This guide explains how to apply for graduate study at Oxford, including how to complete the application form and provide supporting documents.
Important note on published information
This is a guide to making an application in 2020-21, and cannot be used to apply in later years. Guidance for applications in 2021-22 will be available from September 2021.
This Application Guide and the Graduate Admissions webpages are definitive, with the most up-to-date and comprehensive information about Oxford’s admissions process and requirements. These may change and you should consider the version currently online to be the most accurate source of information at any given time.
External websites may give information about graduate courses and admissions to Oxford which can be incomplete and/or inaccurate. Department and college websites may also repeat information about how to apply. However, if there is any conflict, this Application Guide and the Graduate Admissions webpages should be considered definitive and accurate.