Oxford International College

Location: Oxford

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Oxford International College is the top performing Sixth Form college in the UK. In 2019, the college has earned the top slot in the UK Independent Schools league tables after its students achieved record A-level results.

Located just a short walk from Oxford city centre, Oxford Spires hosts a summer vacation programme at the College, which combines English lessons with getting to know the historic city of Oxford.

Ocford International College



Location: Central Oxford

  • Short walk from Oxford city centre
  • Just footsteps away from the college are a good choice of restaurants and bistros serving lunches and dinners. On the Cowley Road near the Hall of Residence there are a large number of lively food outlets frequented by students.

Summer Language Vacation: 1 July - 12 August 2020 (1-4 weeks) for ages 12-17 years

Combine learning English with activities and excursions.

Residential – twin, ensuite bedrooms a 5 minute walk from the college building or homestay with local families, based on twin occupancy (students travel on public transport).

Residential accommodation:

  • Twin, ensuite study bedrooms
  • Separate boys and girls boarding houses
  • Located just a 5 minute walk from the college building
  • Sociable common room
  • Laundry facilities available
  • Bed linens provided and changed weekly (towels not provided)
  • All meals prepared and served in the school dining hall
  • Free wifi on campus

Homestay accommodation:

  • Based on two students sharing
  • Individual placement prices available
  • Local travel card included
  • Students travel to school on public transport
  • Local families, organised by local, independent homestay agency
  • All hosts regularly inspected and held to British Council standards
  • Bed linens, towels, and weekly laundry service provided
  • Breakfast and dinner with hosts, lunch at college
  • Wifi available in all hosts’ homes

Read more about our accommodation options.

Here's a sample timetable for our Oxford International College summer language vacation:

Sample language vacation timetable at Oxford International College


Oxford International College campus

College accommodation block

Common areas

College common area

Oxford International College canteen

College canteen

Typical classroom

Typical classroom

Typical ensuite bedroom

Typical ensuite bedroom

Typical bedroom

Typical bedroom

Download an information sheet on Oxford International College's Summer Vacation:

Oxford International College's summer vacation info sheet

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