From July 1 to August 9, 43 students from seven schools of Beihang University participated in the summer school program of University College London (UCL) in two batches. The program attracted over 700 students from more than 50 countries or regions.
The summer school focused on course learning. The students could choose from more than 60 courses, such as mathematics, economy, law, culture, art management and psychology, according to their interests and majors. After three or six weeks of study, the students passed the corresponding examinations and received the certificate of the program.
Besides courses, UCL also organized abundant extracurricular activities, such as British Culture Competition, enjoying world-famous musicals, picnics in the park and yacht race, which enabled the students to experience the unique culture of Britain and gain insights into its glorious history. During their stay, Beihang students won wide praise from organizers for their excellent academic performance and literary accomplishment.
Founded in1826, University College London (UCL) is a leading multidisciplinary university in London. It is known as "G5 Super Elite University" with Oxford University, Cambridge University, Imperial College, and London School of Economics and Political Science. According to the QS World University Rankings 2019, it is ranked 10th in the world.
Reported by Gao Yuan and Li Ruowei
Reviewed by Li Deyu
Edited by Jia Aiping
Translated by Lyu Xingyun