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Queen Mary Summer School

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We regret to inform you that due to the ongoing coronavirus situation, the Queen Mary Summer School 2020 has been cancelled.

This is in line with precautions being taken by universities across the UK to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. We made this difficult decision because the safety of our students and staff comes first. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this may cause you.

Please visit our dedicated page for more detailed information and guidance.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

The Queen Mary Summer School is a great opportunity to discover what it’s like to study at one of the UK’s top universities, while living in one of the coolest parts of London!

Our Summer School programme features a broad range courses, put together by our world-class academics in a variety of disciplines. You can specialise according to your interests, knowing that each session will be thought-provoking, challenging and exciting in equal measure.

Your Queen Mary Summer

Discover a hidden London – Go on field trips which will enhance your teaching and bring an element of tangibility to your course. Explore London in a way that most tourists - or even Londoners - don't normally get to.
Be taught by experts - Learn from internationally respected academics who are experts in their subjects.
Call our campus your home - Live and study on our Mile End campus, the largest self-contained residential campus in London with a dedicated team to help you make the most of your stay with us.

Why study this summer?

 An academic adventure like no other: you will meet and discuss your subject with some of the world’s leading experts.

  • Use the credits achieved on courses towards your home degree, making your summer really count. Click here to find out more.
  • Enhance your employability - according to Universities UK, a study period abroad 'enhances future employability and academic success’ (2017).
  • Gain new perspectives on your academic subjects that you can take back to your home university.
  • Make friends from across the world and make memories of your international experience that will stay with you for the rest of your life.