The International Summer University offers an exciting social programme allowing you the opportunity to visit key attractions in the UK, experience British culture and make friends from around the world.
Special Events at Aston University:
- Welcome Reception
- Award Ceremony
Visits to Key UK Attractions:
- Visit to Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace of Shakespeare
- Trip to London
- Visit to Black Country Museum
- Day-trip to Alton Towers Theme Park
British Cultural Events:
- British Pub Night
- Meal at Balti Triangle
- Quiz / Fish & Chips Evening
- Cinema Evening
For detailed schedule please visit Social Programme Activities and Trips.
Participants in previous years have also enjoyed our city centre location – with excellent sports and social facilities on campus and easy access to Birmingham's fantastic cultural and social life – with a wide range of restaurants, pubs, clubs, theatres, cinemas, museums and art galleries, as well as superb shopping opportunities, all within easy walking distance.
Birmingham’s central location provides easy access to Wales, the Lake District, London, Oxford as well as to nearby Worcester and the Black Country. Why not stay on for a few days holiday in the UK?