Young Professionals Courses in Oxford and Tonbridge in the United Kingdom, offers ambitious students an insight into different future career paths. Students choose one subject per week, and receive a combination of classroom theory-based teaching as well as practical sessions.
Each week, students go on a ‘Study-in-Action’ excursion, to a destination related to their chosen career. Young Professionals UK provides the student with insight into future careers at a boarding school location in the UK.
In Oxford the programme takes place at d’Overbroecks College, one of Oxford’s most prestigious and innovative pre-university institutions and at Tonbridge School, in Kent, a famous and established English public school.
Career Path Options Students can choose one of the following career paths to explore: Business (Oxford & Tonbridge) Computer Science (Oxford) Engineering (Oxford) Media & Communications (Oxford) Medicine (Oxford) Art & Design (Tonbridge) Forensic Science & Criminology (Tonbridge) International Relations & Law (Tonbridge) Performing Arts.
Young Professionals combines professional skills tuition with a choice of vocational disciplines. Students choose one subject per 2-week course and receive specialist tuition which provides an opportunity to discover potential career options.
‘Young Professionals’ receive a variety of teaching styles, including theory lessons, practical sessions and group project work. Two full-day excursions are also provided each week, including one ‘Study-in-Action’ day related to a student’s chosen specialism.
The social programme and weekly excursions are all designed to link with the academic syllabus each week. Students are always busy and having fun inside and outside the classroom with the extensive social programme of local activities and visits to places of interest.
Cost and Session Information
Programme Dates & Tuition 2021
Tonbridge School, Kent
Two-Four week courses available: 6 July – 3 August
Two-Five week courses available: 6 July – 10 August Fees
The price per week for students aged 13-16 and 16-18 at Young Professionals UK is £1,800; ($2,340 for US applicants).
Included in Course Fees Prices are fully inclusive, meaning that the only money students need to bring is for souvenirs!