Undergraduate admissions | University of Oxford

Undergraduate admissions

Oxford University is world-famous for academic excellence. We pick the best and brightest students purely on their academic merit and passion for their chosen course. If that sounds like you, and you like to think for yourself, Oxford could be the right university for you.

Key Dates
Decisions for shortlisted candidates10 January 2018
University Open Days27, 28 June 2018
University Open Day14 September 2018

Most Popular Questions

How do I request feedback on my application?

What subjects should I take to A-level (or equivalent)?

Any specific subject requirements are listed on our individual course pages and in this summary table of entrance requirements.

What subjects should I take to GCSE (or equivalent)?

Please take note of any course requirements listed in the individual course pages.

What grades do I need to make a competitive application to Oxford?

The exact subject requirements vary depending on the course you want to apply for. As a guide, you will need to achieve between AAA and A*A*A at A-level or an equivalent level qualification. Read our course pages to find out the specific requirements for each.

When can I visit Oxford University?

We run University-wide Open Days and many departments also run subject-specific open days. Other events are listed in our events calendar. If you cannot attend any of these events you may wish to make an independent visit.

When can I apply for 2019 entry?

The deadline to apply to Oxford for entry in October 2018 has now passed. UCAS applications for entry here in 2019 will open in June 2018. In the meantime, we hope you will enjoy exploring our website and familiarising yourself with our admissions process.

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