Summer University - is it for you?

A Summer University course will boost your confidence and could be your first step towards gaining a degree.


The full programme will be available from April 2016.

Contact us:
01642 342291.
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Summer University could be for you if you would like to:

  • return to study after taking a break from education
  • gain the qualification you need for a promotion
  • change career direction
  • enjoy the personal satisfaction of learning.

How can I apply?

Before making an application, please check course details (including dates and times) using the links on the right.

What can I study?

Courses range from creative writing to forensic and crime scene science. Whatever your interests and ambitions, we have something for you.
More about the venues.

We have a range of accredited and non-accredited courses and workshops for you to choose from. If you complete an accredited course, you will receive a certificate of credit.

What support can I get?

If you choose to study an accredited course, you can access Student Services and receive support with financial matters, health and wellbeing, careers and counselling.
More about student support


If you choose to study an accredited course you can access the full services of our libraries. Our main campus library has four floors of more than 400 PCs, 40,000 books and 29,500 journals. We have 1,300 places for individual and group study, specialist academic libraries for each subject area and experienced staff on-hand to help. You can access a range of our library services off campus. You can also use our library at Darlington.

How much will my course cost?

Please check each course entry for fees. Fees will be waived if:

  • you are a current Teesside University student
  • you have been given a conditional offer based on passing a Summer University module.

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