short-term study at essex
academic and professional summer schools
located at our historic colchester campus, surrounded by tranquil parkland, or the vibrant seaside town of southend, our summer schools combine academic rigour, research excellence and innovation. each summer school brings experts together from around the world to share their expertise and experiences; to provide insight into current trends and developments and to train participants in a range of specialised fields.
further information about these summer schools can be found below.
summer residential experiences
our summer residential experience provides year 12 students with an authentic university experience where you will not only develop your academic writing but you will also enhance your confidence and independence, as you cook and socialise in university halls, living like a real undergraduate student.
cpd and short courses
we also offer a range of cpd and short courses, and executive education programmes, designed to develop the key skills you'll need in your professional or academic career.
undergraduate international summer school
join us at our colchester campus for our 2020 international summer school. this exciting two-week programme combines high-quality teaching with a programme of social activities and excursions allowing you to experience the best of british culture and history.
dates: monday 20 july to friday 31 july 2020