About Oxford Royale Academy

Experts in world-class academic experiences for students from across the globe, Oxford Royale Academy is one of the UK’s leading providers of international summer schools and year-round university preparation programmes.

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Awards, Accreditations and Memberships

We are delighted to have received several of the most prestigious awards in the education sector and recognition by numerous accreditation bodies as a result of our exemplary standards of education, service and safety.

Our Story

With a firm and enduring belief that education changes lives, ORA started out as an idea in an Oxford undergraduate dining hall, and stands proud today as the UK’s most established and innovative summer programme provider.

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Oxford Royale and our Host Venues

Our programmes are independently run and are not endorsed by the universities, schools and colleges in which we operate.

ORA Impact

Learn more about our active approach to enrich the lives of our students by providing them with opportunities and experiences that will have a lasting impact on their future.

Useful Information

Learn more about our policies, safeguarding and supervision measures, and more.

Covid-19 Response

Oxford Royale Academy is committed to delivering the same award-winning educational experiences within a safe and secure environment.

Why Choose Oxford Royale?

Learn more about the ORA difference and why students return to our summer and online courses year after year.

Teaching Philosophy

It is our firm belief that education shapes futures and changes lives. Learn more about how that translates into our approach to teaching at ORA.

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Educators, Schools and Groups

Our dedicated Partnerships team can provide advice and guidance on the ideal programme for your group or individual students, and practical support throughout the process.


Get in touch with one of our friendly support team for any enquiries, or to start your booking. We look forward to hearing from you.

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