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Online Summer Study Abroad

Online Summer Study Abroad

Take one of our 3 week online Study Abroad courses and develop your skills while connecting with other students from around the world.

Our online Summer Study Abroad programme provides interactive and engaging content that you can experience from anywhere. You will experience live sessions that allow you to engage with your tutor and other students from around the world in real time. Students will be able to engage with our course leader and other students on a stimulating array of activities related to our courses and London’s rich contemporary visual and material culture.

Dates: 29 June - 17 July 2020 (3 weeks)
Tuition fee: £1,235

View our online Summer Study Abroad courses

Culture, Criticism and Curation student
© Alys Tomlinson

Art History, Criticism and Communication

Engage with contemporary visual practice and theory in art history, criticism and communication on our online Summer Study Abroad course at Central Saint Martins.

Online Summer Study Abroad Design Management
Image copyright: Lewis Bush

Design Management

Apply critical thinking and design research methods to a range of projects and collaborations that address social, business and environmental needs on our online Summer Study Abroad course at London College of Communication.

Image of Artefact Magazine


Develop your skills as a journalist on this online Summer Study Abroad course at London College of Communication. Gain a rewarding insight into how to create accurate and compelling content across media platforms.

Black and white book series by Ziyan Lu.
Ziyan Lu - MA Book Arts

Fashion Business and Luxury Brand Management

In this London College of Fashion Study Abroad course, you will gain an understanding of the principles and practices behind luxury brand management including economic management, production and distribution channels of a brand.

Close up of costume with feathers and fur
Close up, Costume with feathers and fur by Stephanie Shaw LCF Show at Oxo Tower. Image David Poultney

Visuals for Fashion

In this London College of Fashion Study Abroad course, you will explore visual communication and develop critical thinking in relation to fashion images and the importance of visual literacy.

Credit value

Each course is 45 contact hours (suggested credit value of 3 US credits). Students receive a Record of Study on completion of the course along with a suggested credit value. Credit is awarded by the home institution.

Level of study

Summer Study Abroad is suitable for students who have completed at least 1 year of undergraduate-level study.

Level of English

The equivalent of IELTS 5.0 or above is required.

The equivalent of IELTS of 6.0 or above is required for Journalism, Acting Shakespeare with Drama Centre and Art History, Criticism & Curation.

Summer 2020: Scholarship

Apply for our Summer 2020 scholarship. The Award winner will receive the cost of the tuition fee.

To apply for the Summer Study Abroad 2020 Scholarship, you must first hold a conditional offer of a place on an Summer Study Abroad Online course. To make your application, complete one of the following:

Create a video (no longer than two minutes) OR write a 250 word blog post (with photos) answering the following question:

Why I want to study a Summer Study Abroad course at UAL

Submissions should be sent to with the subject Summer Study Abroad 2020 Scholarship Application. The deadline for scholarship submissions is 15 June 2020.

  • Scholarship winners will be asked to take part in promotional activities to promote Summer Study Abroad and the scholarship scheme.
  • The scholarships cover the tuition-fee only and depend on you successfully enrolling for the course. Our cancellation policy still applies.

Hear from Study Abroad students

Study Abroad Alumni: Myles Loftin

Meet Myles. Myles is a portrait and fashion photographer. He studies at Parsons School of Design and came to London to join the Photography course at London College of Communication, UAL.