The Oxford Institute
Founded by Oxford graduates, The Oxford Institute offers a taste of Oxford student life each summer for students aged 12+. Living and dining in St Anne’s College, students enjoy the beautiful campus and facilities that are normally exclusively available to Oxford University students including accommodation, dining halls, lecture rooms, sports and recreational facilities, parks and gardens. Lessons are delivered by experienced tutors, many of whom teach or have studied at Oxbridge or other top universities. Compared with other larger providers, The Oxford Institute offers a smaller and more intimate programme, with just 50-80 students per cohort.
Students can tailor their course, choosing their preferred subjects from a wide range spanning the Humanities, Arts, Sciences and Social Sciences. Core tutorials are taught in small groups of 1-3 students, while supplementary lectures, guest speakers and student debates ensure a rounded learning experience.
Outside of class, a varied extracurricular programme of local visits, sports and excursions is available, including some of the more famous Oxford pursuits such as punting, as well as excursions further afield including a day trip to London. The Oxford Institute even offers students the chance to experience the best of both Oxford and London by spending one week in each on its Oxford and LSE programme.
- A range of courses for students of all ages, aged 12-25+
- 30+ subjects to choose from
- Live, dine and study in St Anne's College, Oxford University
- Experience a more intimate summer programme in a unique and vibrant setting
- All tutorials, lectures and debates
- Accommodation and meals
- Weekend and evening activities
- Course certificate
- Airport transfers
- Single rooms
- En-suite or shared bathrooms
- 24 hour supervision
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Reviews & Testimonials
Everything was perfect, beautiful campus, dorm rooms, eating at the dining halls , studying together, punting, watching movies, exploring all the sights and lasting friendships
The experience was an eye-opener, giving me even more reasons to visit once again and studying abroad.
I spent the best time of my life at Oxford. It was an amazing experience and I have attended the program two years in a row
Pros / Cons
- The tutorial teaching style gives students an intensive insight into new subjects
- Debating is a popular aspect of the courses
- A great introduction to the British education system
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Choose this provider if you want an intensive taste of Oxford University life that utilises traditional Oxford teaching techniques, collegiate accommodation and debating coaching by the renowned Oxford Union.
The Oxford Institute is BAC accredited and is run by individuals who have first-hand experience of academia at Oxford University. Parents can also rest assured in the safety of students, with 24 hour supervision and residential mentors to support students throughout their course.
Silver Standard Provider
- Year founded: 2013
- No. Students: 50-80
- Accommodation: University
- Age Range: 12-25+
- Hours of Tuition / wk: Unknown
- Typical Duration: 2 weeks
Dates & Fees
- Fees from: £3699
- Dates: July, August
- Duration: 2 weeks
- Age Range: 12-25+