The Mastering Leadership for Youth Program gives college bound high school students the opportunity to live, learn, eat, and play on the campus of Lady Margaret Hall of Oxford University for seven days while learning about English language, leadership and teamwork while being inspired to solve social problem and practicing team building. We want to empower students to become leaders and change makers.

In this program students will learn to have a greater sense of who they want to be and what they want to do in the future. Also, they will develop and exude greater confidence and ease in whatever they plan to take on. At The Mastering Leadership for Youth Program, students will gain a better understanding of who they are and what they have to offer, no matter what career path they choose! During their 7-day experience, they will discover what it takes to stand out in today’s ever-changing world. The students will have the opportunity to create and experience things they will never forget and walk away with valuable knowledge that last for a lifetime!

Leadership is the key to success in every profession and the core of this youth leadership conference. In this program, students will come to Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford and actively participate in leadership workshops as well as meet with and learn from experts in, literature, theatre, voluntary service and the arts. The student’s participation in the workshops will be in an open and fun learning environment. They will participate in team-building activities and hands on service projects designed to expand and challenge their leadership and service skills. Working with experienced leadership facilitators, the students will discover and develop leadership skill needed in high school, college and their future chosen profession.

The Mastering Leadership for Youth Program aims to develop leadership capabilities, style and a personal ethical code while learning how to leverage partnership and build coalitions that enhances the student’s strengths. Students will develop skills in speaking, listening, reading and writing where all these will be what they need to participate in society and to communicate with others confidently and effectively.


Accommodations: Students live at Lady Margaret Hall (LMH), one of the 39 colleges that make up Oxford University. LMH is a historic college located alongside the University Parks and River Cherwell, and is within easy reach of central Oxford. There is full access to LMH’s 12-acre site with gardens, soccer fields, tennis courts and its own boathouse. LMH also has common rooms for group activities and down time with friends.


Program Focus: Our program is modeled on the Oxford tutorial format, with small class sizes and an emphasis on student-based discussion. The program is designed to be interactive, inspiring and fun and are enhanced by field trips, guest lectures and theatrical shows that provide ‘only in Oxford’ experiences. Participants of the program are encouraged to interact with one another on team building activities as well as classroom activities.

Student Life and Dining: Students reside in twin or single bedrooms on a communal hallway with dedicated program coordinator living on site to monitor and support all aspects of the student experience. Additionally, professional porters staff the gated entrance to LMH 24-hours a day. Breakfast and dinner take place in LMH’s magnificent oak-paneled dining room with a variety of meal options prepared on site

Activities: Daily activities ensure there is never a dull moment at Oxford. Outdoor activities such as river cruise, walking tours, volunteer works, ice skating and team building activities will be conducted during the program for students to make the most of their time in Oxford.

Program date: 5th – 11th December 2017
For students ages 11 – 17

For more program details contact:
Sonia Ayesha
Program Coordinator
+603 -7831 3652

This program is run by:
BDEC Resources Malaysia
Company Number (975387-H)
Partner for Oxentia Ltd, Oxford University Innovation, UK
D-05-3A, Block D, Oasis Square
2A Jalan PJU 1A/7A
Ara Damansara, 47301, Petaling Jaya,
Selangor Malaysia



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