Your authentic Cambridge experience starts here
Discover the history and diversity of Cambridge with Oxford Summer Courses. Apply now for our 2023 and 2024 Cambridge Summer Schools and get an authentic experience of studying in one of the world's most prestigious academic cities. Learn from expert tutors and become part of a lively academic community. With an extensive range of Cambridge Summer Courses designed for learners aged 13-24, you can easily find a summer course that suits your academic interests and goals. Explore new subjects, improve your skills, and have an unforgettable summer experience in the stunning surroundings of one of the most historic cities in the UK.
Apply now for our 2023 Cambridge Summer School, with limited availability, or secure your place for 2024 courses. Explore new subjects, improve your skills, and have an unforgettable summer experience in the historic surroundings of one of the proudest cities in the world. Immerse yourself in a new academic community, stand out to potential employers and higher education providers, and take a step towards a bright future.
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Visiting Westminster in London is a must-see for anyone interested in the city's rich history and iconic landmarks. This historic district is located in the heart of London and boasts several of the city's most famous attractions, including the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, and Buckingham Palace.
The British Museum, located in the heart of London, is one of the world's most renowned museums, housing a vast and diverse collection of over 8 million historical artefacts from all corners of the globe. Founded in 1753, the museum covers over 2 million years of human history, from ancient civilisations to modern times.
Visiting Canterbury is a journey back in time to the heart of medieval England. The charming city boasts a rich history and stunning architecture, including the iconic Canterbury Cathedral, which has been a place of worship for over 1,400 years. Visitors can also immerse themselves in the world of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and even try on clothing from the era for a truly authentic experience.
Greenwich is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in history, science, or exploration. The Royal Observatory offers a fascinating glimpse into the history of space, time, and navigation, while the Cutty Sark provides a unique opportunity to step aboard a historic tea clipper from the 19th century. At the National Maritime Museum, visitors can uncover stories about how the modern world was shaped by centuries of seafaring exploration.
Visiting Warwick Castle is an opportunity to explore the rich history of this magnificent medieval fortress. It dates back to the 11th century and has played a significant role in English history. Students can explore the castle's impressive collection of buildings and exhibitions, as well as witness jousting tournaments, falconry displays, and other live shows.
Tower of London
The Tower of London is a historic castle and fortress that has served as a royal palace, prison, and even a zoo over the centuries. Visitors can explore its impressive collection of buildings and exhibitions, including the iconic White Tower, the Crown Jewels, and the medieval palace. They can also learn about the infamous prisoners who were held in the tower over the centuries, including Anne Boleyn and Guy Fawkes.
Visiting Portsmouth offers an opportunity to explore the rich maritime history of the UK. The city has played a significant role in the country's naval history, and students can learn about this at the historic dockyard, which is home to several iconic ships. They can also explore the Mary Rose Museum, which houses the remains of Henry VIII's flagship, and the National Museum of the Royal Navy.
Immerse yourself in a diverse community of international students by joining the Cambridge summer school with Oxford Summer Courses. Attend practical lessons, embark on fantastic field trips, and enjoy a busy academic and social calendar. Explore local attractions such as museums on guided tours and the iconic Corpus Clock, unwind with tranquil afternoons punting on the River Cam, and engage in student traditions such as debating. Discover our available summer courses in Cambridge today and get ready for an authentic Cambridge experience.
Stay in Cambridge
Staying in Cambridge as an Oxford Summer Courses student is an unforgettable experience. This renowned academic city is steeped in history and culture, with stunning architecture and landmarks at every turn. But it's not just about academics - Cambridge is also a vibrant and welcoming community, with a lively student culture and a bustling arts and entertainment scene. Whether you're exploring the city's rich heritage, discovering new cuisines and experiences, or enjoying the company of students from around the world, Cambridge is sure to captivate and inspire you. From the iconic spires of the University of Cambridge to the charmingly narrow streets of Mill Road, Cambridge has something for everyone. As a student of the Cambridge Summer School at Oxford Summer Courses, you'll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the diverse and exciting culture of one of the world's most historic and intellectually stimulating cities.
When you apply to study at our Cambridge Summer School with Oxford Summer Courses, you can choose to stay in either a standard room (with a shared bathroom) or an en-suite room (with a private bathroom), subject to availability. Our team will allocate you to a specific Cambridge college for your stay, where our Cambridge Summer Courses are hosted. All of our accommodation is conveniently located within easy reach of Cambridge's historic landmarks, tourist attractions, and shopping facilities.
Food and catering
When you stay with Oxford Summer Courses, you will dine at your allocated Cambridge College. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to eat at local Cambridge restaurants. On Fridays, dress up and enjoy a three-course formal dinner at your Cambridge college with fellow students to celebrate your achievements. This unforgettable experience will undoubtedly be a memorable highlight of your time at Oxford Summer Courses.
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