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How to Apply to Oxford Summer Courses Summer School: A Step-by-Step Guide

Introduction: Each year, Oxford Summer Courses receives thousands of applications from students worldwide who are eager to embark on an exciting learning experience with us during our summer programme. To help make the application process seamless, we have prepared a step-by-step guide that outlines the necessary information and actions needed to apply to our summer courses. Whether you have questions about how to apply or need assistance with the application form, we are here to help you.

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Step 1:

Choose your course: With over 40 academic summer courses available for students aged 9 to 24, we offer a wide range of subjects in two stunning locations, Oxford and Cambridge. Visit our website to explore the courses available, filter them by availability, year, age, and location. Then find the perfect fit for your interests.

If you find yourself torn between two subjects or multiple locations, do not worry! Our summer school application form allows you to extend your stay and study an additional subject or choose a different location. Simply make a note of the courses that interest you and save them for later.

Step 2:

Access the application form: Once you have an idea of the course you want to study, accessing the application form is straightforward. You can either click on the prominent orange "APPLY" button in the upper right corner of our website or copy and paste the following link into your browser: https://oxfordsummercourses.com/apply.

Step 3:

Complete Section 1: Section 1 of the summer school application form requires essential information about you and the course you wish to apply for. The information we need includes your date of birth, chosen subject, preferred location, and accommodation option. Based on this information, we will provide you with a list of available dates for your summer course.

Step 4:

Complete Section 2: In Section 2, you will provide personal details such as your first name, last name, email address, contact number, and current school/college/university. Additionally, you will need to write a short statement about yourself, expressing your interest in our summer school and your chosen subject. There are no right or wrong answers to this question; it is an opportunity for you to share your unique experiences and reasons for wanting to study at Oxford Summer Courses.

If you need inspiration for your statement, consider highlighting experiences in small, interactive classes, your passion for a particular subject, your eagerness to learn, your desire to explore UK university life, or your interest in learning from expert tutors.

Step 5:

Optional: Complete Section 3: If you wish to extend your learning period with us by studying another subject or exploring a different location, Section 3 allows you to select additional summer courses that align with your interests. Simply choose the option that suits you best, and we will take care of the rest.

Step 6:

Review and submit: Before submitting your application, carefully review all the information you have entered, ensuring accuracy, especially in your contact details. Take a moment to read through our Terms & Conditions, course rules, and Privacy Policy, and confirm your acknowledgment by checking the respective box.

Once you are satisfied with your summer school application, click the "Submit Application" button. Our Oxford Summer Courses' admissions team will then review your application and contact you with the outcome using the details you have provided.

If your application is successful, you will receive further information on how to secure your place at Oxford Summer Courses by making a deposit. Additionally, we will be available to address any queries you may have regarding the course, travel, accommodation, or any other aspects to ensure you have a smooth transition into our summer school.


Applying to Oxford Summer Courses is a straightforward and accessible process that opens doors to exciting learning opportunities. By following our step-by-step guide, you can confidently navigate the application process and increase your chances of joining us for an unforgettable summer learning experience. Remember, we value diversity and consider applications from students with various backgrounds and interests. Apply now and embark on a transformative journey with Oxford Summer Courses!


Ready to embark on your academic journey? Apply now to Oxford Summer Courses summer school and join a community of motivated learners from around the world. Apply here.

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Learn how to apply to Oxford Summer Courses Summer School with our step-by-step guide. Choose your course, access the application form, complete the sections, and review before submitting. Increase your chances of joining us for an unforgettable summer learning experience.

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