The Oxford Summer Courses offer programs for students of varying ages, ranging from ages 9 to 24. They often provide a wide array of courses covering various subjects such as humanities, sciences, business, technology and more. These courses are designed to provide academic enrichment and may include lectures, seminars, workshops, and other educational activities taught by tutors from prestigious academic backgrounds.

The Oxford Summer Courses are more than just a summer school programme – they offer a transformative journey where you're encouraged to explore your passions freely, without the confines of a rigid curriculum.

The programs believe in fostering independent thinking and enables students to forge their own path, liberated from the pressures of conventional expectations.

Over 40 course program include:

  • Architecture
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology and Genetics
  • Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • English Literature and Creative Writing
  • Environmental Science
  • Innovation and Technology
  • International Relations and Politics
  • Law
  • Leadership
  • Mathematics
  • Media Studies
  • Medicine
  • Natural Sciences
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Psychology

Benefits of participating in Oxford Summer Courses include

Teaching Approach

  • Modelled after the tutorial teaching methods of Oxford and Cambridge universities.
  • Emphasis on personalised learning with small class sizes (average of 6 students).
  • Courses designed to reflect university-style subjects, aiming to inspire future academic pursuits.

Expert Tutors

  • Engaging and knowledgeable tutors from top academic centres worldwide.

Preparation Program

  • Access to Oxford Summer Courses Foundations, an online preparatory program.

Authentic Experience

  • Choice between Oxford and Cambridge, two prominent UK university cities.
  • Study within historic colleges or prestigious boarding schools.
  • Vibrant social program featuring local activities popular among full-term students.
  • Formal dinner and graduation ceremony on the course's last night.

Cultural Experience

  • Immersion in the cultural and historical environment of Oxford, including social activities and tours, fostering personal growth and global awareness.


  • Connecting with peers from diverse backgrounds and potentially forming lasting connections.