International Summer School

Our summer school offers you the chance to live and learn on our beautiful and historic campus just a stone's throw away from central London.

You will earn credit taking classes relating to your major, minor or general education over a three or six week period, whilst immersing yourself in London - one of the world’s most exciting and cosmopolitan cities. Download our Summer School Guide and FAQs here.

Applications for Summer 2019 open in December 2018

Roehampton Abroad Photos

Academic Offering

We offer an exciting variety of modules, developed especially for international students they allow you to use the city as your classroom!

You will take one module per session, each worth either 10 or 20 UK credits which you can transfer back to your home university.

Modules likely to be offered in 2019 are:

Media City and Cultural Capital (Media, Culture and Language)

Two Children - Options and Decisions in English Education (Education)

Gods and Heroes of Classical Mythology (Humanities)

Introduction to the London Stage (Drama, Theatre and Performance)

The Psychology of Murder (Psychology)

Magic, Murder & Mystery in London Literature (English and Creative Writing)

Art in London Museums (Humanities)

Art Psychotherapy: madness, creativity and healing (Psychology)

Londonopolis - exploring the global city (Social Sciences)

Hidden London (English and Creative Writing) 

Classes will run subject to minimum numbers of enrolments. 

Dates and Costs 2019

  Session 1 Session 2
   Arrival day   Thursday 6 June Thursday 27 June
   Classes begin   Monday 10 June Monday 1 July
   Classes end   Thursday 27 June Thursday 18 July
   Departure day   Saturday 29 June Saturday 20 July

Students can choose to attend one or both sessions. 

Tuition: £1400 per session

Housing: £492.75 per session (including bedding and kitchen pack)

Social programme: £385 per session

Excursions with a qualified guide in and around London - last year's schedule here

A discounted package price for both sessions is available at £4,225.50 - includes tuition, housing and social programme.

If a student withdraws within 1 month prior to arrival, there is a £250 Administrative Fee due, exceptional circumstances considered.

If a student withdraws after arrival, there is no refund. 

How to Apply

Applications will open online in December 2018

We welcome applications from students who meet the following criteria:

  • Have a minimum 2.8 GPA or equivalent
  • Have finished high school or equivalent
  • Be 18 years or older

Along with a completed application form, you will be expected to submit your most recent transcript and write a personal statement. You will also be asked to submit three module choices per session.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us on roehamptonabroad@roehampton.ac.uk.