Enrolment is open for our 2017 Summer Schools.

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STEM World Summer School 2017

We are pleased to announce our new venue for 2017 is Uppingham School, an outstanding independent boarding school situated in the heart of England. 

Academically one of the leading schools in the UK, the school benefits from a state-of-the-art science centre, sports facilities and boarding houses all situated in the heart of a beautiful English town.   This summer school is a Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme approved activity.

On offer is a wide selection of educational and stimulating strands enabling students to engage in interactive STEM enrichment activities in the topic of their choice. Strands include hands-on workshops, demonstrations, and discussion designed to encourage high level thinking and stretch the brightest of students.

Residential and non-residential places are available on all strands.

(Students must be under the age of 18 and students who are not yet 11 are unfortunately not able to stay residentially).

Non Residential:

Monday 17th July 2017


Monday 24th July 2017

Registration is at 08:30 each morning.

The academic day finishes at 16:30.

One week non-res: £630 - Monday to Friday

Wednesday Afternoon Trip

All students will take part in a trip on the Wednesday afternoon and students will return to campus after an evening meal.  A collection time for non-residential students will be advised prior to the start of the camp.

If non-residential students are not able to attend the trip, they can remain on campus and will take part in alternative fully supervised pastoral activities.

Thursday Guest Speaker

At the end of the academic day on Thursday, a guest speaker will give a lecture to the students from 16:30 – 18:00. Non-residential students are invited to attend this talk and can be collected at 18:00.


Sunday 16th July - Friday 21st July 2017
Sunday 23rd July - Friday 28th July 2017 
Registration is on Sunday afternoon from 15:00 - 17:00.

The Summer School finishes at 16:30 on Friday afternoon.

One week res: £1260
Sunday arrival and Friday departure
Two week res: £2800 
Sunday arrival, middle weekend, Friday departure
Additional option: Extra night on Friday 21st July - £98
Departure is on Saturday 22nd July (before 10:00).
Please select late departure when booking.  
If you require late departure at the end of Week 2 (Saturday 29th July), please enquire by contacting alison.brennan@exscitec.com



Bursary/Financial assistance

If  you would find it difficult to fund the full cost of an Exscitec course, it may be possible to negotiate a bursary by contacting Anna Comino-James at The Potential Trust – preferably by telephone on 01844 351666 (or by email: thepotentialtrust@clara.co.uk).


Please mention Exscitec and the STEM World Summer School when making your enquiry.

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Download our Summer booklet here

STEM World Week 1 17th - 21st July
Click here for strand options
STEM World Week 2 24th to 28th July
Click here for strand options

Science Discovery @ The Petersfield School

Ages 9 - 13

7th - 9th August 2017

Non Residential

Petersfield, Hampshire

Engineering Intelligence @ The Petersfield School

Aged 13-15 *

7th - 9th August 2017

Non Residential

Petersfield, Hampshire

*funding criteria applies

This Programme is sponsored by InSync Technology.

Summer School Statistics


32 Nationalities


600 Students

45 Subjects