Why study on the International Summer University?

ISU grads

The International Summer University (ISU) is a distinctive and sought after study programme combining intensive English language tuition with specialist courses in a variety of subjects.

International Summer University is a wonderful opportunity to sample life in the UK and study at one of the country’s leading universities in the heart of the UK's second largest city.   

The course attracts established and aspiring professionals from around the world, and is designed both for those already in employment, and for students at bachelor or graduate level (the minimum age is 18).

ISU gives you the chance to:

  • Improve your spoken and written English;
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest ideas and practices in a particular field of interest;

  • Take advantage of extensive, international networking opportunities;

  • Experience life in Birmingham the UK’s largest and most ethnically diverse regional city, close to some of England’s most attractive countryside and heritage!

  • Experience living and studying at one of the UK’s leading universities

Student Profile

Student Profile

Nazirul Ikram Sirozi
from Malaysia
"ISU programme has definitely provided appropriate and effective learning environment along with its comfortable accommodation for students. It also offers great opportunity for students to learn both personally and academically from established lecturers who are fully equipped with international teaching skills."

Employable Graduates; Exploitable Research