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Spend six weeks earning six credits, while completing independent biomedical research under the supervision of cutting-edge researchers at Royal Veterinary College, University of London! This is a great way to gain valuable research experience out... read more

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I really appreciated trying to live on a student budget and gaining lab experience - Brandeis University View Entire Review
I gained a lot of research skills which will be applicable for future jobs and graduate schools as well a sense of confidence in semi-independent research. I believe the program is definitely worthwhile. - Brandeis University View Entire Review

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Spend six weeks earning six credits, while completing independent biomedical research under the supervision of cutting-edge researchers at Royal Veterinary College, University of London! This is a great way to gain valuable research experience outside of the traditional semester academic calendar, while living in one of the most exciting cities in the world. 

Royal Veterinary College was ranked at the world’s leading veterinary school in the QS World Rankings. Its vast research commitment encompasses excellence in biological and veterinary science, dedicated to the improvement of human and animal health and welfare.

It is a diverse institution dedicated to accessibility and fosters a supportive learning environment. 

As a college of the University of London, RVC offers access to facilities of most other member colleges and institutions, which provides additional resources for your research. Operating on two campuses, the RVC’s central London campus is located in London’s vibrant Camden area.

You’ll also take part in the Arcadia London Center’s full program of cultural and experiential opportunities to create an unforgettable summer experience. 

Projects are available in the following areas: Cell Biology/Genetics; Neuroscience/Cell Biology; Cell Biology/Developmental Biology; Immunology/Cell Biology; Large Animal Medicine; Immunology/Microbiology; Cell Biology; Virology/Large Animal Medicine; Neuroanatomy/Imaging Science

Additional Program Highlights: 


  • Program is highly individualized, with limited enrollment.

  • You will need to complete a brief Literature Review in consultation with your research supervisor prior to departure before the start of the program. 


ARCADIA EXCURSIONS
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:

  • Royal Botanical Gardens

  • Harry Potter Studio Tour

  • Buckingham Palace

  • Cricket match

  • Theater trips

  • and more...

WHY ARCADIA?
Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver. 

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Research
Program Length(s):
  • Summer
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Biology and Biomedical Sciences
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology, Anatomy
  • Microbiology, Immunology
  • Zoology, Animal Biology
  • Physiology, Pathology
  • Neurobiology, Neurosciences
  • Human Biology
Minimum GPA:
2.8
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Arcadia Scholarships

Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participating on an Arcadia program and staying home. Arcadia scholarships are awarded to eligible applicants based on need. Approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award

$250-$2,500

Deadlines:
Applications are received on a rolling basis.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Only students who have been accepted to a program from Arcadia Abroad will be considered for an award.

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