English Language, Global Business and Social Issues Programme – Hertford College, Oxford University


Hertford College, one of the oldest of Oxford University’s 38 colleges, was founded in 1282. Located in the centre of historic Oxford, the beautiful college boasts the Bridge of Sighs, which is one of the most famous sights of the city. This is an ideal setting for students wishing to improve their language skills and knowledge of Britain and British culture.

This on-site two-week summer school is one of the shortlisted summer programmes eligible for HKSYU’s credit-bearing Summer Abroad Scheme (GEC206). Please note that credit transfer is NOT acceptable for summer programmes.

Programme Dates 24 June – 6 July 2024  (2 weeks)
Application Deadline 10 January 2024
Programme Fee HK$29,300

The fee covers single-occupancy bedroom in student accommodation/ programme-included meals/ study tour to London. On top of the programme fee, participants will need to pay for the round-trip air tickets and incidentals.

Accommodation Included in the programme fee


Submission of Application

  1. Submit an application to the International Unit by 10 January 2024.
  2. Attend a face-to-face interview on either 12 or 19 January 2024 .
  3. Those who are accepted to join this summer programme may participate in the Credit-bearing Summer Abroad Scheme by enrolling in GEC 206 Experiential Learning for Global Citizenship on or before 30 April 2023.
  4. The International Unit will brief you on issues related to this summer programme, guide you through submitting an application to the organiser, purchase insurance coverage and arrange accommodation for all participants. You will need to secure a proper visa (if applicable), purchase air tickets, etc.


Education Bureau’s Scholarship / Subsidy

Reaching Out Award

Please contact the Office of Student Affairs (OSA) for more details.



Please contact the International Unit by phone (2804-8407), email (studyabroad@hksyu.edu) or in person (RLB501 of Research Complex).



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