With a central London location and exclusive modules, London Metropolitan University's International Summer School is a unique opportunity for international students to live and study for four or eight weeks in one of the world's most fascinating cities whilst earning academic credit for a degree.
During our programme, students will experience UK academic life through lecturers on our campuses, complemented by an exciting range of academic-led field trips, making the most of what the city has to offer.
Internship options in a wide range of industries are available to students who wish to enhance their CVs/resumes by working in a global city.
If you are looking to study abroad during the academic year, you may be interested in our study abroad programme, which will be running in the autumn and spring semesters.
To apply for the International Summer School you'll need to complete our International Summer School application form.
Session one modules: 5 June – 30 June 2023
Britain, Brand and Luxury
This module offers an introduction to brand management and the specificities of the luxury market in London.
Creative Capital: London’s Art and Design
Study the art and design of London and understand the context of the social, political, cultural and economic circumstances of artefacts’ production and collection.
Crime in London
Learn about the criminal justice system in the capital, from the history of policing to one of the world's most famous courts, the Old Bailey.
Session two modules: 3 July – 28 July 2023
Architecture in London
Learn about the history and the life of the city while exploring drawing and writing techniques.
Internship in London
Many companies have offices in London, which is a great place to gain work experience. This programme can only be taken in combination with an academic module from the first session.
London Press Pack: Journalism in the City
Enhance your practical journalism skills and learn about ethical problems involved in professional news-writing on our journalism module.
London's Multibillion Pound Visitor Economy
With more than 19 million international tourists each year, London is one of the major city destinations globally. Explore the different dimensions of the city’s visitor economy.
Throughout the International Summer School programme, you'll have the opportunity to add on a range of excursions and social activities. The availability and cost of excursions will vary depending on the date and number of sessions you join. A list of excursions will be released nearer the time of the International Summer School and, once you have submitted your application.
Self-catered student accommodation is available throughout the International Summer School. Located on the Square Mile, close to a variety of restaurants, shops, cafes, and markets, the Hall offers great transport links (a 5-minute walk from Old Street underground station and various bus routes) and easy access to both our campuses (Holloway and Aldgate).
Fees and dates
£1,561 for Session One: Saturday 3 June to Saturday 1 July (28 nights)
£1,561 for Session Two: Saturday 1 July to Saturday 29 July (28 nights)
£3,122 for two sessions: Saturday 3 June to Saturday 29 July (56 nights)
What is included?
All our rooms are single rooms. Each bedroom comes with a bed, wardrobe, desk, and chair. Flats have six to eight rooms, a large shared kitchen and two or three bathrooms (depending on the size). Students will be provided with bedding (duvet, pillow, sheets, and towels) and kitchen supplies (cutlery, pans, and crockery). Wi-Fi is included.
Booking the accommodation
Once students have confirmed their place at the London Met International Summer School by paying their tuition fees/accepting their offer letters, they will be invited to purchase their accommodation on the London Met online store. Please note that spaces are limited and will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. The housing payment deadline is 28 April 2023.
Students may also make their own arrangements, especially if they have friends or family in London and we can suggest other private rented accommodation.
If you have any questions, please get in touch with the International Summer School team at email@example.com.