ISSOS in Cambridge, England:
Is your teenager interested in studying business or are they a budding entrepreneur? ISSOS provides international students (ages 13-18) from around the world the opportunity to study Business Studies & Entrepreneurship as part of a 3-week, all-inclusive summer school program. Located in the world-famous university town of Cambridge in south-east England, our residential summer camps are held in July and August and provide a balanced summer program of academics, culture and fun.Email: Contact us below
Cambridge is ideally located only 50 miles / 80 km north-east of Central London. All students will be picked up by a uniformed member of staff at the selected international airport. ISSOS also offer summer programs in Scotland.
Business Studies & Entrepreneurship Summer Program:
During their 3-week program, students must choose one academic subject and one elective subject to study during their 3-week program.
Students at Cambridge have the opportunity to take Business Studies & Entrepreneurship as an academic subject.
This unique program introduces students to the world of enterprise and helps to build their confidence, develop their communications skills and engage their imagination to discover their passion for business.
The elective courses that can be taken alongside this course are: Theatre; Fencing; Photography; Tennis; or Outdoor Leadership.
In this course, students will learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and the fundamentals of starting a business and marketing a product.
Through a series of interactive workshops, practical tasks, and case studies, they will learn about some of the world's most successful businesses and understand what makes them work.
In small groups, students will generate ideas for businesses or products and will present these ideas to a panel.
As well as learning to write a business plan, students will investigate the inner workings of a successful company: how a business operates, how to build a successful team, and the leadership qualities of effective managers and leaders.
In addition, they will research how to market their product and generate interest.
Participants are challenged to further develop their interpersonal and leadership skills through an enhanced curriculum that includes: Team building and managing others; Goal setting and time management; Marketing of a product and/or a business; Public Speaking and Presentation Skills.
"It’s hard to sum up ISSOS in a few lines, but its quite easy to sum up in one word: Brilliant! From classes to activities to trips, ISSOS has something for everyone and more than one thing for most."
- Rachel, USA