GSS social activities

Alongside the academic programme, you will experience the best of London through a packed schedule of social activities. These weekend and evening activities are included in the cost of the Global Summer School and conducted under the supervision of our Pastoral Mentors.

Some of the exciting activities that took place in 2023 included:

  • Boat party on The River Thames
  • A visit to the West End to see Wicked
  • Fish and chips in Brighton, a popular UK seaside resort
  • Sightseeing bus tour of London
  • A day to explore South Kensington’s museums and galleries
  • On-campus activities, including football, dodgeball and badminton
  • Tenpin bowling or ice skating
  • Talent show
  • Finale celebration dinner
“We went on a trip to see Wicked and that.. It was really, really cool. It really showed what England is about, the musicals and you can sense London in it because London is quite famous for musicals.” Ekaterina (Kat), Engineering, Russia
London Bridge

London Bridge in central London

Brighton Pier

Day trip to the sea-side town of Brighton

Inside of a theatre London.

Theatre trip

Trip to Natural History Museum

A trip to the Natural History Museum and more!

Students playing sports (Badminton)

Students playing sports (Ping Pong)

Student relaxing in the Senior Common Room

Student relaxing in the Senior Common Room