oxbridge

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    The truth behind 100% pass rates in final exams
    16th January 2018
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    Oxbridge comes top of the class
    07th September 2017
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    Why Oxbridge?
    11th May 2017

    After Adrian asked “why Oxbridge” on our blog last week, we started thinking about the reasons why students apply to Oxbridge before other UK universities. Here is our definitive list of the most important ways Oxford and Cambridge stand out from other universities and what really makes them so special.

  • What’s in a Name? New College vs. The New College
    27th January 2012

    A battle between academia old and new has commenced, with New College, Oxford fighting the New College of the Humanities for exclusivity over its name. It’s all a little bit childish really…

  • Real Oxbridge Interview Questions Answered: Music
    09th December 2011

    Learn how to ace an Oxbridge interview with our sample answers to real Oxbridge interview questions. This week we tackle a topic from a real Oxbridge interview for a candidate applying to study music.

  • Real Oxbridge Interview Questions Answered: Modern Languages
    28th November 2011

    How do you ace an Oxbridge Interview? This week, our Real Oxbridge Interview Questions series looks at modern languages. We take a genuine modern languages interview question and explore ways to answer it successfully.

  • Real Oxbridge Interview Questions Answered: Medicine
    18th November 2011

    This week’s Real Oxbridge Interview Questions Answered blog takes on one of the most feared interviews of all: medicine. Discover what an Oxbridge medicine admissions tutor is really looking for and how to deliver it through the interview, with a genuine Oxford University interview question as an example.

  • Real Oxbridge Interview Questions Answered: History
    11th November 2011

    This week our Real Oxbridge Interview Questions blog turns to history, one of the most popularly studied subjects at university. The genuine interview question from Oxford University reveals some surprising truths about what the interviewer is really looking for…

  • Real Oxbridge Interview Questions Answered: Engineering
    04th November 2011

    Ever wanted to know how to approach a question in an Oxbridge interview? Nervous about the ‘scary’ Oxbridge interview process? Wish you could see some examples of actual past Oxbridge interview questions? You’ve come to the right place! This week: Engineering.

  • Real Oxbridge Interview Questions Answered: Law
    28th October 2011

    Law can be one of the most intimidating subjects to prepare for at interview, as many candidates worry about not knowing enough technical detail. This genuine Oxford Interview question shows that technique is actually much more important than prior knowledge.