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Business Summer School in London

Business Summer School in London

There’s no better place to study the fascinating and fast-evolving world of business than in London, the world’s financial capital. Join Oxford Royale Academy’s London Business Summer School in 2020 and be at the epicentre of it all.

Take the first steps to becoming our business leaders of tomorrow

An important international hub for the finance and technology industries, and home to a multitude of innovative and world-leading companies, London is a truly exciting place to study business. The ultimate multicultural city, London attracts the world’s brightest minds. You’ll learn from other students’ diverse cultures, develop crucial communication skills and build your own global network of lifelong friends – all of which will prove invaluable later on in your career.

You’ll be in good company: discover how this vibrant city shaped some of the world’s most powerful business people, including Lord Alan Sugar of The Apprentice fame, and Richard Branson, founder of Virgin.

The perfect taster course for ambitious students considering studying business in a top London university in the future, London is the kind of city you keep rediscovering.  And with top salaries and career prospects there for the taking, it’s the ideal city from which to launch your business career.

Business courses in London

At Oxford Royale Academy’s London Business Summer School, you’ll learn how to bring your entrepreneurial ideas to life through studying the principles of accounting, finance, marketing, human resources and business ethics. You’ll analyse real-life case studies of successful and not-so-successful big name brands and learn what it takes it succeed.

In addition to learning business theory, you’ll develop your leadership and teamwork skills in practical workshops and undertake a competitive group project to research, design and market a brand new business idea, pitching and defending it to your classmates.

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Call an exciting city 'home'

Outside of class, you’ll experience London’s unrivalled kaleidoscope of history, architecture, culture and cutting-edge creativity.

You’ll enjoy every variation of cuisine, art, theatre, and music you could ever imagine, and explore the city’s 170 (mostly free) museums, 250 art galleries and 3,000 parks and open green spaces.

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Give yourself an edge

On this course, you’ll develop vital skills that will hold you in good stead throughout your career, wherever you end up – including communication, teamwork, confidence in presenting and pitching, as well as project and financial management.

You’ll work on group projects focused on leadership and gain confidence in talking to people from a wide variety of different backgrounds.

You’ll learn how to manage your own time, prioritise tasks and use technology to your advantage.

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Discover Imperial College London

Established by royal charter in 1907, prestigious Imperial College London ranks in the world’s top 10 universities. Focusing specifically on science, engineering, medicine, and business, the university cultivates excellence through its world-class teaching and research.

Imperial College London’s enviable location in South Kensington gives you the best of everything London has to offer. The Natural History and Victoria and Albert museums, the English National Ballet, and the Royal Albert Hall are right on your doorstep, as well as the green open spaces of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens.

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Enjoy innovative learning and hear from inspiring guest speakers

On our Business courses in London, you’ll study using the latest innovative techniques. 

You’ll hone your research and analytical skills by picking apart famous successful brands as real-life case studies, and you’ll undertake competitive group projects to navigate real-life business obstacles.

Hear exactly what it takes to succeed in business directly from those who already have. Past guest speakers include Tom Toumazis, chairman and founder of the ChildLine board as well as three start-ups, and former deputy Managing Director of ITV.

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Experience world-class teaching

High quality teaching is at the heart of everything we do at Oxford Royale Academy.

Our inspiring teachers have taught at some of the world’s most famous universities, including Imperial College London. They deliver interactive lessons that go far beyond the traditional classes you may be used to.

You’ll learn through games, workshops, debates and group challenges, meaning that no two days will ever be the same!


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Experience global cultures

You’ll study with students from all over the world, giving you the opportunity to learn about their diverse cultures, and practice interacting with people outside of your normal circle – essential skills in the world of business.

Moreover, you’ll make lifelong friends who will likely become valuable business connections in the future!

Ready to find your perfect course?

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“The two weeks I spent at ORA were a whirlwind of exciting activities, intense learning and unforgettable experiences!”

- Oshea, Sri Lanka

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I have gained more knowledge, and can therefore make more of an impact on the world. I think that my future goals have become clearer as I have explored options at ORA.

- Nia, Belize

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“In every topic, every student equally contributed his or her ideas and made each other see things from a different lens. It was this abundance of new perspectives and the chance to look at things from those different angles that made it an extremely fulfilling experience.”

- Minjinsor, Mongolia

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“Thanks to Oxford Royale Academy, I now have the necessary tools to take on all future obstacles.”

- Cyrian, Benin

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“This is exactly what it means to be a part of a big international family. ORA is a place where everyone cares for you and everyone is ready to help you.”

- Serly, Armenia

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Study in confidence