Why Choose SBC International?

SBC International (SBC) is a provider of premium residential summer schools for international students aged between 8 and 17 years old.

12 Years of Summer School Experience
Since 2008, SBC has welcomed Young Learners from 151 nationalities to study with us at some of the UK’s most famous academic institutions including Eton College, Oxford University and Cambridge University.

One of the UK’s Most Multi-National Summer School Providers
SBC is committed to providing our students with an exceptional experience. We guarantee a truly multinational learning environment that encourages cross-cultural learning, collaboration, and friendship.

UK’s Top-Ranked Multi-Campus Summer School
In 2018, SBC achieved the maximum number of 15 Strengths in the British Council inspection. SBC is the first multi-centre summer school to be awarded 15 out of 15 Areas of Strength, thereby confirming SBC as one of the foremost summer course providers in the UK. Learn more here.

99% Customer Support Satisfaction
In 2019, 89% of our students’ parents rated the support and communication from our Admissions Managers at the highest rating of “Very Good”, with a further 10% returning “Good”. Apply to one of SBC’s courses today, and your personally assigned Admissions Manager will be in contact to provide expert guidance, answering any questions you or your child may have.

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We are the number one ranked summer school provider in the UK as ranked by the EL Gazette. We achieved 15/15 areas of strength in our British Council inspection – the first multi-centre summer school to achieve this.

Summer Boarding Courses has over 12 years of experience

This year SBC celebrates its 12th anniversary. We have welcomed over 12,000 students from 151 different nationalities to our SBC summer schools since 2008!

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SBC has welcomed students from 151 different nationalities. With a strict limit on the number of students who speak each language, this helps create a truly multinational environment for our students to thrive.

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As part of all our summer courses, students will give a Time to Shine presentation. This academic challenge promotes confidence building, presentation skills, research skills and develops our students’ teamwork and leadership skills.

Talking to Our Admissions Team

Summer schools are an important part of any student’s educational journey. Our dedicated admissions team, who work across our summer schools are available to help you choose the best summer school for your child.

Contact us now with any questions and for a free consultation with one of our team.

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