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Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge

Join us for a renowned Cambridge summer school experience at Sidney Sussex (ages 16-17), hosted by Oxford Summer Courses. Secure your place from £6,395, with courses starting from 14 days long. Apply now to secure your preferred course, date, and room type.

Cambridge Summer School Hosted at Sidney Sussex

Our Cambridge summer school, supports ambitious young people to find their own path. Our tailored learning journeys nurture independence and critical thinking as part of an inclusive community. Offering over 23 subjects for ages 16-17, our Cambridge summer courses are hosted in Cambridge university colleges, including the renowned New Sidney Sussex College. Ready to join Oxford Summer Courses? Apply now through our online application form here.

Sidney Sussex School Overview

Founded in 1596, Sidney Sussex College adds a touch of historical charm to the vibrant academic landscape of Cambridge. Nestled in the heart of the historic centre, the college stands as a testament to enduring academic traditions. Despite its size, Sidney Sussex College has played a pivotal role in shaping the intellectual tapestry of the University of Cambridge. The college is known for its beautiful chapel, which has a stunning combination of medieval and Renaissance architectural elements. This small but mighty institution encapsulates centuries of history within its walls. Address: Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge, Sidney Street, Cambridge CB2 3HU, United Kingdom.

Cambridge Summer School Prices and Courses

Secure your spot for these unforgettable Cambridge summer school experiences starting from £6,395. Our Cambridge summer courses at Sidney Sussex, tailored for young minds aged 16-17, cover a range of exciting subjects, including Artificial Intelligence, Biotechnology and Genetics, Economics and Finance, Innovation and Technology, Natural Sciences, Neuroscience, International Relations, Business and Entrepreneurship, Chemistry, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Economics, English Literature, History, Law, Leadership, Politics, Psychology, Mathematics, Physics, and more. For details on what's included in our Cambridge summer courses, please visit our What's Included page.

Cambridge Summer School Duration and Options

Experience an immersive academic journey with our Cambridge summer courses at Sidney Sussex College, spanning 14 days. For an extended adventure, seamlessly continue your academic exploration with back-to-back summer courses. Dive deeper with our Four Week Enhanced Programme, allowing students aged 16-17 to spend 14 days in Oxford and another 14 days in Cambridge. Enjoy a complimentary overnight stay between both summer courses, ensuring a continuous and diverse academic experience across two prestigious university cities.

Sidney Sussex Meals Overview

The 16-17 age group summer courses are half-board, meaning that breakfast and dinner will be provided. Dinner will consist of a combination of meals at the college and reservations at local restaurants. Lunch is not included, but you will be able to buy your lunch wherever you would like - our on-course staff will provide suggestions.

Sidney Sussex Accommodation Overview

Experience the unique atmosphere of Sidney Sussex College by residing on the main college site. All rooms are designed for individual occupancy, ensuring a private and focused living space. Bed linen and towels are provided.

How to Choose Your Room Type

Selecting your room type is a straightforward process with Oxford Summer Courses. Visit the application form, input your date of birth to view available subjects, choose your desired subject, and navigate to the "Location and Room Type" section. Select your room type and complete the remaining details before submitting your application. This ensures you secure a suitable room type for your Oxford Summer Courses experience.

Example Activities at Sidney Sussex

Immerse yourself in vibrant activities at Sidney Sussex College for an exciting summer school adventure. Break the ice with engaging games and enjoy a unique Taskmaster experience. Sharpen persuasive skills in a lively debate and showcase sporting prowess during the Sports Afternoon. Experience the magic of cinema at Movie Night and explore creativity during Arts Night. Unleash entrepreneurial spirit in a Dragon's Den-style challenge, test knowledge in a Quiz Night, and join friendly competition at the OxSC Olympics. Cap off your day with laughter at Games Night.

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