The University of Southampton

Find out what it is really like to study Electronics, Biomedical Engineering (Electronics) by joining our popular summer courses at the University of Southampton. 

Our popular Electronic and Computer Science Courses have been running successfully for many years. They are a great way of finding out more about subjects which are the cutting edge of technology and to explore whether this sector is right for you. 

We are excited to provide an online version of the Summer Taster Course (due to COVID-19) that will take place from 2nd to 6th August 2021. During this online course you will be able to apply your skills to Computer Science, Electronic Engineering or Biomedical Engineering (Electronics ). You will have the opportunity to hear from and work with our academics, students and have virtual tours of our labs and accommodation. 

This year we are offering two types of courses: Enhanced and Global.

  • The 'Enhanced' course is a traditional week long course with mentors, small group work and a you will recieve a certificate upon completion. The Enhanced course will require you to apply for the course, meet entry requirements and costs £35. Bursaries are availble. This will be an exhilarating week in which you get to improve your understanding, try out your design skills, solve some interesting problems, hang out (virtually!) with cool people and have lots of fun! This will include: practical problem solving in group swith a mentor, certificate of completion, any neccessary materials posted to you as well as support after the completion of the course. To find out about the entry requirements and whats included please click the apply link above*.  [This is now closed. Please register for our global course to learn about our courses, the university and the subject]. 
  • The 'Global' course is for all. There is no application form needed and you will have access to certain keynotes and lectures from modules. The requires no entry requirements and there is no fee. To attend the Global course please register your interest here
Virtual tours of our in our state-of-the-art laboratories
Virtually Get to know our current students
Virtual tours of campus and in our halls of residence