Key information

  • 2022 fees: £5,295
  • Programme dates: Monday 4 - Saturday 16 July or Monday 8 - Saturday 20 August 2022

Imperial’s Global Summer School offers a unique experience for students. At its heart is an intensive residential STEM programme, giving students a taste of what it is like to learn at a world-leading university. Now in its eighth year, the programme is a great way to develop your subject knowledge whilst adding weight to a future university application.

  • Learn from faculty members at Imperial College London – The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year 2022.
  • Take your knowledge to the next level through a challenging academic programme that includes lectures, interactive seminars and group projects.
  • Access professional advice and guidance on applying to study at university in the UK, especially to Imperial College London.
  • Enjoy social activities alongside students from around the world.

In 2021, the online programme was attended by over 470 students from 50 nationalities, and 99% of students and parents would recommend the programme.


Why choose Global Summer School?

An Imperial education

Learn from current academics at a world top ten university, the only one in the UK to focus solely on STEM.  

Supportive environment

We have a comprehensive network of student support in place to help you achieve your full potential.

Central London location

Our campus is in South Kensington, in the heart of London, the best student city in the world.

What does the programme cover?

Part one

In part one you will join a learning stream: either engineering, medicine and life sciences, or physics and attend a range of focussed sessions delivered by Imperial academic staff. This will give you a real insight into what it is like to study at university.

You will have the chance to attend our masterclasses to prepare you for the university application process in the UK. Topics may include: how to apply to a UK university, how to write a personal statement and interview skills.

Part two

In part two you will take part in a team project working together with students from other academic streams to solve a real-world challenge. Led by the Imperial Enterprise Lab, the group challenge allows students to understand Imperial’s ethos of entrepreneurship, teamwork and the desire to find practical solutions to real-world issues.

You will also enjoy a packed evening and weekend social programme to help you enjoy your time in London to the full.