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Spend the summer with us!

The UWS EU Summer School is back for 2020. We’re inviting students from our international partners to live and study in Scotland for three weeks in July and August. The Summer School will be hosted at our Paisley Campus, on the edge of Glasgow.

  • Dates:  Monday 20th July (arrival weekend of 18th and 19th July)
  • Duration: 3 weeks
  • Campus: Paisley
  • Suitable for: Undergraduate students interested in gaining business skills
  • Credit bearing: 2 x 10 credit modules (10ECTS) via practical assessments and coursework
  • Cost: £1250
  • Included: Accommodation, Tuition, Excursions and Social Activities

APPLICATION DEADLINE: WEDNESDAY 22ND APRIL 2020

how to apply

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Course overview

The programme is a great opportunity to explore all that Scotland has to offer, allowing students to take home academic credit under the European Credit Transfer Scheme. Modules are delivered by expert lecturers in active learning suites, ensuring the best learning experience.

Students will take part in two modules which focus on enterprise, leadership and management which carry 10 ECTS credits alongside bespoke masterclasses that will cover; social media, career planning, personal branding and employability.

The timetable is structured to give you the freedom to explore Scotland and the UK. We’ll also provide opportunities for excursions to places like Loch Lomond and some fun social activities throughout.

Week 1

Monday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Welcome and Induction
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30-4.30: Welcome and Induction

Tuesday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Business Acceleration
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30-4.30: Leadership & Management Skills

Wednesday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Master class
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30-4.30: Business Acceleration

Thursday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Leadership & Management Skills
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30 -4.30: Leadership & Management Skills

Friday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Social Trip
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30 -4.30: Social Trip

Week 2

Monday

  • Free Time/Study

Tuesday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Business Acceleration
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30 -4.30: Business Acceleration

Wednesday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Master class
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30-4.30: Leadership & Management Skills

Thursday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Leadership & Management Skills
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30-4.30: Business Acceleration

Friday

  • Free Time/Study

Week 3

Monday

  • Free Time/Study

Tuesday

  • AM: Visit to Lanarkshire Campus - Team Activity Master Class
  • PM 1.30-4.30: Social Activity

Wednesday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Master class
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30-4.30: Leadership & Management Skills

Thursday

  • AM 9:30-12.30: Business Acceleration
  • Lunch break
  • PM 1.30-4.30: TBC

Friday

  • Celebration Event

How to apply

1. APPLY NOW

If you are looking to book your place for the EU Summer School, click on the ‘APPLY NOW’ link above.  This will take you to the online application page.  Please complete the following sections only:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Institution coming from
  • Current qualifications

On completing the online application, this will provide you with a Student Banner ID: B00xxxxxx. 

2. PAY Online

To secure your booking click on the ‘PAY ONLINE’ link above using your new Student Banner ID as your reference.

Last updated: 14/01/2020