10 week Gap Year Programme

Ages 17-19 International Study Centre Oxford, Yarnton Manor

Study with Oxford Royale Academy during your Gap Year and prepare for success at university and beyond.

Students leaving school increasingly welcome some time to decide on their next steps before starting university or entering the workplace. They may choose to take up to a year off to travel, volunteer and explore new horizons. This is also known as a gap year. Those experiences undoubtedly provide valuable opportunities to acquire life skills. However, universities and employers also appreciate evidence of constructive academic development during a gap year.

 

Our 10 week Gap Year Programme enables students to achieve both. Our academic focus strengthens their profile for future university applications or career.

Follow your aspirations and feed your passion! Be inspired by academic trips, debates and university lectures whilst you get a taste for the Oxford student lifestyle.

Student Testimonials

Rebecca, USA

An aspiring cinematographer, Rebecca joined us at the ISC for our Future Filmmakers Gap Year Programme.

Read Rebecca's story

Ajda, Netherlands

Read how Ajda's time at the ISC helped her do something academically beneficial during her Gap Year.

Read Ajda's story

Lexi, Belgium

Attended a full year at the ISC pursuing her passion for Creative Writing and English Literature.

Read Lexi's story
 

Read more testimonials


You may be interested in these other courses:

ISC

University Foundation Programme

With guaranteed entry into top UK universities upon completion, our university foundation programme is a superb course for students aged 17+ Read more
ISC

Pre IB Diploma Programme

Get set for IB exams with ORA's expert tutors in the gorgeous surroundings of the International Study Centre - for students aged 15+. Read more
SUMMER

Broadening Horizons

ORA's flagship cultural and academic summer programme for students aged 16-18 Read more
SUMMER

Global Business, Management and Finance

An inspiring summer course for adult students aged 19-25 looking to embark on a career in the world of business, set in the historic surroundings of Oxford University.

Read more