Global Summer School

Students
  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Short course
  • Location: City site
  • Starting: July
  • Course duration: One, two, three or four weeks

What do you look for in an international summer school? A broad range of courses that offer credit? The flexibility to design your own programme? An opportunity to gain valuable new knowledge while exploring a city that's famous for its history, music, sports and student-friendly nightlife?

Book your place now to gain new skills at a university awarded best for international student experience at the 2016 WhatUni awards.

Our summer courses are delivered by experts who bring academic and industry experience to their subject.

They'll broaden your skills and knowledge and introduce you to new ways of thinking, demonstrating how Nottingham and NTU are contemporary places to live and study.

Our programme allows you to either deepen your subject knowledge or broaden your interests. You can get to know our faculty, connect with projects, and practice what you have learned through activities in and around Nottingham.

We're right in the heart of England, with London, the coast and all the major attractions within easy reach. We provide you with a real experience of living and learning in the UK, in a city famous for the tales of Robin Hood. Nottingham is a UNESCO City of Literature and the UK's City of Football, and our Creative Quarter helps to maintain our city's reputation as one of the best for artists and designers.

So take action and apply today.

Read more about the courses, schedule, fees, accommodation and how to enrol on these pages or our brochure.

Programme highlights:

  • Gain credit that you might apply to your studies back home.
  • Improve your grades by increasing your knowledge in and around your chosen subject.
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture, and meet people from around the world.
  • Experience a new learning environment and new ways of working.
  • Create valuable experiences that will impress future employers.

Any questions?

Email

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2808

What you'll study

You can select one, two, three or four weeks of study. Each week runs Monday to Friday, 10 am - 4 pm.

Credit

Upon successful completion you'll receive a certificate to say you've attended and achieved a level of attainment expected by your tutor. You'll also be sent a transcript confirming that you've passed your course, and the number of credits achieved. Each week offers five NTU credits, which is equivalent to 2.5 ECTS.

Use this schedule to plan your summer.

Week 1
4 - 8 July 2016
Week 2
11 - 15 July 2016
Week 3
18 - 22 July 2016
Week 4
25 - 29 July 2016
Beautiful Little Buildings: Architectural Model MakingArchitecture and Heritage BOOKINGS CLOSEDArchitecture, Drawing and the City BOOKINGS CLOSEDArchitecture and the Edit BOOKINGS CLOSED
 3D Animation Summer School 
 Fashion Knitwear Summer School
Photography and Architecture BOOKINGS CLOSEDPhotography and the Alchemy of the Darkroom BOOKINGS CLOSEDFashion Photography BOOKINGS CLOSEDPhotography and the Artists' Book
Creative Writing BOOKINGS CLOSEDMuseums, Heritage and Exhibitions BOOKINGS CLOSED  
Radio Journalism BOOKINGS CLOSEDMagazine Journalism BOOKINGS CLOSEDSports Journalism BOOKINGS CLOSEDTV Presenting Skills BOOKINGS CLOSED
 Design Thinking Summer School
 Greenhouse Gas Reduction in Business Consultancy Project BOOKINGS CLOSEDSustainability in Practice Certificate BOOKINGS CLOSED
  Introduction to English Law BOOKINGS CLOSEDEuropean Law
Introduction to Education and Training Principles and Practices BOOKINGS CLOSEDIntroduction to Sociological Explorations in EducationLearning in Nature: Introduction to Forest School Principles 
English Language BOOKINGS CLOSED English Language 
Techniques in Molecular Biology BOOKINGS CLOSEDRobot Control with Mobile Apps BOOKINGS CLOSEDAdventures in Chemistry and Forensic Science BOOKINGS CLOSEDPractical Experiences in Sport and Exercise Science BOOKINGS CLOSED
   Introductory Statistics with R BOOKINGS CLOSED
 Applying Psychology to Your CommunityCriminal Justice System in the UK 

Choose from:

Architecture

Art and Design

Arts and Humanities

Business and Law

Education

English as a Foreign Language

Science and Technology

Social Sciences

Careers and employability

Summer studies abroad are a great addition to any CV.

Upon completing your summer school we hope you will consider further studies in the UK, either at Nottingham Trent University or elsewhere. At NTU we have an excellent range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Read more about Nottingham, NTU, and student life.

How to apply

These courses are aimed at college and university students who have completed at least one year of undergraduate studies in a related subject.

Step one
Read the guidance notes and complete the application form . You can choose from between one and four courses, so long as the schedule allows.

Step two
Email your form to our summer school team.

Step three
An NTU representative will be in touch to confirm there is a place available for you. They'll then help you to pay the fees online or via bank transfer. You'll also be sent information on accommodation, and you'll be supplied with a letter if you require a visa. Read our guidance notes about applying for a short term study visa.

Step four
Once payment is made you will be invited to complete your enrolment online.

Step five
Joining instructions about where to go on the first day will be sent closer to the course start date.

If you're making a booking on behalf of a group please contact us.

English language requirements

As a guide, you should be a moderate user of English. You should be equivalent to a level 6.0 on the IELTS scale (or at least 7.0 for the journalism courses). Read more about English language requirements here.

Enrolment deadline

We take enrolments until the courses are full. We recommend an early booking as places are limited.

Any questions?

Email

Telephone the summer school team: +44 (0)115 848 2808.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

These courses are aimed at college and university students who have completed at least one year of undergraduate studies in a related subject.

Step one
Read the guidance notes and complete the application form. You can choose from between one and four courses, so long as the schedule allows.

Step two
Email your form to our summer school team.

Step three
An NTU representative will be in touch to confirm there is a place available for you. They'll then help you to pay the fees online or via bank transfer. You'll also be sent information on accommodation, and you'll be supplied with a letter if you require a visa. Read our guidance notes about applying for a short term study visa.

Step four
Once payment is made you will be invited to complete your enrolment online.

Step five
Joining instructions about where to go on the first day will be sent closer to the course start date.

If you're making a booking on behalf of a group please contact us.

English language requirements

As a guide, you should be a moderate user of English. You should be equivalent to a level 6.0 on the IELTS scale (or at least 7.0 for the journalism courses). Read more about English language requirements here.

Enrolment deadline

We take enrolments until the courses are full. We recommend an early booking as places are limited.

Any questions?

Email

Telephone the summer school team: +44 (0)115 848 2808.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Fees and funding

£500 – £600 per week (plus accommodation)

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418