Pre-University Online Summer Course for High School Students
UCL is ranked 8th globally by QS 2023
-Online IT induction and introduction to the course: 21 July 2023. This will be a 3-hour induction and we will contact you to confirm the time.
-Classes: 24 July – 4 August 2023
This course is open to applications from high achieving 16–18-year-olds who want to:
-Experience studying at a global top 10 university (QS World University Rankings 2023).
-Develop key skills including critical thinking, presentation and report writing, independent study, as well as their ability to work in a team.
-Expand their use of academic English language and abilities in both academic writing and speaking.
-Learn how to conduct a short academic research report and prepare and deliver an academic presentation.
-Study in a range of disciplines from the sciences, arts, humanities and social sciences.
-Participate in optional virtual visits to places of cultural and historical interest around London.
-Connect and make friends with a diverse range of students from all over the world.
Unlike other summer courses, this course doesn't just give you more knowledge about one subject, but includes a variety of subjects drawn from the sciences, arts, humanities and social sciences.
To be eligible to apply for the course, you’ll have to meet the following criteria:
-be a high school student
-be 16 - 18 years old for the duration of the course.
English isn't your first language.
-not hold an offer for the UCL Undergraduate Preparatory Certificates or a UCL degree.