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Join students from over 135 nations at Oxford Royale Academy and enjoy a truly international learning experience this summer.
Hear why thousands of students join us each year on our summer schools in Oxford and other prestigious locations.
Small class sizes and high-calibre teachers are at the heart of life at the International Study Centre.
Our student blogs provide a daily insight into student life at the ISC, with photos and updates from all events.
Explore our beautiful Yarnton Manor campus virtually, taking a tour of the stunning buildings and grounds.
Thinking of studying with us? Hear what some of our previous students thought about their time at the ISC.
Here are just a few reasons why ORA is the best choice for a world-class summer experience.
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We are delighted to have received several prestigious awards and accreditations.
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There are so many factors that can go into choosing a summer school; here’s our advice on sorting through them to pick the summer school that’s right for you.
Teachers have a lot of knowledge and wisdom to impart, but there are some things that their students have to learn for themselves.
Following these tips will make going back to school after the holidays that bit easier.
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One of the best things about studying Philosophy is that it’s one of the world’s oldest fields of study. As long as humans have existed, we’ve been asking questions such … Read more
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Oxford Royale Academy is a part of Oxford Programs Limited, UK company number 6045196. The company contracts with institutions including Oxford University for the use of their facilities and also contracts with tutors from those institutions but does not operate under the aegis of Oxford University.