UCAS DAY (2) – 27/06/2012                        Important Information for OXBRIDGE ApplicantsKey DatesRemember, to be con...
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Information for Oxbridge candidates from Mr Brownlee's session 28/06

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Oxbridge info from UCAS day 2

  1. 1. UCAS DAY (2) – 27/06/2012 Important Information for OXBRIDGE ApplicantsKey DatesRemember, to be considered for Oxbridge you have to submit your UCAS application early. As such, youneed to ensure the majority of the form (personal statement, etc) is completed by the start of the Winterterm. You should also note that you can only apply to one of the universities, not both! 5th OCTOBER Internal deadline for Oxbridge applications (15th October – Completed application form must be sent to UCAS (note also the additional dates for submission of other requirements and admissions tests) 22nd October – Deadline for completion of Cambridge SAQ - for more information on the SAQ visit http://www.study.cam.ac.uk/undergraduate/publications/docs/saq.pdf December 2012 – Majority of applicants will be called for interview Mid January 2013 – Majority of applicants will be informed if they have been successful or notFurther Information and helpful linksOpen days are a key source of information which will help you with your application to Oxbridge. For info on Oxford open days visit http://www.ox.ac.uk/admissions/undergraduate_courses/visiting_oxford_and_open_days/universi ty_open_days/index.html For info on Cambridge open days visit http://www.study.cam.ac.uk/undergraduate/events/opendays/cambridge/Remember, you should also take into account your choice of COLLEGE. Most colleges will offer their ownspecific open days. For info on Oxford colleges go to http://d3upfpng8piaqj.cloudfront.net/UG%20Prospectus%202013/UGP%202013%20Colleges.pdf For info on Cambridge colleges go to http://www.study.cam.ac.uk/undergraduate/colleges/You should check out the application information on the website of each University. In particular, look tosee if your course requires you to submit work or take an additional test as part of the application (beaware of the deadlines for these). Also, look for recommendations about work experience, wider reading,what admissions officers are looking for, etc. Oxford http://www.ox.ac.uk/admissions/undergraduate_courses/how_to_apply/index.html Cambridge http://www.study.cam.ac.uk/undergraduate/apply/Finally, to help with your personal statement, visit http://www.oxbridgeapplications.com/

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