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International Summer School

International Summer School

Tuesday 2 July - Monday 29 July 2024

Not joining us this summer? Register your interest to join us in 2025 instead! 29 June - 20 July 2025

Take the opportunity in the summer to study abroad on our accredited courses worth up to 7.5 ECTS/4 US credits, whether it’s for credit transfer towards your degree, studying something completely different to your normal course of study or even just a chance to interact with people from all over the world with similar interests from different perspectives. Want to know more about the benefits of joining the International Summer School? Take a look at the most frequently asked questions!

Each course is worth up to 7.5 ECTS/4 US credits and is taught by our world-class faculty along with external experts in the field brought in to ensure understanding of the subject area from different angles and small class sizes to maximise the chance to engage with your classmates and the academic staff at each turn.

Our programme also includes an engaging social programme designed to help you meet and connect with new people from all over the world at a time when the world has seemed to have gotten smaller for a lot us. Also within the programme is the chance to learn new skills and acquire knowledge to help you meet your future targets, including study skills and postgraduate study guidance and potential scholarships.

Join our incredible academic colleagues from the start of the programme in London with a workshop series on the core principles of how to build a sustainable, healthy and socially just future for all with the University of Exeter.

Our on campus programme includes accommodation, several day trips and social programme as well our incredible academic courses.

"One of the International Summer School's key features is the chance to experience the UK and meet people from all over the world. We have hosted more than 27 nationalities and every continent from around the world in the last three years which really gives people the chance to learn about their interests from the perspectives of others."

Example Timetable

Check out our International Summer School General Timetable 2024 to get an overview of what the programme looks like this year. Please note that this does not give specific details of academic programmes and social activities and is subject to change for next year, but it will give you an idea of how you could spend your time with us if you choose to join us for an exciting summer!

Apply now

Applications for our 2024 are now closed. Please complete our Register your Interest form to get information on our 2025 programme, including dates and notification of our application window. 


There are several partial scholarships available both from University of Exeter and external organisations for the International Summer School. See our Fees and Scholarships area for more information.

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