About Us

With our fantastic facilities and beautiful surroundings, Malvern College Summer School offers a first-class experience for all 11-16 year olds, who attend our courses.

“My children had a wonderful two weeks thanks to you and your professional staff. Thank you for everything” 

Rachel – Parent, 2019


Malvern College

For over 150 years Malvern has been revered as a school that defines a classic British education. A rich heritage of academic excellence is woven into the fabric of our architecture, where ideas can reach new heights, to be as expansive and inspiring as the views.

Take a walk through the grounds and you can feel the vibrations of a noble past, following the footsteps of CS Lewis, Francis William Aston, Edward B Titchener, James Meade, and Professor Chris Whitty, as well as famous personalities including the actor Denholm Elliot and broadcaster Jeremy Paxman.

But above all, Malvern is a home. A safe place where potential is discovered, where ambitions are realised and promises kept. Where pupils learn to become the best they can be, supported, nurtured and encouraged to explore and transform their future. As so many have done before them.



A Welcome by the Headmaster

“Malvern College Summer School is pleased to open its doors to international pupils aged 11-16 for the summer holidays 2022. Our focus is to improve English language skills and allow pupils a unique opportunity of experiencing a taste of a classic British education, by one of the UK’s leading independent schools. Our courses are managed, hosted and run by the College, meaning we are able to deliver the same high standard of education and facilities as what our own pupils receive.

The courses offered by Malvern College Summer School are all based on the same foundations we implement for our school activities – a strong academic focus, teamed with an enrichment programme that stimulates intellectual curiosity. Our programmes are developed to encompass not just classroom learning and workshops, but with regular activities to encourage the implementation of new-found skills in real-life scenarios.

We look forward very much to welcoming our 2022 pupils to Malvern College next summer.”


Keith Metcalfe

Headmaster, Malvern College

Headmaster Sign


Malvern Qualities

The pillars of our community are the Malvern Qualities. These principles define a Malvernian pupil long after they have left school and will equip them for life’s challenges and successes. They underpin our approach to learning, living and working together. As an integral part of the Malvern College experience our summer courses  are strongly aligned with the values and beliefs the College stands for. The highest standards of pastoral care, dedicated Malvern College teaching staff and a program designed to provide a unique experience of a traditional yet forward-thinking British boarding school are what makes our course so unique.

  • Kindness
  • Resilience
  • Self-awareness
  • Open-mindedness
  • Independence
  • Humility
  • Collaboration
  • Integrity
  • Curiosity
  • Ambition
  • Risk-taking

Malvern Qualities


Malvern College Summer School

Why Choose Us?

  • Managed, hosted and run by Malvern College staff
  • Unique taster experience of life at one of the great English independent schools
  • Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty


A Taste of a Classic British Education

2022 dates:

Programme (ages 11-16): 17th July-31st July 2022


Cost: £2,920 per pupil 


2022 Programme: 

The Malvern College Summer School programme focusses on improving English language skills for overseas pupils, both in ability and confidence as well as an introduction to a British education. The course includes:

  • A minimum of 30 hours English lessons (EAL)
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • Creative Arts
  • Music and Performing Arts
  • Sports and Outdoor Pursuits
  • Enrichment Workshops
  • Excursions to places of cultural interest

Please view our programme for further information.


Our Approach

Malvern Summer School is guided by The Malvern Qualities – a set of principles that underpin our approach to education and equip our pupils for life’s challenges ahead of them.

This is supported by the highest standards of pastoral care, dedicated teaching staff and a programme designed to provide a unique experience of a traditional yet forward-thinking British boarding school.

Our programme involves a mix of classroom-based lessons and practical experiences that ensure pupils adopt a comprehensive approach to learning the English language. We also aim to develop study and independent learning skills that enable pupils to continue excelling at mastering the English language long after they return home.




Malvern College Summer School

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