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Here’s an amazing opportunity to enrol in summer programmes at the renowned Oxford and Cambridge universities. Courses here are designed for bilingual students or those with an advanced knowledge of the English language. If you’re an advanced English speaker, take advantage of this programme and get a feel for student life in these world-class university towns.

Choose from a variety of academic topics to focus on, which are all taught at a high level. You’ll be tutored in engaging lessons taught by acclaimed professors and students from the universities of Oxford and Cambridge. Participants who attend these courses come from diverse backgrounds to attend a programme that is guaranteed to be first-rate!

You’ll choose two topics to study for every two-week session that you enrol in. Class sizes range from 1 – 8 students, guaranteeing a personalised experience. Select from courses that include International Business Management, International Relations, Politics, Psychology, Great British Poetry and History of Art, to name a few.
Make sure you contact us to get the full list of available courses.

In addition to these courses, you’ll attend two seminars on different topics of your choice, such as journalism and film production. One Master Class is also included in the programme, which focuses on improving your abilities to debate, negotiate and develop critical thinking. And if that’s not enough, you’ll also have the option to take an SAT or IELTS preparation course!

To top it all off, there are different activities and guided excursions organised throughout your stay. Free time is also scheduled so you can explore these beautiful towns and take advantage of the facilities at these world-class universities.

Academic Courses

You’ll select two topics to study at Oxford or Cambridge prior to your departure. Once you’ve registered for your programme, you’ll be provided with a reading list so you can begin course preparation to make the most of your time there. Four hours of lessons are dedicated to each topic per week, and each course topic runs for two weeks. Classes are small and intimate with a maximum of 8 students per class. This ensures dedicated and personalised lessons and an unparalleled quality of teaching.

If you’re looking to prepare for SAT or IELTS exams, you’ll have the option to enrol in an additional exam preparation classes, already included in the price the programme. The time taken to complete these additional classes is taken out from extra curricular activities.
Class sizes for these exam preparation courses are on average 12 students.

Workshop & Master Class

For every two-week session you enrol in, you’ll participate in two seminars on a subject of your choice. Depending on the location you choose, seminar topics include Journalism, Film Production and Music. At the end of each session, you’ll be asked to give a final presentation on the topics that you’ve covered during your course.
A Master Class is also included in the programme, where you’ll get a feel for some the renowned characteristics that have helped distinguish Oxford and Cambridge as world-class universities. Here you’ll work on improving skill sets such in debating, negotiation and critical thinking.

Activities

Take advantage of your free time to let loose and discover these charming university towns after class. You can also try your hand at traditional English sports such as cricket and croquet, or stick to more popular sports such as football, tennis and squash. Various other activities are also organised in the afternoons and evenings, upon request.

Two to three times a week, dinners are organised at restaurants in town. Small groups of students head out with supervisors to try out new foods and to meet new friends. The price of these outings is included in the cost of the programme.

Excursions/Outings

During your study abroad programme in either Oxford or Cambridge, you’ll have the chance to visit the regions surrounding these historic towns. Four trips are organised for each two two-week programme: three day trips and one half-day trip. All excursions include a guide and supervisors.

Arrivals and Departures

The school organises transfers from certain airports to the programme centres. Please have a look at the timetable for more information.

 

Transfers

Airport pick-up and transfers from:
London Heathrow (LHR) or Gatwick (LGW)
(ou Stansted (STN) for Cambridge)

Please respect the arrival/departure times
Please note that, in accordance with UK Border Control rules and regulations, children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times whilst in the airport/international station. Therefore, if your child’s flight/train departure time is booked outside of standard transfer times, Out Of Hours Transfer fees will apply. Students cannot wait by themselves.

Schedule

Arrivals Sundays:
Departures Saturdays:
10:00 - 20:00
*Attention*
- These are landing and take-off times!

Sample Timetable

Period Activity
Morning English courses
Afternoon Activities (optional) : punting, museum, university visits
Evening Entertainment, debates
The information above is for example purposes only.