London Summer School

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Experience student life in the UK capital

London has been a global centre of excellence for everything from business to the creative arts for centuries. Now here’s your opportunity to learn from expert tutors in one of Europe’s most exciting cities. Not only will you work on group projects with like-minded international students to solve real-world challenges, you’ll also enjoy fascinating subject-related trips and visits to industry-leading companies.

Meet people your own age, learn from the finest educators, and develop knowledge designed to prepare you for your career. Your academic adventure in London awaits.

Course Outline

Student life in a London summer school

Enrol on a summer course in London and you’ll experience student life in the UK’s capital and be set a challenging group project by your expert tutor. This is your opportunity to work with like-minded people and immerse yourself in your chosen subject to solve a complex real-life problem. As part of this challenge you’ll visit world-leading companies, have talks from industry experts and take part in a final group presentation. And that’s not all. You’ll also have the chance to explore this vibrant, multicultural city.

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Explore central London

What’s life like as a university student in the UK’s amazing capital? Find out during your summer course in London. Whether you’re staying with us or visiting each day, it’s a great place to meet new people. You’ll not only get to explore your chosen subject, you get to enjoy time in this thriving, world-leading academic community. And being so close to lots of London’s top attractions means plenty of fun things to do together when you’re not studying.

London Interdisciplinary School

We're proud to be partnering with the London Interdisciplinary School for our summer courses in London. As one of the most innovative transformations in higher education for over 40 years, they understand the need to put students at the heart of modern social issues and develop the skills and knowledge needed to effectively tackle them.

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Where you'll stay

During your summer course, you'll stay in modern student accommodation in East London. The Queen Mary, University of London Mile End campus - our accommodation option for students in the city – is nestled in a vibrant student hub in East London. Close to some of the capital's best sites, green spaces and all your essential amenities, you'll also be on the doorstep of several local Tube services, giving you endless opportunities to explore London.

Queen Mary Accommodation

London summer school – away from the books

Your summer course in London isn’t only about academic achievement. Yes, you’ll work hard, but you’re also free to experience the unique atmosphere of this fascinating city – and visit some of the UK’s most exciting and important sites. Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, world-famous museums, Royal Parks, and more – the choice is yours. From meeting your fellow students at the welcome dinner on your first night to leaver’s dinner and drinks on your final night, you’ll create new friendships, and form a network of likeminded people that share your passion for your chosen subject.

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London summer courses for 15-17 year olds

Apply for Summer 2022

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