Project’s Idea Pitching
  • Saturday – Project preparation
  • Sunday – Project preparation
  • Monday – Project presentation

The program includes workshops and discussions held every day from 9.00 to 11.00 or from 17.00 to 19.00 (Moscow time, GMT +3)