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World Scholars Academy offers elite engineering summer courses for students from ages 12-18 designed and taught by world-leading instructors. Explore your future career path and accelerate your success with personalized college guidance and high-level instruction in engineering led by the world's most accomplished educators.
World Scholars Academy courses are taught by world-elite instructors from top universities, hand-selected for their intellectual leadership and ability to transmit high-level insights to their students. On our programs you'll work both one-on-one with your instructor and in a select group of other academically-ambitious peers from around the world. Our summer courses introduce students to what it is like to undertake advanced study in leading disciplines, while providing the correct foundations and learning mindsets to attain the highest levels of academic and professional success.
Engineering summer courses are available for ages 15-18 and 12-14. World Scholars Academy engineering programs are delivered synchronously in (i) ten live and interactive online classes, and (ii) two one-on-one personalized academic tutorials.
World Engineers Academy (ages 15-18)
Class 1: Engineering Degrees & Careers
Class 2: Engineering Math & Study Skills
Class 3: Materials Science
Class 4: Structural Analysis
Class 5: Computer Science
Class 6: Hydraulics & Pneumatics
Class 7: Aerodynamics
Class 8: Electricity & Magnetism
Class 9: Engineering & Business
Class X: The Future of Engineering
Discover Engineering Academy (ages 12-14)
Class 1: Introduction to Engineering
Class 2: Mathematics Made Easy
Class 3: Materials & Structures
Class 4: Video Games & Computer Science
Class 5: Principles of Mechanics
Class 6: Introduction to Robotics
Class 7: The Science of Space Travel
Class 8: Biomedical Engineering
Class 9: Electricity & Magnetism
Class X: Changing the World with Engineering
Engineering Course Elements
• Max class size six (6) students
• Individual academic feedback and guidance
• Take-home continuing study exercises and resources
• Letter of Recommendation from your instructor (upon satisfactory participation)
• Access to video recordings of all ten (10) live classes for future review
• Course completion certificate
Classes will last approximately two hours and will be delivered on weekdays. Please visit our website for additional course details.
Meet Your Instructor
Dr. Akash Trivedi (PhD, University of Oxford) is a lecturer in the Department of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford, and is a member of the Solid Mechanics and Materials Engineering Research Group. He also holds a masters degree (MEng) in Aeronautical Engineering from Imperial College London specializing in Aerial Robotics.
He has been tutoring and mentoring engineering student aspirants for over 10 years. He is currently Lead Tutor for Materials Engineering at the University of Oxford, and teaches Mechanics, Structures, and Materials and Dynamics. He holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Education and is a fully qualified Teacher of Science.
He won the 2019 Young Stress Analyst Competition sponsored by Airbus, and has been Student President for Wolfson College Oxford, and Chair of the Graduate Student Committee for the Engineering Science Department at the University of Oxford.
"I can say without a doubt that I loved the experience. My goals were to both enrich my engineering knowledge and learn about the engineering career specialties. I accomplished those goals but was surprised at how much fun I had."
–Jake R. (15) Clarksburg, MD
?"Our tutor made the course look so easy which it was not and helped our doubts every time we asked him."
–Lara K. (14) Oxford, UK
?"The World Engineers Academy exposed me to several Engineering Branches that helped narrow my career search. Moreover, the exciting group activities like the Engineering Business Challenge were illuminating regarding how the real industry works."
–Hussain S. (16) Dubai, UAE
Cost and Session Information
World Scholars Academy welcomes ambitious and inquisitive students from around the world. Placements on our summer programs are capped and we recommend early enrollment for the best chance of success.
Engineering Summer Program Costs:
Engineering Summer Program Dates:
Program dates vary. Please visit our website for details.