With students from all over the world you will have the chance to experience UK culture first hand, improve your study skills, make new friends and discover some of our most exciting cities and attractions.
Bellerbys Summer is open to students aged between 14 and 17 years of age. We provide a mix of academic, creative taster sessions and English study as follows:
- Age: 14-17
- Course length: 2 or 4 weeks
- Entry requirements: IELTS 3.5, TOEFL 417 (computer test equivalent 108) or Pearson Test of English Academic 30-34
- Fees: £950 per week, inclusive of tuition fees, full board accommodation (en-suite in Brighton, London and Oxford, Homestay accommodation in Cambridge), activities and excursions. Please note that there is a £150 non-refundable enrolment fee payable in addition to the weekly fee.
- Accommodation: We offer an all-inclusive residential package at our Brighton, London and Oxford colleges. We also offer an 'all meals provided homestay package' at Bellerbys College Cambridge (lunch is provided on campus).
Improve your English and broaden your academic knowledge
At Bellerbys Summer Academic, we teach the study skills that help academic progression and provide the language skills required to help you be successful in specialist subject areas. At all of our Colleges, English lessons take place in the morning and focus on developing your vocabulary, essay writing, research and debating skills, followed by Academic classes in the afternoon.
Bellerbys Brighton Academic
At Bellerbys Brighton you will take part in an excellent mix of academic subjects and have an opportunity to fully appreciate British culture through trips and visits.
Taster lesson in the following subject areas: Mathematics, Business & Economics, Social Sciences (Humanities) and Science.
Bellerbys Cambridge Academic
Bellerbys Cambridge Academic summer programme not only immerses you in English culture and improves your English in your specialist subjects, it gives you an opportunity to experience the challenging and investigative style of learning that is taught at UK universities.
Taster lesson in the following subject areas:
Medical Sciences, Computer Science and Electrical Engineering.
Bellerbys London Academic
At our specialist college for business students, our summer school combines lessons in Business English, Business subjects and the opportunity to explore one of the world’s greatest capitals.
Taster lesson in the following subject areas: Business, Marketing, Management, Finance and IT for Business, with related enrichment activities which include Young Enterprise (setting up a business) and Investor Challenge.
Bellerbys Oxford Academic
For students on our Academic course, Oxford is the ideal location to enjoy beautiful surroundings while experiencing a range of academic subjects that are both educational and interesting.
For students interested in Law and Business, we offer a Leadership Course
as well as taster lesson in the following subject areas:
Psychology, Sociology, Mathematics, Politics, Business, Law, Economics, Research skills, Biology and Physics.
Improve your English and nurture your creativity
Bellerbys Summer Creative is for students looking to improve their English and learn first-hand from art and media specialists. At all of our Colleges, English lessons take place in the morning and focus on developing your vocabulary, essay writing, research and debating skills, followed by Creative classes in the afternoon.
Students attending the Creative course in Brighton are able to be very hands on and gain practical experience with a taster lesson in the following subject areas: Art, Media and Photography.
Bellerbys Oxford Summer Creative is for students looking to improve their English and learn first-hand from art and media professionals in a college packed with the latest creative technology.
here focusses on the acquisition of specialist art vocabulary, analytical comments, the creative process and how to write an evaluation.
Taster lesson in the following subject areas:
Creative arts: combining English, photography, film and art skills.
Students attending Bellerbys Summer Academic or Creative courses are able to take part in a wide range of extra-curricular activities and excursions. All or activities help to build well rounded students which is what universities are looking for.
In Brighton, below are some examples of the activities and excursions that Academic and Creative students can take part in:
Sport - Table-Tennis, Kick-Boxing, Street Dance/Hip-Hop, Circuit/Fitness Training, Yoga/Dynamic Stretching, Football, Tennis, Street Basketball, Badminton, Beach Volleyball.
Excursions - Arundel Castle, Paintballing, Rock-Climbing, Golf, Go-Kart Racing, London Sightseeing/River Cruise, Thorpe Park (Theme Park), Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
In Cambridge, Academic students can take part in a number of activities and excursions, for example:
Sport - Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Dance and Aerobics, Table-Tennis, Yoga, Badminton, Tennis.
Excursions - Cambridge Science Park, University of Cambridge Engineering Department, The Science Museum, London, The Jaguar Land Rover Production Facility, Stonehenge, Thorpe Park (Theme Park).
In London, Academic students can take part in a number of activities and excursions, for example:
Sport - Astroturf Football, Basketball, Swimming, Gym, Nike Running Clubs, Jogging in Greenwich Park, Cycling (traffic-free using Barclays Cycle Hire bicycles).
Walks and Tours - Beatles, Street Art, Jack the Ripper, Sherlock Holmes, City of London, Westminster, Thames Path.
Weekend Excursions - Cambridge, Oxford, Brighton, Stonehenge and Bath, Thorpe Park (Theme Park) and Stratford-upon-Avon.
Both Academic and Creative students in Oxford can take part in the following activities and excursions:
Leisure - Punting, Steam Boat Hire.
- University Museum of Natural History, Oxford Play House Theatre, Ashmolean Museum, Pitt Rivers Museum, History of Science Museum, Medieval Colleges, Bodleian Library, Bicester Village.
For Summer 2015 we offer a range of programmes at our four colleges:
Bellerbys College Brighton
Bellerbys College Cambridge
Bellerbys College London
Bellerbys College Oxford
22nd June 2015: 2 or 4 weeks
20th July 2015: 2 or 4 weeks