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A unique opportunity for students selected by Oxford Royale Summer Schools to study with Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies this summer.

Ages 14-17 July 2019 (dates coming soon!)
Make friends
from all over the world
Experience life
in a top US university
Expert tuition
in multiple subject areas
learning & leisure facilities

An outstanding collaboration between Oxford Royale Summer Schools and Stanford Pre-Collegiate International Institutes.

In summer 2019, Oxford Royale Summer Schools is thrilled to be collaborating with Stanford Pre-Collegiate International Institutes, inviting bright, motivated students to apply to attend Stanford Pre-Collegiate International Institutes. Those selected will experience academic life at Stanford, one of America's top universities, joining students from all over the world in exploring different subjects while enjoying a varied and exciting cultural programme. Students will hone their skills in critical thinking, collaboration, creativity, and innovation, while also being exposed to a range of subjects taught in the Stanford schools of Humanities, Sciences, Engineering, Medicine, and Business.


Why Choose Stanford Pre-Collegiate International Institutes?

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Experience life as an undergraduate at Stanford University

Students will live, dine and study at Stanford, following an exciting academic and cultural programme while immersing themselves in the atmosphere of this unique and world-renowned institution. Tuition will take the form of seminars and workshops, matching the style of teaching taught at Stanford and providing a full flavour of the Stanford university experience.

Summer School teacher in class

Be taught by inspirational academics

The programme with Stanford Pre-Collegiate International Institutes will provide students with a tailored selection of unique seminars and workshops, including such topics as Design Thinking, Neuroscience, Creative writing and other topics not usually covered at school. Courses are designed, developed and delivered by expert academics who are passionate about their subjects and seek to share this passion with their students. Tutors conduct research at the cutting edge of their subject areas and are able to provide an insight into new and exciting developments that go beyond material covered at school, providing a taste of university-level study.

San Francisco Bay Bridge

Explore Silicon Valley and the Bay Area

Students on the programme will enjoy a varied extra-curricular programme including visiting Silicon Valley - the home of tech giants - and the stunning Bay Area, immersing themselves in the innovation and entrepreneurialism for which the region is famous. Organised trips and activities will provide academic enrichment as well as relaxation opportunities outside of class, and a chance to get to know your peers from all over the world.

Students wearing Stanford hoodies

Join students from all over the world

Students from all over the world will be taking the Pre-Collegiate International Institutes summer programme at Stanford, forming a truly international environment. This environment will provide a unique platform from which to conduct intellectual exploration across a whole spectrum of subjects, as well as the opportunity to make friends from all corners of the globe. Inside and outside of class, motivated students attending the programme will further their skills in areas such as problem solving and critical thinking, developing a passion for the pursuit of intellectual rigour and excellence.


Sample Timetable

Dates, Fees and Further Information

Fees 4,995 GBP (includes accommodation, meals, tuition, textbooks and resources, excursions, activities and extras)
Dates July 2019 (dates coming soon!)
Eligibility Available to students from the UK and Europe aged 14-17. If you are from outside Europe and would like to apply, please email Students must be fluent or near-fluent speakers of English.
Programme View the sample timetable here.
Applications Only a limited number of spaces are available. To apply, please fill out the application form by clicking on the link below, and a member of our Stanford registrations team will be in touch.
Included Extras
  • Application Support from dedicated ORA Staff Member
  • ORA chaperone available throughout the summer school in Stanford
  • Lifetime membership of the ORA HUB - ORA's Alumni Network of 20,000+ students from 130+ nations
  • Access to all of ORA's online courses and e-learning materials
  • Oxford Royale Summer Schools and Stanford PCS course certificate
  • Airport transfers to/from SFO airport
  • Pre-departure webinar
  • Oxford Royale Summer Schools clothing and merchandise