UCL Centre for languages & international education (CLIE)


Social programme

Study in the heart of London

Social programme


We want you to make the most of your time in London and to help you to do just that we will have on offer a carefully curated series of events, exclusively for UCL Summer School students. Alongside a number of free events such as welcome drinks, quiz nights and the end-of-summer boat party, we will also offer a range of events in and around London. Other events will include West End shows, comedy nights and visits to historical and cultural attractions as well as daytrips venturing outside of London. Rest assured, there will be something for everyone!.

Session One events

Examples of social programme activities in Session One are likely to include:

*  A live performance of Disney's Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre
*  Comedy nights
*  Day trips to Oxford, Stonehenge and Bath


Enjoying the view at Stonehenge

End of Session 1 Boat Party

Enjoying the views of the Houses of Parliament at the End of Session Boat Party

Shakespeare's Childhood Home

Visiting Shakespeare's childhood home in Stratford-upon-Avon

Wimbledon Final on the Bank of the Thames

Watching the Wimbledon Tennis Finals on the Bank of the River Thames

Session Two events

Examples of social programme activities in Session Two are likely to include:

* A live performance of Roald Dahl's Charlie & the Chocolate Factory at Royal Drury Lane theatre
* A British Culture 'Pub Quiz'
* The End of Summer boat party on the River Thames

End of Summer Boat PartyEnd of Summer Boat Party 2

Relaxing at the End of Summer Boat Party on the River Thames

Showtime Photo Booth are involved for this years UCL Summer School launch event. We’ve hired their animated gif photo booth with plenty of props for students to get together and have some light hearted moments of silliness.


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