GSS staff and students

2019 Fees

The cost of one residential place on the Imperial College Global Summer School in 2019 is £4,590 per student.

Once you receive an unconditional offer, you will need to make an online payment of the full course fees within 14 days to confirm your place on the programme. We are unable to hold a place on the programme until full payment is received.

Fees and payment

What's included

The cost of the Global Summer School programme is £4,590. This includes:

  • All tuition
  • Course materials
  • Masterclasses
  • Use of campus facilities
  • Accommodation
  • Three meals a day
  • Social activities, including travel to and from activities
  • Certificate of participation on completion of the Summer School, awarded by Imperial
  • Meet-and-greet transfer service at Gatwick and Heathrow airports on the first and final day

What's not included

The following are not included in the Global Summer School fee:

  • Domestic or international travel to or from London at the start and end of the programme 
  • Any travel, cancellations to trips to/from Global Summer School
  • Possessions or medical/dental insurance for students
  • Any associated costs e.g. visa application costs
  • Spending money
  • Stationery
  • Laundry
  • Additional food or snacks outside of mealtimes


It is important to make a full payment promptly within 14 days of the offer being made to secure your place. It is not possible for payment to be made in stages; payment must be received in full for your place to be confirmed.

How to pay

Payment must be made by credit or debit card through our online payment portal. We are unable to hold a place on the programme before full payment is received.


If you change your mind within 14 days of making payment, please notify the Summer School team immediately, and we will be able to issue you with a refund. After 14 days, the payment becomes non-refundable.