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Why Apply to Study Earth Sciences? (Why on Earth Not!)

The multitude of scientific fields that overlap in studying this miraculous planet (and others), equip students with a breadth of knowledge and skills relevant to careers in scientific research, engineering, finance, government, consultancy and everything in-between. Find out more about Earth Sciences with Oxford graduate, Charlie.

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The Oxford Humanity Graduate’s Guide to Super-Curriculum Learning

If you want to apply to Oxbridge or any other high ranking university, it’s incredibly important to read around your chosen subject. Oxford graduate, Ellen, guides you through the kind of research you should be doing to demonstrate a passion and commitment to learning, enhance your personal statement and allow you to dazzle at interview.

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Ivy League or Oxbridge: Can you do both?

In their penultimate school year, many students find themselves considering an application to Oxbridge as well as the Ivy League universities in America. With Oxford and Cambridge ranked No. 1 and 2 in the world by Times Higher Education, and Ivy Leagues’ Stanford, MIT, CIT, Harvard, Princeton and Yale, directly behind, it’s not hard to see why it is a difficult choice for high performing students. But is it possible to do both?

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Nurturing a Child's Intellectual Curiosity: The Key to Oxbridge Success

Years of long-term preparation are critical for a chance to gain a place at Oxford and Cambridge, the Universities currently ranked Number 1 and 2 in the world. We’ve pioneered long-term enrichment programs, which develop a child’s intellectual curiosity beyond the realms of school learning, to fast-track them to eventual Oxbridge success.

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Applying for Medicine at University? Is Oxbridge for you?

Thinking of applying to Oxbridge for medicine? u2 mentor, Síle (PhD in Cancer Therapy, current Graduate Medicine student, University of Oxford), demystifies the Oxbridge admissions process.

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How to Dazzle at Interview: An Oxford Psychology Graduate and DPhil Psychiatrist's View

Interviews can seem scary and hard to prepare for as you never quite know what to expect. However, they are extremely important, with many selections for school and university applications made almost entirely on interview performance alone. Luckily, there are a number of things you can do during the interview and in preparation that can really help you stand out.

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