Reduce public sector costs and enhance society one life story at a time on our Social Entrepreneurship course

From mental health issues to drug addiction, homelessness to loneliness, life isn’t always plain sailing. And for those times when the seas are rough, we all need an anchor.

Study Social Entrepreneurship with Oxford Summer Courses and you can help create that anchor for so many people in society, plus help to reduce public sector costs which benefits everyone in the long run.

It’s more than a theoretical business course – you’ll be presented with a real-world big city issue and work together on a project to kick-start positive change. You’ll take inspiration from local social entrepreneurs and visit London locations to see the problems for yourself.

You’ll develop the knowledge and practical skills to tackle society’s biggest issues. We’ll equip you with an unparalleled learning experience, with access to world-class tutors and a strong support system to ensure you absorb knowledge fast and can apply your skills to make a sustainable difference.

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Resolve the most pressing obstacles on society’s agenda from improving educational attainment and boosting young people’s employment prospects to helping those experiencing mental health issues.

We’ll explore every stage of development you need to make your project a success – from the existing problem in terms of social and financial costs to testing and enhancing your ideas before pitching to experts who are always open to new ventures.

Gain hands-on, practical experience investigating and collaborating with expert tutors and diverse peer groups to help you respond to the key issues involved.

The ideal stepping-stone to a career in the charity sector or civil service, our Social Entrepreneurship course enables you to build a picture of what charitable foundations look for when awarding grants and investments.

Take your first small steps on the way to making a big difference.

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Our established tutors are experts in their fields of study. Gain the skills and experience you need to excel with a unique, unparalleled learning experience.

Each week, you’ll be able to collaborate with leading academics mirroring the teaching method of the iconic, world-renowned and most respected educational establishments in the UK.

As current and past alumni of top universities, they’re highly specialised, recognised and knowledgeable in their chosen fields and can transfer their academic wisdom to you through interactive learning, independent study, seminars, and tutorials, depending on your age group.

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