Manchester, United Kingdom


when 22 July 2024 - 9 August 2024
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee GBP 2500

During this three-week summer school, you will attend seminars from world leading experts and perform experiments in our state-of-the-art laboratories.

This school will equip you with knowledge of cutting-edge science frontiers and technological advances in basic and biomedical sciences.

This experience will provide a firm foundation for those interested in pursuing a master's or PhD degree in life sciences or biomedical sciences in an international university.

Course leader

Dr Hui Lu; Prof. Qing-Jun Meng

Target group

Undergraduate students; people who have completed their undergraduate degree

Course aim

Provide an insight into university study in the UK and the University of Manchester. Students will experience the mixed learning at the university and also get an opportunity to explore the region.

Credits info

5 EC
The International Summer School is worth 10 credits in the UK system. 10 credits is equivalent to 5 ECTS in the European system or 3 credits in the US system.

Please check with your home institution as to whether they would accept the credits for your module(s). If you need any further information, please contact

Fee info

GBP 2500: The fee includes tuition fees, accommodation and scheduled social events