Explore Online Biology Courses

Join our Biology online courses to get the edge for your future! Study in engaging, live online sessions with an expert tutor and learn key concepts in biology and life sciences.

At the end of your course, you’ll receive a Certificate and a personalised Letter of Recommendation.

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OxBright Biology Courses Overview


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Class Size

Max. 12 students


12-14 & 15-18


One week or
two weeks


£595 (one week)
£995 (two weeks)

Online Biology Courses for Teenagers

Experience the best in future-focused learning at OxBright’s online summer school! Read on to find out more about the experience of taking one of our online courses.

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Medicine (ages 12-14)

Get an introduction to the most important concepts in the fields of Medicine and healthcare. No prior experience is required, and you’ll leave the course with an understanding of the basics in these topics, and the skills you’ll need to become a doctor or healthcare professional in the future.

Learn more about Medicine for Ages 12-14

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Biology & Life Sciences (ages 15-18)

Expand your knowledge of biology, ecology, ecosystems and evolution. You’ll leave the course with a greater understanding of the most important concepts in this field, and the skills you’ll need for university-level study in Biology or Natural Sciences.

Learn more about Biology & Life Sciences for Ages 15-18


Veterinary Medicine (ages 15-18)

Would you like to work with animals, or are you interested in becoming a vet? On this course, you'll explore the fundamentals of animal medicine and you'll develop the skills you need to apply to vet school and become a successful veterinarian.

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Medicine (ages 15-18)

This online Medicine course is designed to give you the skills, knowledge and experience you need to apply to medical school in the future. You’ll dive into all aspects of Medicine, and you’ll leave the course with practical medical skills, as well as an enhanced understanding of anatomy, diseases, diagnosis and medical ethics.

Learn more about Medicine for Ages 15-18

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Psychology & Neuroscience (ages 15-18)

Explore fundamental topics such as memory, learning, emotions and personality. You’ll learn how to create and analyse psychological studies, and you’ll gain the theoretical understanding you need to pursue further study in Psychology.

Learn more about Psychology & Neuroscience for Ages 15-18

Meet a Few Expert OxBright Tutors

Benjamin White, an OxBright expert Engineering tutor.
Benjamin White
MChem (Hons)

Ben is researching the uses of nanotechnology in oncology with the aim of improving patient outcomes in chemotherapy. He is working towards his DPhil in Engineering at Oxford University, having completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Bath.

With lots of tutoring experience, Ben loves sharing his passion for Engineering.

Tuscany Parkin, an OxBright expert Law tutor.
Tuscany Parkin
BA LLB (Rhodes), BCL (Oxon)

Tuscany holds a Masters of Law from Oxford University, and is now reading for an MPhil in Legal Philosophy at Oxford, focusing her research on the philosophy of contract law.

Originally from South Africa, she holds a BA in English Literature and an LLB Law from Rhodes University. She is passionate about sharing her interest in Law with the next generation of lawyers.

Rahul Radia, an OxBright expert Medicine tutor.
Rahul Radia
BA (Oxon)

Rahul is a 5th year medical student at the University of Oxford with a first class degree in medical sciences. Academically, his interests include cardiovascular physiology and surgery.

He has conducted research at the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics in Oxford surrounding the relationship between sleep and metabolism, and he loves to share his research with young people.

Apply for our Online Biology Summer School

Take the first step towards your future success! Boost your university and career preparation with our online summer school programme for teenagers. 

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Certificate and Letter of Recommendation

When you successfully complete an online summer school course, you'll receive a Certificate of Achievement and a personalised Letter of Recommendation from your tutor, outlining what you covered on the course and your personal skills and strengths.

You'll be able to use this letter as an academic reference for future university, internship or job applications.

Loved by Students Around the World

"Exceptional and unique experience! I lack words to express my gratitude to my Politics & Debate Tutor and my classmates. This course has made my summer! I highly recommend this online summer school to anyone who's interested."


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Vietnam, Politics & Debate

"It was a very enriching and fun experience. I loved every minute of being part of the program because it was so enjoyable and comprehensive. Our tutor, Sophie, was such an amazing mentor. I hope to join again soon!"


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India, Creative Writing

"I loved the online courses — they are the best way to expand or explore your horizons. I really enjoyed each and every session, so much so, that after taking the first course, I signed up for two more! Great investment and definitely worth the time."


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Hong Kong, Psychology & Neuroscience

Course Dates & Prices

Two Week Courses
Length Start Date End Date Price Next Step
Two Weeks 3rd June 2024 14th June 2024 £995 Apply
Two Weeks 17th June 2024 28th June 2024 £995 Apply
Two Weeks 1st July 2024 12th July 2024 £995 Apply
Two Weeks 8th July 2024 19th July 2024 £995 Apply
Two Weeks 15th July 2024 26th July 2024 £995 Apply
Two Weeks 22nd July 2024 2nd August 2024 £995 Apply
Two Weeks 29th July 2024 9th August 2024 £995 Apply
Two Weeks 5th August 2024 16th August 2024 £995 Apply
Two Weeks 12th August 2024 23rd August 2024 £995 Apply
One Week Courses
Length Start Date End Date Price Next Step
One Week 3rd June 2024 7th June 2024 £595 Apply
One Week 17th June 2024 21st June 2024 £595 Apply
One Week 1st July 2024 5th July 2024 £595 Apply
One Week 8th July 2024 12th July 2024 £595 Apply
One Week 15th July 2024 19th July 2024 £595 Apply
One Week 22nd July 2024 26th July 2024 £595 Apply
One Week 29th July 2024 2nd August 2024 £595 Apply
One Week 5th August 2024 9th August 2024 £595 Apply
One Week 12th August 2024 16th August 2024 £595 Apply

Benefits of Online Biology
Courses for Teenagers

With OxBright’s online Biology and Life Sciences summer school, you’ll see what it’s like to study at an advanced level and develop skills for success with university-style learning and projects.

Biology knowledge

Learning in a small group (maximum 12 students), you’ll explore key theories and topics in biology and life sciences.

Skills development

Our online courses will help you to develop valuable skills, such as initiative-taking, responsibility, collaboration, presentation skills and more.

Ultimate flexibility

With live sessions to suit all time zones, and one- and two-week options for our most popular online courses, you’ll find an online Biology summer school programme that works for you.

University preparation

Gain valuable experience to prove your passion for Biology – a must when it comes to putting together your university applications!

Career exploration

You’ll explore what it’s really like to pursue a career in Biological Sciences, and you’ll leave your online course with clarity about your future career direction.

Expert mentorship

You’ll work closely with an expert Tutor from a top university in the UK (and beyond), and you’ll be able to ask them all your questions to find out what studying Biology is really like.

Hurry — Book Your Spot!

Ready to take the next step towards your future? Apply now and secure your place in our award-winning online summer school.

Frequently Asked Questions about Biology Summer School

Does the course offer any biology certification upon completion?

Yes! You (and your parents or guardians) will be invited to attend an online Graduation ceremony after the end of your Biology programme with us. You’ll receive a Certificate of Achievement, and your Tutor will write you a personalised Letter of Recommendation, which you can use in future internship, job or university applications.

What type of biology skills can be learned from these courses?

On our online Biology summer school, you’ll learn about key concepts in biology, life sciences, ecology, evolution and microbiology. You’ll go beyond the school curriculum and prepare for university-level study in Biology.

What are the best online Biology courses for high school students?

If you’re looking for an online course offering flexibility, access to expert Tutors, small-group learning and engaging live sessions, we’d be pleased to welcome you to the OxBright online Biology courses for high school students (ages 15-18).

What equipment do I need in order to join the online summer school?

You don’t need any specific equipment – you just need access to a laptop or tablet and a strong internet connection. We’d recommend trying to find a quiet space where you can sit during the live sessions to focus and not be disturbed, although we understand that this isn’t always possible. You’ll also be expected to keep your camera on during sessions, as this means that you’ll be able to engage and participate better with your tutor and peers.