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Introduction

KE Foundation offers A DIFFERENT KIND OF SUMMER SCHOOL’

For those who aspire and achieve: a taste of university life in English-speaking countries

Programs  are based on the campuses of leading universities in the USA (July), the United Kingdom, (July) and Canada ( July - August ). The programmes are designed for students aged 15-17 to  introduce them to future study at those universities, at one of the other universities which they’ll visit, or in fact at university in general. Each programme has a number of different courses (one per week) and special features unique to KE.



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Study Centres

UK: St. Catharine’s College, University of Cambridge;  
The University of St. Andrews, St. Chad’s College, University of Durham

USA: University of Massachusetts (Amherst, Massachusetts); Santa Clara University (in the heart of Silicon Valley, near San Francisco, California)

Canada: University of Toronto

Accreditations

Accredited by the British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education as a Short Course Provider. Accreditation covers courses delivered in the UK only.

Director Details

Year Of Foundation

2012

About the school

  • Long description:

    Each KE Foundation programme includes different courses:
    2-week programmes include two courses, each lasting one week

    3-week programmes include three courses, each lasting one week
    Course 1

    You can take a course which will introduce you to a subject which you’re probably not studying at school, but might wish to study at university level  – things like business, design,  engineering, medicine, law ( student choose one of these )
    Course 2

    You can  also be working on other skills: critical thinking, preparation for ACT and SAT,preparation for IELTS or TOEFL, or English for academic purposes ( student choose one of these )
    Course 3

    All 3-week programmes, plus 2-week programmes with St Andrews and UMass


    Each course includes 16 hours of classroom tuition, plus homework and project work, and the maximum class size is 15 (though most classes are smaller)


    Each course includes 16 hours of classroom tuition, plus homework and project work, and the maximum class size is 15 (though most classes are smaller)






     preparation for IELTS or TOEFL, or English for academic purposes. 

Why Should You Choose this School?

1. An atmosphere in which bright students can interact purposefully with other bright students, sharing ideas and aspirations.

2. Campus life at some of the most famous universities in three English-speaking countries: the UK, the USA and Canada.

3. Many of programmes give the opportunity to spend time in more than one centre, or even more than one country

4. Introduction to university study in a choice of academic subjects (business & entrepreneurship; creative arts; engineering & technology; law, society & international relations; medical sciences & psychology).

5. Under ‘Skills for learning’, there is a choice between: critical thinking; preparation for SAT and ACT (USA only); English for academic purposes (UK only); communication skills with TOEFL (USA/Canada) or IELTS (UK).

6. You can take part in activities typical of the country visited (e.g. golf, cricket, baseball).

Academic life

  • Average class size:
    15

Summer Programs

UK1, July 2-16, 14 nights, GBP 3.150
UK2, July 9-30, 21 nights, GBP 4.250
UK3, July 16 -30, 14 nights,GBP  3.150
UK4, July 16-30, 14 nights, GBP 3.150
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US1,July 9 - 23, 14 nights, USD 4.350
US2, July 9-30, 21 nights, USD 6.350
US3, July 16-30, 14 nights, USD 4.350
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CA1, July 23 - August 2, 10 nights, CAD 3.350
CA2, July 23 - August 12, 20 nights, CAD 6.650
CA3, August 2 - August 12, 10 nights, CAD 3.350
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KE Foundation, Head Office, UK | Best Boarding Schools
KE Foundation, Head Office, UK | Best Boarding Schools
KE Foundation, Head Office, UK | Best Boarding Schools
KE Foundation, Head Office, UK | Best Boarding Schools
KE Foundation, Head Office, UK | Best Boarding Schools

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Address

Wellington House, East Road, , Cambridge CB1 1BH, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom, Postcode - CB1 1BH

Phone - T +44 1223 451012
Email - info@best-boarding-schools.net

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