Top 25 Online Summer Courses in 2021 [Updated] Summer Program

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Summer can often be a traumatizing time for parents of teenagers. Seeing you waste countless hours, scrolling pointlessly through Facebook or Instagram is one of the leading causes for high BP and stress levels among your parents!

This summer, do your parents a favor! Look up from those tiny screens and discover the World of Opportunities that lies waiting around you!

Make use of your free time to “Make your Education Employable”, through fun online summer camps and training programs, improving yourself every day, all while having a great time!

Teen MBA: Online Summer Program for Teenagers

Visualize your Career Aspirations of Becoming a CEO, CMO, CFO, or CTO. Develop the Necessary Hard skills & Soft Skills. Build a Great Profile for College Admissions!

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Have a look at the Top 25 Online Summer Courses for teenagers in India, and find the best online summer camp for high school students in 2021.

1. Henry Harvin Teen Academy

The Henry Harvin Teen Academy, based in the US is one of the finest Online Junior MBA Courses for teenagers. Having tried it myself, I can assure you that this online summer course is a must for all those hoping to acquire professional skills at an early age.

The Henry Harvin Teen Academy is at the top in terms of quality education

As part of online summer camp 2021, Henry Harvin has come up with the exciting idea to make your summer an enriching experience. These online summer programs for high school students 2021, by Henry Harvin have been set up for students to harness their precious time. Those who are ready to gear up for their future goals and interests must make use of this opportunity. Instead of lingering around and making rambling excuses, you must go through the below courses. Beat the clock, my friend!

A)Teen MBA Course

This Instructor level led online course of 3 weeks will help you to build up your skills. You will get to ride all the specialization in Business, Marketing, Finance and Technology.

  • Teen CEO -is a specialization where you will sharpen your business planning skills.Also, Time management and decision making are some of the key skills.
  • Teen CMO- you will attain knowledge about how to manage the marketing department of the company. Digital Marketing is something that will make your work easy.
  • Teen CFO-if you want to be a specialist in managing all the financial activities, this course will help you nurture your accomplishments.
  • Teen CTO- for those who are highly interested in technology and loves to challenge and solve all the technical issues. This is a great course for those who have technical expertise.

There are also some of the Teen MBA packages by Henry Harvin where you will explore the deep learning of business with the skilled experts.

B) Content Writing Course

If you want to develop your capabilities for being a vigorous Content writer, Henry Harvin has proposed the Content Writing Course to Gain all the advanced research skills to write on any topic. Guaranteed internship and certification is provided by Henry Harvin. Why wait? When you have such an amazing opportunity.

C) Medical Writing Course

If you ought to have Certified Medical certification and utilise your Summer, you must certainly go for the Medical Writing Course by Henry Harvin.So as to learn the importance of scientific background along with the steps required to upgrade your writing skills under the specialised industry trainer, you must not miss out this course.

D) Technical Writing Course

If you have a desire to learn all the perks and methodology to become a successful Technical Writer. Subsequently, the Technical Writing Course by Henry Harvin is something that you should opt for. Just rush to explore your ways to grow your talent.

E) Digital Marketing Course

Dealing with an uninteresting summer? There’s an opportunity knocking at your doorstep, The Digital Marketing Course by Henry Harvin provides the best learning techniques to learn all the marketing tactics to meet business aims. This course is really useful to make your summer fascinating.

It is an interesting and creatively engaging internship, organised by veterans with huge in-depth knowledge of the industry. It not only introduces students to potential future work environments but also helps them explore their career-related interests.I highly recommend this internship to all teenagers. Click here to apply!

2. Oxford Academic Summer Course

In the highly coveted Oxford Academic Course, you can choose from over 40 different subjects, ranging from AI to Classical Civilization. This makes it an exceptional educational experience, designed to enhance your future academic career.

The Oxford Academic Course is one of the best in the world

Every course will immerse you in a subject you haven’t had the chance to experience in school yet. You can definitely expect to be challenged as you build your knowledge and skills.

You will have the chance to learn from world-class tutors, in the authentic Oxford University style. And the added benefits include personalized instruction, small group seminar teaching, one-to-one tutorials led by expert tutors, and of course, making friends from around the world!

3. Symbiosis Summer School

This online summer course offers you a learning environment with international faculty members in an intercultural community. The school also offers short-term certificate courses in a range of disciplines, such as:-

  • Management
  • Engineering
  • Arts
  • Architecture and Design
  • Film and Animation
  • Media and Journalism
  • Law
  • Chartered Accountancy
  • Armed Forces
  • Medical Studies
  • Computer Studies
  • IAS and IFS
  • Gaming and App Development

Fees: INR 40,460 (including accommodation and meal, now changed due to COVID-19) Contact the school for further details.

4. Online Bioinformatics Summer Camp by SHRM Biotech

Bioinformatics is an up and coming field
Bioinformatics is an up and coming field

Summer Internship Program ’21 - Analytics | Data Science | Machine Learning

A comprehensive 2-month long industry-oriented training & internship program aims to help undergrads, grads, executive professionals to get started with the field of Analytics & Data Science and gain industrial experience.

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Bioinformatics is a modern, growing scientific field created by the intersection of biology, computer science, and information. The dates of the course are:-

  • Batch-1:May 25 – June 5
  • Batch-2:June 8 – June 19
  • Batch-3:June 29 – July 10

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday (6 pm – 8 pm) for 2 weeks. 

Fees: Rs. 7,500

This is certainly the best course for all the budding biophysicists out there.

5. Young Leaders for Active Citizenship (YLAC)

The YLAC program, initiated by Harvard and Oxford alumni offers you a unique opportunity to develop a better understanding of social challenges.

The YLAC summer program equips high school students with a broader vision, inter-cultural awareness, and leadership skills through live projects. But it’s not a traditional classroom-based program. 

Location: Delhi and Mumbai

Fees: INR 20,000 to INR 28,000 (depending on modules) plus Tax.

6. Amity University Summer School Programme

Amity University (Noida) offers students a wide variety of programs and courses, all aiming to increase the knowledge and awareness of students about up and coming subjects.

Students can do a summer course in the following areas:

(A) Science & Technology

  • Biotechnology
  • Nanotechnology Forensic Science
  • Aerospace & Avionics
  • Computer Science
  • Electronics & Communication
  • Networking & Telecommunication
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Space Science & Technology

(B) Management

  • Marketing & Sales
  • Accounting & Finance

(C) Specialized Programs:

  • Law
  • Hotel Management
  • Physical Education
  • Travel & Tourism
  • Foreign Language
  • Psychology

Location: Noida (Delhi-NCR)

Fees: INR 16,000 (including hostel accommodation and three meals per day). Contact the University for any change due to the pandemic.

7. Young Scholars Program (YSP) at Ashoka University

The Young Scholars Programme at Ashoka University is definitely one of the leading summer programs in India if you are looking to study Liberal Arts.

This is a certified, week-long program where students are exposed to different disciplines through experiential and hands-on learning from top teachers.

The program includes a range of activities including lectures, workshops, discussion groups, project work, presentations, and performances.

Designed for academically proficient students in Class 11 and 12, this program is certainly an excellent introduction to the academic and cultural environment of college life at Ashoka University. 

Fees: INR 40,000

8. Summer Immersion Program at Flame University

The is a 2-week summer program which also focuses on liberal arts education while strengthening academic and non-academic skills of the participants.

The curriculum is very inter-disciplinary and puts a lot of emphasis on critical thinking research, ideation, communication skills, leadership, and team working skills.

Fees: INR 40, 000

9. Young Technology Scholars (YTS)

The YTS is a 2-week online summer course aimed at the high school students from Grade 9 – 11. It’s a STEM focused program with emphasis on interdisciplinary technical education.

STEM is an international platform for science lovers, and this online summer internship teaches about STEM
STEM is an international platform for science lovers

YTS is open to students from all streams including arts and commerce. It’s an initiative by Plaksha University.

The online course curriculum has been designed by senior faculty from leading universities of the world, in collaboration with alumni from top institutes like Stanford, UC Berkeley, HBS, IITs, and the IIMs.

It’s a great program for the kids who want to explore the scientific, creative (design) and business aspects of AI, Robotics, Electronics, Optics, Data Sciences, and Bioinformatics.

Fees: INR 75,000 (Early Bird Round 1) / INR 80,000 (Early Bird Round 2)

10. Tribes For GOOD Summer Program

TribesForGOOD’s Young Changemakers is a online summer course, which introduces students to social entrepreneurship & leadership in a year-long mentoring program.

Students will work in teams closely with innovative enterprises focused around global challengessocial justice, impact travel, education, women empowerment, animal welfare, climate change, poverty alleviation, and much more.

The program is suitable for young adults (aged 13 – 18) who will be the future entrepreneurs, consultants, and diplomats entering a globalized world and want to participate in social, economic, and environmental issues affecting India.

It’s also an ideal program for the high school students who want to strengthen their profiles for admissions at top colleges.

  • Dates:Next batches start from Jun 1 / Jun 15
  • Fee:Rs 22,000

11. Aspire and Darden Business School’s Online Summer Course

The 40-hour program (4 hours each day) will consist of the following:-

  • Socratic Dialogue: 8 hours
  • Case Studies: 4 hours
  • Writing Skills (Pyramid Principle): 3 hours
  • Oratory: 3 hours
  • Soft Skills: 6 hours
  • Dramatics for a Cause: 4 hours (Eligible for CAS Points)
  • Film-Making for Purpose: 4 hours (Eligible for CAS Points)
  • Guest Speakers: 4 hours
  • Opening & Closing Sessions: 4 hours

Program Highlights

  • Who Can Attend: Grade 9 – 12 Students
  • Mode of Delivery: Online (via Zoom)
  • Dates: June 15 – 26
  • Timings: 10 am -12 noon and 3 – 5 pm every day (Monday-Friday)
  • Duration: 2 Weeks
  • Number of Participants: Max 20
  • Fees: INR 75,000 (including GST)
  • Scholarships: Select scholarships available (up to 40%)
  • Early Bird Discount: INR 10,000 (if enrolled by 31st May 2020)

12. Doon School’s Summer Programme on Leadership

This is a great program for young boys and girls (Grade 9 – 12) to develop excellent leadership skills. It is quite intensive in nature, but enjoyable at the same time.

The online summer course involves case studies, creative experiential learning, intellectual challenge, problem-solving, outdoor adventure, design thinking, community service, group activities, and self-discovery.

The Doon School is one of the top schools in Asia
The Doon School is one of the top schools in Asia

The previous students who completed the summer program at the Doon School, have made it to the IITs, Delhi University, Singapore and Hong Kong universities, Oxford and Cambridge as well as the Russell Group universities in the UK, Canada, and Ivy League colleges and other highly regarded liberal arts and science colleges in the US.

Fees: INR 140, 000

13. RISD CE Teen Art Immersion Program

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) is offering the Art Immersion Program for high school students in India. This summer, students in Grades 9 – 12 who are passionate about visual arts can engage in a rigorous studio practice informed by RISD’s renowned approach to art and design education.

This two-week program will be taught by Experimental and Foundations Studies faculty Norman Paris and Leslie Hirst who will push students to focus on process and experimental-based artmaking to help achieve unexpected results.

At the conclusion of the program, students will be able to showcase their work in a final exhibition.

Fees: INR 1.63 Lacs

14. Aspire India Scholars Programme – Jindal Global Summer School

It’s a 2-week online summer course that offers a unique opportunity to have fun, learn new things, make friends and in the process embark on a great voyage of self-discovery.

The purpose of the summer school program at O.P. Jindal University is to create opportunities for high school students (IX, X, XI, XII), from India and abroad, to experience the diversity of academic programs, disciplines and campus environments that are available to them at the tertiary level and to enable an informed transition from high school to college/university.

Focus Area: Liberal Arts (Non-STEM)


  • Business Management, Leadership and Entrepreneurship
  • Media, Communications & Public Affairs
  • Law, Justice & Democracy
  • Diplomacy, International Relations, and Peace
  • Economy, Public policy, and Development
  • Liberal Arts, Culture, and Humanities
  • Architecture, Planning and Sustainability
  • Banking, Finance and Accounting

Fees: INR 30,000

15. Delhi Warwick Summer School

It’s a great one-week long online summer course for high school students who want to get introduced to Economics and Finance. The teaching will be delivered and led by Professor Muthoo from The University of Warwick.

The first Delhi Warwick Summer School took place in 2015 as a result of the collaboration between academics from Warwick University, staff from the British School and colleagues from the University Options team.


  • What is Economics?
  • Game Theory and Strategic Thinking
  • Macroeconomics and the Global Economy
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Economic History, Institutions and where we are today

The Warwick Summer School is suitable for students entering Class 11 and 12 (Indian System) and who have completed their IGCSE, CBSE, ICSE or other Class 10 examinations.

Location: Delhi

Fees: INR 35,000

16. INSPIRIT AI – Summer Program on Artificial Intelligence 

This summer program, developed and taught by a team of AI specialists from Stanford, provides guidance on initiating AI projects, pursuing AI ventures, and preparing for college.

This is a very important course for all software engineers
This is a very important course for all software engineers

The 10-day Bootcamp exposes high school students (Grade 9 to 12) to fundamental AI concepts and helps students build a mentor-led socially impactful AI projects that include Eye Disease Diagnosis, Distracted Driver Detection, Crop Output Prediction, and Disaster Relief Improvement.

Locations: New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore

Dates: June / July Fees: INR 75,000

17. Columbia Business School’s Summer Program on Global Entrepreneurship and Innovation

The Columbia Business School’s Global Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program is a pre-college course on the theory and practice of entrepreneurship and innovation for high school students.

The Columbia Business School is one of the top universities in the world
The Columbia Business School is one of the top universities in the world

The program has been structured into 5 modules with each one focusing on the different facets of an entrepreneurial venture. The sessions on these modules would comprise of lectures, followed by interactive group discussions within the school premises.

Students can choose to reconvene after the scheduled hours, at their convenience, to work on their business model with their respective group.

Program Modules:

  • Business Opportunity
  • Strategy and Viability
  • Innovation, Branding & Digital Marketing
  • Leadership & Finance
  • Execution and Presentation

This one-week program is open for Grade 8 – 12 students.

Location: Mumbai and Hyderabad

Fees: 1.2 Lacs – 1.35 Lacs

18. Woodstock Summer School Program

This is the summer program from one of Asia’s oldest International Boarding Schools – Woodstock School (estd. 1854). Woodstock values holistic development. The summer program combines academic rigor with the energy and excitement of a summer camp.

Through a range of courses, master teachers strengthen participants’ academic foundations for college and career.


  • Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship
  • English Masterclass
  • Automobile Design and Engineering
  • Robotics
  • Music Production
  • Band and Strings
  • Indian Culture and Traditions
  • English Language Acquisition
  • Climate Change in the Himalayas

Dates: June (1st Batch) and July (2nd Batch)

Fees: INR 100,000 (plus GST)

19. Fortis Summer Internship

This Fortis Internship s a one-of-a-kind learning experience
This Fortis Internship s a one-of-a-kind learning experience

Providing a structured program for students, the Fortis internship provides students a chance to understand aspects of mental health and how it is integrated within a general hospital set up, orientation to new and applied fields of psychology, as well as projects under the guidance of mental health professionals.

It is a must for all those who are interested in Psychology, and want to make a career out of it.

To know more details about the program you can email at [email protected].

20. India Summer School by King’s College London

In addition to the summer programs in London, King’s College London (in partnership with Lady Shri Ram College) also offers summer programs in India. You could study International Relations or Marketing Management with International Marketing. Students also get the opportunity to attend the summer program in Mumbai and Berlin.

Location: Delhi, Mumbai, Berlin, London

Fees: GBP £500

21. ISDI Summer School

This summer school by the School of Design & Innovation helps young minds discover their creativity and imagination through a unique program that combines engaging exercises and collaborative projects.

The program is designed to help participants find where their interests and skills lie and make better academic and career choices. Anyone in Grade 8 – 12, can attend this summer program.

Through a transformative training process, the Introduction to Design Studio builds art and design skills, leadership, teamwork, and confidence in young students. It encourages them to channelize their enthusiasm and energies in a productive, creative direction.

The Program Curriculum includes:

  • Design Thinking
  • Multimedia
  • Interior Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Styling
  • Product Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Photography
  • 2D Modelling
  • Communication & Presentation Skills

Locations: Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Gurgaon, Jaipur, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Ahmedabad

Dates: May (Two Batches), June (One Batch), and July (One Batch)

Fees: INR 35,000 (plus GST)

22. Programming with Python Training Program

Master one of the most popular programming languages of the 21st century, Python through this beginner- level online summer training programme on Internshala!

Python is the most used programming language now
Python is the most used programming language now

This course already has more than 32,000 people enrolled in it, and is very popular among young graduates and high-schoolers. 

This 6-week course also helps in placement assistance, and is the quickest way of learning coding.

Fee: 1349/- (Valid till 16th Jun)

23. AutoCAD Training Course

Master the industry-leading CAD software for future Mechanical, Civil, and Electrica Engineers through this short but effective online course!

It is a 6 Weeks course which helps immensely in Placement Assistance in collages. 

12,620 people have enrolled for this course already! Hurry up and register yourself!

24. COVID-19 Awareness & Precautions Internship At INDIA Redefined

INDIA Redefined is not just an organization but a movement that began in 2009 with a desire to attempt something on an audacious scale by individuals like us without any funding, and to achieve some important milestones.

They have emerged as a common united platform (CUP) of collective responsibility which endeavors to create a ‘happy India’ by looking into the functioning of citizens, corporates, NGOs, and the government, which are the four pillars of a nation.

This online summer internship is a good way for students to help those in need
This online summer internship is a good way for students to help those in need

Selected intern’s day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Collection of essential items (e.g. Food, masks, clothes, other household items from affluent people)
  • Awareness Programs for Underprivileged for Covid 19
  • Distribution of essential items among underprivilege

25. French Training Course

Master reading, writing and speaking the world’s most studied foreign language from an expert!

It is a 6 Weeks course which helps immensely in Placement Assistance in collages. Moreover, learning a language is a very big asset in foreign universities applications.

Fee: 1349/- (Valid till 16th Jun)


Online Summer Courses are a blessing in disguise in the time of the Lockdown. Every student should make full use of this period to academically hone and prepare themselves for the ever-changing world they would face.

There is a course available for every subject you can think of, and this list is not a completely comprehensive one. But all 25 Courses mentioned here are among the top and definitely worth a try!

Which one are you going to try out this summer? Comment down below! 

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