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Admissions statistics

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

Around 19,400 people applied for undergraduate study and almost 26,000 people for graduate study for entry in 2016. Oxford has around 3,200 undergraduate places and approximately 5,300 graduate places. 

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

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