Accreditation & Awards

Since 2012, Immerse Education has provided thousands of students with enriching academic experiences which have changed the trajectory of their lives. We’ve also proud to have been accredited by the British Accreditation Council, in addition to winning a Queen’s Award for Enterprise. Our award-winning summer programmes have also been featured in several high profile educational publications. Read on below to find out more about some of our awards and accreditations.  

Accredited by the British Accreditation Council

Immerse Education is accredited by the leading mark of educational quality for the sector.

For over 25 years the British Accreditation Council has been responsible for setting standards within the independent further and higher education sector and our accreditation is held by hundreds of colleges in the UK and overseas. The British Accreditation Council provides the leading mark of educational quality for the sector, requiring a rigorous on-site inspection that covers all aspects of the student experience including health and safety, management, administration, welfare, teaching and learning. We are proud to display this badge of quality.

Education Awards – The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2018

The Queen’s Award for Enterprise is the UK’s most prestigious business award.

In 2018, Immerse Education was awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise. To be recognised by Her Majesty is a huge honour and a testament to the unique, educational experiences Immerse Education has been providing to students from across the world. Since its foundation in 2012, the organisation has welcomed thousands of students from over 100 nationalities to the UK to spend their summer learning in some of the world’s greatest academic settings.

Best Educational Product 2018 Finalist – British Youth Travel Awards

The British Youth Travel Awards are the sector’s opportunity to reward high achievers, gain recognition, and raise the profile of the work and individual successes of organisations engaged in youth, student and educational travel to, from and within the UK.

Immerse Education was fortunate enough to be recognised as a finalist in the Best Educational Product category, awarded to those organisations who provide an exceptional experience to their participants. Through delivering immersive, challenging academic programmes designed for ambitious youth from around the world, Immerse Education has emerged as a leader in the field.

Immerse Education is a proud member of ROSPA

Accidents don’t have to happen and Immerse Education is passionate about ensuring that our participants have a rewarding, enjoyable and safe experience on our programmes. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) has been working tirelessly to change both legislation and attitudes surrounding accidents and has been instrumental in shaping our society for the better, preventing millions of deaths and serious injuries along the way.


Immerse Education ensures that student safety is prioritised through extensive yearly risk assessments and policies.

Council of British International Schools Supporting Member

COBIS represents over 250 member organisations. It exists to support and represent its members with the British government, educational bodies, the corporate sector and Ministries of Education worldwide. COBIS is committed to advancing the interests of British schools and British education overseas. It further provides conferences, professional development events and high quality training for its members. Its members commit to its Code of Ethical Practice to ensure best practice and that the needs of students are served to the fullest possible extent.

British Educational Travel Association Member

The British Educational Travel Association (BETA) was established in 2003 as a not for profit membership association and now represents some of the biggest and best-known businesses in the youth, student and educational travel industry.

Immerse Education is proud to be a member of one of the foremost associations in the sector.

Featured in The Complete University Guide

The Complete University Guide independent helps students around the world research degree courses, universities and colleges, accommodation, careers, and to make the right choice in changing times. Immerse Education is delighted to have been featured and to assist young people making life changing choices.

Featured in The Times Educational Supplement

TES, formerly known as The Times Educational Supplement, is a weekly UK publication aimed at school teachers in the UK. TES focuses on school-related news and features.


Immerse Education is proud to have been featured in such a prestigious application.