Why London?

There is something irresistible about London. Maybe it’s the sights like Big Ben or the Tower Bridge that already feel familiar. Or the international character that is evident in every neighborhood, where people of different cultural, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds live and work together. Whatever it is that has drawn you to London, don’t look back now—London awaits!

What You'll Study

Live and learn like a local student this summer in London when you enroll and take classes at the world-renowned University College London (UCL). From social sciences to health, sciences, and more, there’s something for everyone at UCL.

This program offers an academic experience unlike any other. Learn from leading academics in small class sizes, and get to know your classmates—who come from all around the world!


University College London

Founded in 1826, University College London (UCL) enrolls more than 23,000 students representing more than 140 countries. One of the top ranked universities worldwide, UCL was the first university in England to welcome students without regard to religion, race, gender, or class. More than 21 Nobel Prize winners are from the UCL community.


Our London Summer Direct Enrollment Program is divided into two sessions, each spanning three weeks. You choose to attend session one, session two, or both sessions, and you take one 4-credit course per session. Course options cover a variety of fields, including:

  • Anthropology
  • Crime & Security
  • Health
  • Medical Sciences
  • Psychology & Human Behavior
  • Sciences & Mathematics

Daily Life

Part of making you feel at home in London is doing our best to help you feel safe and cared for. Whether it is an orientation program that makes you feel prepared, your housing that is well-located and comfortable, or the field trips that take you to places off the beaten path—we’re all about our student services. This is just one of the things we’re known for.

Program taught in:
  • English
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