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We welcome students from 95 countries annually, creating inspiring academic environments in which students develop their English language skills at all levels, make lasting friendships, have an unforgettable summer.
Summer Boarding Courses is accredited by the British Council for providing excellent care for young learners visiting the UK. Every year, 50% of our students have either been on one of our courses before or come to us through a personal recommendation from a friend.
Summer Boarding Courses runs four summer schools in Oxford, for a range of ages and language abilities.
Perfect for younger students, students can choose to study a General English course, or more advanced subject-based study, as well as take part in a fun-packed programme of activities and excursions to London and other notable locations.
Designed to give young teens the chance to study English from beginner to advanced level, building lasting international friendships. Students enjoy an activity programme perfect for 13-16 year-olds, visiting London, and other famous UK sites.
Our Oxford College course offers more advanced academic subjects for older teens in St Hugh’s and Wycliffe Hall, two of the colleges that make up Oxford University. Alongside study, students visit London and other UK locations, as well as enjoying a social programme suited to their age.
Based in Corpus Christi College, Oxford, this summer course is designed to prepare older teens for university study, including course on IELTs, SATs and University Preparation, along with a social programme that offers greater independence, along with supervision.
Summer Boarding Courses provides premium English language residential courses for students aged 8-17 in Oxford and Bournemouth. Explore below to discover our full range of campuses.