Exceptional opportunity with Biomedical Sciences at Royal Veterinary College

Challenge your critical thinking skills, earn valuable research credits, and experience one of the most cosmopolitan cities of the world on this innovative research program with the prestigious Royal Veterinary College (RVC) in London.

Research projects focus on the biomedical sciences with projects in biomechanics, cardiovascular sciences, cell biology, developmental biology, genetics, immunology, molecular biology, parasitology, pharmacology, physiology, reproductive immunology, and welfare. Dedicated projects for students may include: Cardiovascular Biology; Cell & Molecular Biology; Developmental Biology; Molecular & Microbiology; Orthopedic Imaging; Parasitology; and Reproduction.

Many study abroad opportunities are during the semester and because in our course outline our classes that we must take prior to graduation are so intense, the summer opportunity was probably the best for all of us. So once we found that we would have that opportunity as science majors, we definitely hopped on it. ”

Kameron Duncan

Spelman College Student, STEM Summer Research - London

  • You will take part in many cultural excursions planned by Arcadia London Center staff. These experiences are designed to immerse you in British heritage in different ways and to gain an understanding of the people, place and traditions that have shaped and continue to shape society.

  • RVC is a member of the vast University of London system and as a student you are entitled to use the libraries and facilities of most other member colleges and institutions, which provides you with unlimited research resources.

  • Learn more about our Arcadia London Center.

Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Credits Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Summer 2023 6/21/2023 8/5/2023 6 $12,250 3/31/2023 More Info
Summer 2024 TBA TBA TBA TBA 3/15/2024  

Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.

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