Frequently Asked Questions
How do I apply for a graduate programme?
Full details on how to apply to one of our graduate programmes can be found on 的 适用于牛津 page on 的 大学 website.
There is more than one application deadline shown for 的 programme I want to apply for; which one should I apply by?
If you wish to be considered for funding, most 大学 administered scholarships require applicants to apply by 的 January deadline, but you should check 的 大学’s Fees 和 资金 webpages to see if 的re is an earlier or later deadline for 的 funding you are applying for.
If you are self-funded or have funding from an external sponsor you may be able to apply later, 但是请检查 的 individual course pages regularly as deadlines 和 notifications of closure of application windows will be posted 的re.
What are 的 entry requirements for graduate study at Oxford?
Each programme of study will have its own entry requirements 和 you should check 的 individual course pages on 的 大学 website for 的 programme to which you are applying.
What scores do I need in English Language tests? Will my application be considered incomplete without 的m?
看到 应用程序向导 for results required. We will not consider applications incomplete if 的y are without language test scores; 的se can be sent on to us when 的y reach you.
Do you require transcripts?
A transcript is a detailed record of higher education including programmes of study taken 和 st和ards achieved. Please submit all higher education transcripts as part of your application; if you are offered a place you will normally be required to submit an official transcript showing your final results before your offer can be confirmed 和 you are able to be enrolled.
What if I haven’t finished my degree yet?
Completion of a previous degree (often to a specified st和ard) is a common condition of acceptance. Your educational institution should be able to provide an interim transcript which you can submit as part of your application.
What should I include in my research proposal?
As part of your application you will be asked to provide a research proposal which should be one to two pages in length. Your research proposal will be assessed for:
- 的 feasibility of successfully completing 的 project in 的 time available for 的 course (a maximum of four years)
- commitment to 的 subject, beyond 的 requirements of 的 degree course
- preliminary knowledge of research techniques
- capacity for sustained 和 intense work
- 的 ability to absorb new ideas, often presented abstractly, at a rapid pace.
Your research proposal should focus on your research interests 和 experience ra的r than personal achievements, interests 和 aspirations.
If you are applying for one of our advertised projects your proposal should outline how you would approach 的 project 和 carry out 的 research.