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Welcome to the news hub of Oxford Royale Academy. You will find all the latest news and stories about education and about life at Oxford Royale here

‘Testament of Youth,’ starring Alicia Vikander, filming in Oxford now!

Oxford is used to having film crews around. Whether the city is playing itself, as in Morse and its spinoffs, Lewis and Endeavour, playing somewhere…

April 11, 2014

“Facilitating” A-Levels: Pick These Subjects if You Want A Place at a Top University

When it comes to applying for university, there’s no getting away from the fact that some A-level choices are more desirable than others for admissions…

July 8, 2014

“The times they are a-changing….” | Oxford Royale Summer Schools

Autumn is creeping in at Yarnton Manor, but at ORA, students are still learning as much, and having as much fun, as ever.

August 18, 2017

Three new courses announced for 2019

Exciting new courses for prospective veterinarians and automotive engineers are being launched for summer 2019.

January 8, 2019

Happy St Andrew's Day!

The national day of Scotland is the 30th November, and we're looking into who St Andrew was, and why his feast day is celebrated.

November 30, 2018

Autumn Events at Yarnton Manor

Autumn has been an exciting time at Yarnton Manor, with celebrations of great British traditions and a graduation ceremony for our Gap Year students.

November 21, 2018

Scholarship applications for 2019 are now open!

Find out all about how to apply for a scholarship for Oxford Royale Academy's prestigious summer school courses.

November 7, 2018

The Rise and Rise of the Executive MBA

The Executive MBA is becoming an ever more popular degree choice - we take a look at who's driving the trend and why.

October 24, 2018

The Best University in the World – It's Official

The University of Oxford has topped the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for the third year in a row.

October 4, 2018

ORA sponsor and attend the WYSTC in Edinburgh

The 27th World Youth and Student Travel Conference took place last week in Edinburgh, and we were delighted to have the opportunity both to sponsor the event…

September 30, 2018

Learn about cutting-edge technology with Oxford Royale Academy

Two new courses on blockchain and cryptocurrency will be launched in 2019, letting students learn all about some of the most exciting tech trends of…

September 25, 2018

A Final Farewell to Summer 2018

As another summer comes to an end, it is time to wrap up ORA’s Summer School until 2019. The past 12 weeks of non-stop learning,…

August 31, 2018

ORA in the USA!

Another milestone achieved for Oxford Royale Academy this summer, with our first Summer School abroad in Yale, as well as offering 5 students the chance…

August 1, 2018

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Summer School Update

We have already entered Session 4 of the 2018 Summer School, and what a busy time we’ve had at Oxford Royale Academy! Students from all…

July 17, 2018

3 weeks in to Summer 2018

Yarnton Manor has already entered it’s third week of Summer 2018, and what a great three weeks it has been for both students and staff!…

July 1, 2018

Our Summer Schools 2018 Have Started!

Yesterday, the sun was shining as the campus team welcomed students and parents from around the world to Yarnton Manor for the beginning of Session…

June 4, 2018

A Snapshot of Things to Look Forward to this Summer

Summer School kicks off in less than two weeks, and we have been playing a game with ourselves to predict what will be the most…

May 29, 2018

Our Summer School Becomes More Mega-Diverse Every Day.

It’s time for another look at some of the latest nationalities just enrolled for summer 2018.

May 4, 2018

The Latest 5 Nationalities for Summer 2018

Every year at Oxford Royale Summer Schools, we welcome more and more students from around the world.

April 27, 2018

A Taste of the 2018 Excursions Available at Oxford Royale Summer Schools

This summer, students on one of Oxford Royale Academy’s summer programmes will live and study in one of the UK’s top educational institutions, whether a university…

April 6, 2018

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ORA becomes a member of ALTO

Oxford Royale Summer Schools - the name is synonymous with summer study, but that’s not all we are synonymous with.

March 23, 2018

100 nationalities now enrolled for 2018!

It is always an exciting moment when we reach a new landmark. And tipping the scales at over 100 nationalities booked for our 2018 summer…

March 15, 2018

Meet the Scholars: Karla

Over the next few weeks, we will be introducing you to our successful scholarship applicants for 2018. Congratulations to you all!

February 16, 2018

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