UCL Centre for Languages & International Education (CLIE)




UCL Pre-University Summer School for International High School Students

UCL Portico, Main quad

The UCL Pre-University Summer School is a unique two-week residential course for international students in their last two years of high school, typically aged between 16-17 years old.

The course gives students the opportunity to discover what it is like to study at global top 10 university (ranked 7th by QS) in one of the most cosmopolitan and exciting cities in the world, London.

The UCL Pre-University Summer School is open to high-achieving students who want to:

  • Experience student life at one of the world’s leading universities in heart of London during the summer.
  • Develop key skills which are needed to succeed in an academically competitive environment.
  • Learn what it means to be a Global Citizen; by the study and research of multi-disciplinary themes.
  • Connect and build friendships with a diverse range of students in an international environment.
  • Have fun and explore everything London has to offer through a safe and fully chaperoned social programme.
Course information - students in a lecture

Course Information



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