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Admissions statistics

Oxford is very competitive and getting ever more so...

More than 17,000 people applied for undergraduate study in 2014 and over 20,000 people applied for graduate study at the University of Oxford for 2013 entry. Oxford has around 3,200 undergraduate places and approximately 4,500 graduate places per year. 

The following statistics cover undergraduate and graduate student numbers. These tables are produced annually by the Student Data Management and Analysis team and the Graduate Admissions and Funding office at the University of Oxford.

Oxford is committed to recruiting the best candidates, irrespective of their age, colour, disability, ethnic origin, marital status, nationality, national origin, parental status, race, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, social background or educational background.

Undergraduate admissions statistics

Graduate admissions statistics