Recent Articles

Read the most recent articles from Oxford Royale's team of talented, insightful writers.

Brand-New Booking System Now Live

Oxford Royale Summer Schools has just launched a new booking system – faster, simpler and smoother. Our brand-new booking system makes the registration process much…

January 16, 2018

New for Summer 2016 – Insight Masterclasses

We are excited to inform you that applications for ORA’s SAT Preparation course are now open!

January 15, 2018

8 Amazing Research Findings from UK Universities in 2017

Universities do so much more than just teaching, and UK universities have had a great year in terms of the research they produce. Some discoveries…

January 15, 2018

Britain is in Another Massive Housing Bubble, but it’s Not News: its Historical Obsession with Housing Has Cost the Country its Place in the World

by Andrew Alexander The views represented in this article are solely those of the author and may not be construed as in any way representative…

January 13, 2018

Introduction to Medicine selling out fast – more spaces added

Oxford Royale Summer Schools is pleased to announce that due to huge demand – with some classes already fully booked – we are doubling the…

January 13, 2018

London Summer School Accommodation: Goodenough College

We are delighted to announce that students attending our London Summer School programmes in 2017 will be staying in historic Goodenough College. Founded in 1930…

January 13, 2018

First Ever Student from Myanmar

Oxford Royale Summer Schools is delighted to welcome our first ever student from Myanmar, bringing our total of nationalities for this coming summer up to…

January 12, 2018

St Andrews exterior with red ivy

Spotlight on St Andrews

Oxford Royale Summer Schools is most renowned for its summer courses, residential in some of the top universities in the UK. Not to mention our…

January 12, 2018

New Excursion for 2015: Warner Bros Harry Potter Studio Tour

There’s always been something a little bit magical about spending the summer with Oxford Royale Summer Schools. Maybe it’s Oxford’s narrow, cobbled streets that are…

January 9, 2018

Summer School Scholarship Deadline – Friday 15th January

The deadline for the Summer School Scholarships 2016 is fast approaching. Students wishing to submit an application for a scholarship must complete the Stage 1…

January 8, 2018

7 International Oxford and Cambridge Graduates

Lists of famous Oxford and Cambridge alumni tend to be dominated by people from the UK. Given that they’re British universities, that’s unsurprising. You’ll undoubtedly…

January 8, 2018

One Week Remaining to Apply for our 2017 Scholarship Programme!

Budding scholars have exactly one week remaining in which to submit Stage 1 of their applications.

January 6, 2018

New Year Diets Banned as Oxford Royale Summer Schools Expands

Our course offering for 2018 is expanding, with more courses than ever before, and in more locations. There has never been a better time to…

January 5, 2018

The 8 New Year Resolutions Most Likely to Fail (And the 8 Most Likely to Succeed)

Everyone knows that most New Year’s resolutions fail, from the diets we give up in the first week in February to the expensive gym memberships…

January 4, 2018

Happy New Year from Oxford Royale Summer Schools!

To celebrate the New Year, here are celebrations from some of the many places that ORA students hail from. Sydney Rio de Janeiro Paris Berlin Shanghai…

January 1, 2018

New Testimonials Now Online!

We are pleased to tell you that we have just released a number of new student testimonials on the Oxford Royale Summer Schools website. The…

January 1, 2018

5 Books That Changed Britain And Why They Had The Impact They Did

No one can deny that books have power. Looking at new book technologies shows us that much. We can look at what ensued when codices…

January 1, 2018

8 Ways to Cope with New School Term Stress

Going back to school after a lengthy holiday can be tough.

January 1, 2018