Quick Facts

Location: London, United Kingdom
Campus: University of East London (Docklands campus London E16 2RD)
Accommodation: Single room with en-suite
Dates: 30 July - 13 August 2023 (1 week or 2 weeks)
Ages: 11–17 

Campus & Location

Campus is located in a quiet residential suburb at the University of East London Docklands Campus, next to the river Thames with views of the iconic London skyline.

The residence buildings are modern with single en-suite rooms spread across extensive grounds with an outdoor gym and basketball court for student use. Students can easily access central London to explore all the attractions of the bustling capital city.  


  • Several residence buildings with single en-suite rooms arranged in flats of 4 to 6 students
  • Room furniture includes a wardrobe, desk and chair
  • Rooms and common rooms are cleaned weekly
  • Meals are served in a large dining hall
  • Wi-Fi throughout accommodation
  • Two DLR train stations are located on the campus and take students straight into London in 30 minutes


  • Breakfast: Continental including juice, coffee, toast, cereal and fruit – hot breakfast on Fridays.
  • Lunch: 2 courses, 3 options including vegetarian.
  • Packed lunches (provided at weekends): water, fruit, sandwich, crisps and biscuits/cake.
  • Evening Meal: 2 courses, 3 options including vegetarian and halal options.
  • Snacks: There are several cafés on campus for the purchase of snacks, drinks and confectionery.
  • Meals served in a large and modern self-service dining hall in the main building.


  • Multi-purpose sports hall
  • Outdoor gym and basketball court
  • Astro turf football pitch
  • Outdoor areas for games and activities, including Beckton Park
  • Cash machine (ATM)
  • Several cafés and shops


Activities are organised in between lessons and during evenings. These activities could be on-site or near to the centre. These may include:

  • Sports such as football, mini Olympics, rounders, table tennis, volleyball and basketball
  • Daytime activities such as scavenger hunts and drama workshops
  • Evening activities such as karaoke, talent show, and team games

Student Welfare / Services

  • Accommodation
  • Airport transfers
  • Information about local services
  • Assistance with individual and personal problems
  • Emergency contact