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The University of Warwick is delighted to be partnering with St Mary's University in Twickenham, delivering our London-based Summer School in July 2020.

Why choose the University of Warwick?The University of Warwick is a world leading Russell Group University widely recognised as a world leader in research and education. Recently ranked 9th in the UK (The Guardian 2020 League Table), the University of Warwick has 17 subjects in the top ten including Computer Science, Business and Management Studies and Accounting and Finance (The Complete University Guide 2020) with Economics ranked Number 1 (The Good University Guide 2020). Our exciting Summer School in London enables more students to benefit from our excellent teaching and academic expertise. With its long academic history, focus on excellence and community and enviable self-contained London campus location, St Mary's is our ideal partner for this exciting and enriching three week summer experience.

Renowned academics and speakers

George Akerlof delivering a lecture at Warwick Summer School

Students are able to debate and discuss issues with renowned academics such as Professors Philip Booth, Abhinay Muthoo, Franklyn Lisk and Vicky Pryce. We also attract top guest speakers and offer interactive sessions with eminent public figures. Nobel Prize winner George Akerlof, the former Cabinet Secretary and Head of the UK Civil Service Lord Gus O Donnell and eminent economist Lord Robert Skidelsky have all spoken in previous years.

The lecturers were really friendly and helped you out if you needed anything and the course covered a wide range of topics.
Aly Elgaby (Egypt)

Courses suitable for all levels

A variety of courses with Warwick Summer School

The range of courses on offer at the Summer School means that whether you are looking to boost your core knowledge or aiming to broaden your academic skill set and study something a bit more specialised, we have a course that is right for you. Our range of courses attract undergraduate and postgraduate students including working professionals, which facilitates stimulating class discussion and insightful learning.

It has been 7 days since I left London and it feels like the Summer School was a dream with marvellous people and activities
Yang Xuan (China)

London on your doorstep

Warwick Summer School students in London

London is the political, economic and cultural capital of the UK. With a history stretching back over thousands of years, London is full of world-class tourist attractions (many free), top restaurants, beautiful open spaces and brilliant shopping as well as being one of the most diverse cities across the globe. Voted as the best City for students (2019 QS Best Student Cities Rankings), London presents energy and excitement during the summer months.

I had an unforgettable and wonderful experience. I love the UK and University of Warwick, and I want to go back to Warwick in the future as a graduate student.
Zhengyu Yin (China)