United Kingdom, London

Warwick Pre-University Summer School 2019

when 2 July 2019 - 12 July 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee GBP 3695

Warwick Pre-University Summer School 2019
Tuesday 2 July – Friday 12 July

Choose between: Introduction to Economics and Finance OR A Taste of Social Sciences

The Warwick Pre-University Summer School is an unforgettable and inspirational summer experience for enthusiastic and motivated 16-18 year-old students at the world-leading University of Warwick, UK.

The University of Warwick is a top Russell Group University widely recognised as a world leader in research and education. We are delighted to offer this opportunity for students to study at the University of Warwick for an exciting ten-night, fully-inclusive residential Summer School.

Students will be able to experience:

• Engaging with like-minded peers from around the world
• A taste of undergraduate teaching from top Warwick faculty
• Outstanding guest speakers
• Personal effectiveness training, including leadership and communication skills
• Preparing for University in the UK
• Living on the beautiful and self-contained Warwick campus for eight nights
• Spending two nights in the amazing capital city of London
• Enjoying an industry visit
• Visiting some of the most iconic places in the UK, including Oxford and Stratford-Upon-Avon

All students will receive a certificate of attendance from the University of Warwick.

The programme includes a number of evening socials on campus including: a formal welcome dinner, a curry and quiz night and a film evening. During your time at Warwick, you will also visit the historic and beautiful town of Oxford.
In London, there will be a full sight-seeing programme including the London Eye, Thames River Cruise, West End Show and industry visit.

Whilst at Warwick, all students are accommodated on campus in single-sex flats on a fully-catered basis in our halls of residence, Sherbourne Halls, for eight nights. In London, students will also stay in single-sex accommodation. Throughout the programme all Pre-University students will be accompanied by our enthusiastic Warwick ambassadors to meet safeguarding requirements and have a real experience of University life from a current student perspective.

Students applying for this programme must be aged 16-18. There are no subject-specific criteria but you should be a passionate and enthusiastic learner. Groups of 10+ are eligible for a free teacher place.

English Language Requirements
All teaching is conducted in English so students must be able to demonstrate a good level of English language and comprehension. We assess students' English ability through their application and correspondence.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity - find out more and apply online!

Course leader

Professor Abhinay Muthoo, Dean of Warwick in London and Professor of Economics at the University of Warwick

Target group

Anyone aged 16-18 looking to experience a taste of University life

Course aim

If you are an enthusiastic and motivated 16-18 year old student wishing to have an unforgettable and inspirational summer experience, our Warwick Pre-University Summer School is for you.

Engage with like-minded peers from around the world at our leading Russell Group University. The ten-night academic enhancement programme will give you a taste of undergraduate teaching from top Warwick faculty and you will hear from outstanding guest speakers.

You will also develop personal effectiveness skills including leadership and communication skills. Not only will you gain further understanding and new academic perspectives on a range of exciting topics but you will also get a real taste of university life by living on the beautiful and self-contained Warwick campus for eight nights. To top it off, you will also spend two nights in the amazing capital city of London - where Warwick also has a base - and visit some of the most iconic places in the UK.

Credits info

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Fee info

GBP 3695: Fully inclusive package which includes tuition, accommodation for ten nights in London and at Warwick and a fun and engaging social programme