Summer courses in UK
United Kingdom is an ancient seat of education. Home to world renowned educational institutions such as Oxford University, University College London, Imperial College London, King's College London and University of Leeds to name a few, United Kingdom has a highly respected and trusted education system. Its institutions believe in holistic development and work with dedication to polish the strengths of each student.
A melting pot of cultures, UK boasts of a global community of students from all walks of life. It is no wonder that the summer exchange programs offered by educational institutions in Britain are extremely popular among students across the globe. While an exposure to a global mindset is a strong advantage, students from many countries that follow English as a medium of educational instruction find it easier to study in UK. This makes summer exchange programs offered by educational institutions and organizations in the United Kingdom extremely lucrative.
Top summer exchange programs in UK
|Type of Program
|The Fulbright Commission Nottingham Trent Summer Institute
||Culture, history, heritage and arts
||Freshman or Sophomore students who are US citizens can apply, Applicants need to be at least 18 years of age.
|ISEP Plymouth Summer Program
Themes in British History
Themes in European History
Literature and the Discovery of the World
One year of university study.
Non-native English speaking students need to have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or a minimum TOEFL score of 550.
||Campus community hall
|University of Sunderland Summer Program
$4,500 for the Fine Arts program
$4,000 for the Glass School and Music School programs.
|| 6-8 weeks for the Fine Arts Program.
3 weeks for the Glass School and Music School programs.
Sunderland Glass School
Sunderland Music School
Applicants must have completed one year of university study in any discipline.
Students from non-native English speaking countries applying to the Glass School and Music School programs need to have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or a minimum TOEFL score of 550.
Students will earn 15 University of Sunderland credits, equivalent to 3-4 US credits for the Fine Arts and Music School programs.
|Aspire by API, Oxford
||Adventures through the Ages: An Exploration of British Literature
Applicants must have completed either grade 10 or 11 and should be between 16 and 18 years.
Minimum GPA of 3.0.
Scholarships are offered to applicants who have a minimum GPA of 3.25 and can demonstrate financial hardship.
|London International Business Institute
||Summer Discovery Abroad
||Students who have completed grades 10, 11 or 12 may apply.
Applicants must be at least 16 years of age.
||On campus residential hall.
|University of Cambridge
||$7,000 for 3 weeks
||$8,500 for 4 weeks
||Summer Discovery Abroad in Cultural Immersion, Global Business, Community Service and SAT Preparation
||Students who have completed grades 9, 10, 11 or 12 may apply.