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Group Trips and University Tours

We partner with pioneering individuals, innovative organisations, and exceptional institutions around the world to design and deliver custom courses. Our programmes are bespoke. What follows is intended to provide a flavour of the different options for your study tour. Our exclusively designed tours combine university visits, cultural exploration, and expert guidance to provide a comprehensive understanding of UK higher education. Discover the picturesque cities of Oxford and Cambridge, explore historic towns, and experience the rich academic atmosphere of Britain's best universities. Led by current students, our guided tours will unveil the captivating history, architectural marvels, and academic traditions of esteemed colleges and institutions. Gain insights into student life and engage in conversations with those who have experienced it firsthand. The team at Avernus Education looks forward to working with you to create your own personalised experience.


University Study Tours

UK Programmes for Schools and Groups

Embark on an extraordinary educational journey with Avernus Education, where our philosophy goes beyond traditional academic boundaries, providing students with immersive experiences that ignite their passion for learning and broaden their horizons. Through our carefully curated tours, students will have the opportunity to explore the rich intellectual heritage of the UK in an education that encompasses not only textbooks and lectures but also hands-on experiences, discussions, and interactions - fostering critical thinking and personal growth. We work closely with schools and groups to ensure each itinerary is bespoke and relevant to each trip and their pupils. There is flexibility regarding the number and type of universities visited, as well as the duration and geographical focus of your tour. Get in touch with our team to discuss your bespoke package.


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London Universities

A highlight of every trip is experiencing the vibrant city of London, visiting renowned institutions such as University College London (UCL), King's College London, and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Engage in informative discussions with current students and discover the diverse academic opportunities available in the heart of London. Any visit would be incomplete without immersion in the cultural wonders of the city. From the iconic British Museum, to the bustling markets and captivating street performers in Covent Garden, you will experience the rich tapestry of London's cultural scene. 

Cambridge and Oxford

  • Exclusive visits to the world famous colleges at Cambridge and Oxford University

  • Experience exclusive tours led by current students and Avernus consultants to access 'behind the scenes' and answer all your questions

  • Walk the historic streets of the most famous universities in the world, and take photos with monuments dating back more than 1,000 years

  • Have a personalised tour around an academic Faculty of your choice, led by a student of that subject

  • Visit a range of Colleges with current students to learn about applications and the Collegiate System in more depth

  • Go 'punting' on iconic rivers

  • Look round the most important library collections in the world

  • Attend an exclusive formal dinner with students and Fellows at one of the traditional College Banquets

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Broaden your horizons

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  • Visit UCL, Imperial, KCL, LSE, QM, UoL, or other universities upon request

  • Personalised tour from current students

  • Inside advice and behind the scenes experience

  • Historic and cultural tour of the city



  • Visit the University of Oxford and Oxford Brookes University

  • Visit a selection of colleges and academic faculties

  • Walking tour of historic streets, world leading libraries and famous monuments

  • Enjoy cultural sites and local cuisine



  • Visit the University of Cambridge 

  • Tour a selection of colleges and academic faculties

  • Go 'punting' on famous rivers

  • Attend a formal dinner at a traditional College Banquet

  • Personal tour around a Faculty of your choice


We provide a range of options for your budget

Immerse yourself in the experience of staying in an Oxford college - have exclusive access to a living tapestry of history, tradition, and academic brilliance. These hallowed halls have nurtured leaders for centuries. Surrounded by stunning architecture, serene courtyards, and lush gardens, you'll find yourself enveloped in an atmosphere of inspiration and intellectual curiosity.

Alternatively, stay at Madingley Hall - University of Cambridge. Nestled in picturesque countryside, these thoughtfully designed rooms and spaces offer a tranquil retreat. With plush furnishings and modern amenities, our rooms provide the perfect space to create lasting memories in exceptional single room accommodation.


Transportation and excursions

Flights and transfers can be arranged upon request. Simply contact our team and we will be delighted to share a range of different options to suit your itinerary and bud
get needs. We also organise additional activities for our study groups from horse riding to theatre trips.


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