Istanbul, Turkey
June 16 – July 6, 2019

Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul, a fascinating city built on two Continents, divided by the Bosphorus Strait. This is one of the greatest cities in the world where you can see a modern western city combined with a traditional eastern city, it's a melting pot of many civilizations and different people.

Exclusive Summer School Program

We have developed our summer school so that our students have an opportunity to take exceptional academic courses, combined with a wide range of self-development activities. We strive for high-quality program and have selected a strong team consisting of The Princeton Review Certified Trainers, students and alumni of top Kazakhstan and U.S. schools, such as Nazarbayev University, Eurasian National University, Arizona State University, Duke, MIT, Williams College, Pennsylvania State University and University of Wisconsin-Madison.



Accommodation for Summer School participants is provided by Vefa High School. All participants are assigned to state-of-the-art rooms with free Wi-Fi. All rooms are equipped with furniture. Also available: several canteens, 24-hour medical support, study rooms, mini markets, and vending machines.

Vefa High School

Vefa Anatolian High School is one of the oldest and internationally renowned high school of Turkey.It was the first non-military school. Campus is located in the heart of the Istanbul just in 5 minutes walk from famous Mosque Suleymanie Camii.



Core classes will be held in mornings in small cohorts. The duration of the classes is 3 hours. Groups are kept small in order to guarantee high-quality service and personal approach to every student. Students choose one course from the following options:


Afternoons are designed so that students can broaden their experience and knowledge in chosen fields. The program offers one fun-filled and action-packed elective. These elective courses allow students to discover and enhance their skills and expertise.


We always remember that our students are on their holidays and we do our best to provide a memorable summer adventure. During their three weeks, we will immerse our students in Kazakhstan’s rich and unique culture and introduce them to some of its most famous attractions, traditions and cities.

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