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International counsellors and teachers

We use our international counsellors' and teachers' mailing list to send updates on changes to the admissions process, and to promote our events for international students. 

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Monthly international counsellors' and teachers' webinars

On the first Wednesday of every month we run open sessions for international counsellors and teachers. We encourage you to drop by as often as you can, and offer two time-slots per month according to your time zone. Please note that we can only accept bookings from counsellors employed directly by schools.

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We offer a series of recorded webinars for your students to learn more about Oxford. 

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Please note that webinars should only be requested by high school staff, not students. If you are a student who would like your school to arrange a webinar with us, please send this link to your college counsellor instead.


A short introduction to Oxford


Applying to Oxford

20 minutes eachSuitable for students with an initial interest in Oxford, these webinars cover many aspects of what makes it such a special place to study, and provide an in-depth examination of the various stages of the application process. 

Student life at Oxford

10 minutesThis webinar gives prospective students insight into what it’s like to be an Oxford student from the experts – current international students! Students can expect to learn about life in our colleges, the social and extra-curricular opportunities, as well as some top tips for living as a student in Oxford. Please note this webinar does not include information about admissions or applications.

Exploring your subject

20 minutesThis webinar gives hints and tips on how to choose an undergraduate course, and how students can learn more about their favourite subjects. We also offer guidance on personal statements and how to make yours as competitive as possible.




Subject Exploration

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James Brown, Head of International Student Recruitment

James Brown 

James leads the team and is primarily responsible for undergraduate recruitment across Asia and the Middle East & Gulf regions. Prior to working at Oxford, James managed student recruitment across most regions of the world at the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), where he also gained his Master’s degree, as well as held roles as a country researcher in the UK Civil Service and in educational NGO's and schools across the Americas, Asia and New Zealand.

Alice McCallum, International Student Recruitment Officer

Alice McCallum

Alice is responsible for undergraduate recruitment across the Americas, with a particular focus on North America. Alice studied both her BA (Hons) and Master’s degrees at Oxford, in New College and Worcester College respectively. This combined with her professional experience in Admissions and Outreach at St Hugh’s College, and then Exeter College, both in Oxford, means that Alice has an excellent understanding of the University as a whole. 

Tom Trower, International Student Recruitment Officer

Tom Trower

Tom is responsible for undergraduate recruitment in Europe, Australia and New Zealand. Tom studied at Loughborough University before moving to Zambia after graduating to work for an NGO in the country’s Western Province. Before joining Oxford’s Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach department, Tom worked as an outreach officer at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia and then at City, University of London, meaning he brings a wealth of international and admissions experience to the team.  

If you would like to get in touch with any of the team, we would be delighted to hear from you at international.recruitment@admin.ox.ac.uk.