Economics & Philosophy

Oriel College - University of Oxford
Oxford, England

Program Overview

Program Overview

  • Program Name

    Economics & Philosophy

  • Location


  • Host University

    Oriel College - University of Oxford

    Oriel College is one of the 38 colleges that make up the University of Oxford. While here, you can study Economics and Philosophy and take advantage of the North Wessex Downs Area, which is perfect for outdoor activities.

  • Term

    Summer 1 2020

  • Program Dates

    Early Jul, 2020 - Mid Jul, 2020

  • Program Length


  • Application Deadline

    Apr 10, 2020

  • Credit

    6 ECTS Credits

  • Eligibility

    2.50 Minimum GPA*

  • Cost


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Program Description



Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.


What's Included

Comprehensive Advising and Support

24-Hour Emergency

Comprehensive Health, Safety, and Security Support

Airport Reception

Visa Support

Tuition at the Host University


Meals and Laundry Service

Bridging Cultures Program

Full-Time Resident Staff

On-Site ISA Offices

Internet Access

ISA Discovery Model


Cultural Activities


Official Transcript from the Host University

Professional Development Toolbox

Scholarship Opportunities



ECTS Credits


Recommended U.S. Semester Credits


Recommended U.S. Quarter Units


Academic Information

Course Availability & Syllabi

  • The modules listed below ran in 2019. The modules for 2020 have not yet been confirmed. 
  • Courses are subject to change. 
  • Requests for sample syllabi can be made to the England Program Manager.

Course Credit & Structure

  • Students participate in two courses per session.
  • Per Oriel College - University of Oxford, 4-6 ECTS credits are considered equivalent to 2-3 U.S. semester credits/ 3-4.5 quarter units.
  • All classes are taught in the morning from 10am to 1pm, Monday to Thursday.

Transcript Information

  • The transcript from Oriel College will reflect ECTS credits for each course. Please be in touch with your U.S. university regarding credit transfer for this program.



Oriel College (University of Oxford)
International Students
Economics & Philosophy

Support & Funding

U.S. Team

Mary Howington

Program Manager, England


Maria Suvagau

Resident Director, England

Funding Your ISA Program

As an ISA participant, you have the opportunity to apply for scholarships and grants that can be applied directly to assist with your study abroad programs. ISA offers over $1,000,000 in scholarships and grants each year. To see what opportunities are available, please visit the Scholarships and Grants page. 

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Living in Oxford dorms will give you the opportunity to experience aspects of the British lifestyle that are inaccessible to the average tourist. Uncovering the uniqueness of your surroundings will help you to feel right at home. With an open and adaptable mind, the experience of living in another culture can be highly rewarding. 

We strive to match your housing preferences with our available accommodations, however, housing preference requests cannot be guaranteed.

You may elect to secure housing independently. If you select this option, you will receive a discount equal to the housing portion of the program price.



The excursions allow you to explore the diverse, distinct, and gorgeous landscape of the United Kingdom (and potentially surrounding countries) that you may not have the chance to visit on your own. While abroad, you will have the chance to go on weekend trips, day trips, and optional trips.