Summer STEM research projects

Contribute to a cutting-edge research group with a specialist project.

Programme dates Sunday 10 July to Saturday 20 August 2022
Programme fee £5,995
What's included

We offer a £500 discount for International Partner Universities and Study Abroad student mobility partners (email if you are unsure about your status).
Credits Upon successful completion of the programme students will receive 20 academic credits, suggested as equivalent to 10 ECTS or 5–6 US semester credits.

Who it's for

A wide variety summer of research projects is offered across our STEM faculties, suiting students from a range of disciplines. This is a unique and exciting opportunity if you have ambitious postgraduate or career aspirations.

What you'll learn

This is a summer school with a difference: you'll build your own research pathway under the supportive supervision of our world-class researchers while gaining academic credit. You'll develop your teamwork, clinical and scientific inquiry, scientific referencing, and presentation skills.

Research projects available

We will provide a list of current research projects on this page, as soon as this information is available.

If you do not see a research project that fits your current academic interests you can email for information about when a project that is more relevant to you might become available.

Entry requirements

You must meet all of these requirements to be eligible for this summer school:

Early-bird application deadline

1 April 2022

We offer a £500 discount for early-bird applicants who apply by 1 April 2022. Accepted applicants must pay their deposit within 4 weeks of receiving their offer of study to receive this discount.

Final application deadline

1 June 2022

Study level Currently studying at undergraduate level, with at least two years of a three-year degree or three years of a four-year degree completed by the start of the summer
Subject requirements Studying a subject aligned to the chosen primary research project
Academic requirements GPA equivalent to a minimum of 60% on the UK scale, C on the ECTS scale, or 3.0 on a 4.0 GPA scale
English language requirements

If English is not your first language, you need to meet our English language Profile E.

You can view the tests and levels we accept by visting our Profile E language requirements page and selecting the 'English Language Proficiency Tests' tab. If you took the CET-4 or CET-6 tests, email to find out what scores we will accept. 

Age 18 or over

Contact us

You can email or phone us if you have any questions about the course or your eligibility.

Life in Bristol

We provide accommodation, meals, transfers and a programme of exciting social activities. Find out more about what your time in Bristol will be like.

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