Open days and taster sessions are beneficial for any student wishing to know more about their chosen university course. Take a look at the great events Oxford has to offer in the coming weeks.
Oxford and Cambridge Student Conferences – various dates in March 2015
(Year 12 – 13, UK schools)
These conferences will provide up-to-date information on the application and admissions procedure at both Oxford and Cambridge. Great for students wishing to gain information across all subject areas, and will also give an insight into student life.
Admission is by ticket only
Further Maths – What Next? – 23 March 2015
(Year 12, UK state schools. Waiting list for independent schools.)
If you’re doing Further Maths for A level, but not sure what you want to do at university, or you’re gifted at Maths, but not sure what your next steps will be, this event is for you.
Please be aware that you will be placed on a waiting list
For more information and applications follow this link: www.cs.ox.ac.uk/FurtherMathsWhatNext/
Statistics Taster Day – Wednesday 8 April 2015
(Year 12, UK schools)
Organised by Oxford’s Department of Statistics, this taster day is perfect for high-achieving students* interested in studying Mathematics or Applied Mathematics after their A levels
Limited to three places per school. Independent schools are welcome to apply, but will be accommodated only if spaces available.
*Students should be on track to receive at least A*AA at A-level or 39 points with Higher Level Maths at IB
Go to www.stats.ox.ac.uk/study_here/schools_liaison/stats_taster_day for more information.
Women in Computer Science Day – Monday 20 April 2015
(Year 10 & 11, women, UK schools)
It’s time to raise awareness of what Computer Science is at university level, and meet women (and men) who work in the Computer Science field. If you’re not sure what Computer Science is, this is the best place to find out! Ideal for students with flair for Maths.
For more information visit: www.cs.ox.ac.uk/WomeninCS/
Philosophy Plus Taster Day – Thursday 23 April 2015
(Year 11 & 12)
Ideal for anyone interested in learning more about the Oxford undergraduate degrees in either Maths and Philosophy, Physics and Philosophy or Computer Science and Philosophy, and who are considering applying for an Autumn 2016 (or later) start.
Further information and applications at: www.cs.ox.ac.uk/philosophyplus
Joint Open Day with the Maths Institute – Saturday 9 May 2015
(All prospective applicants and parents/guests)
This is not a university-wide open day, just the Computer Science and the Maths Institute.
You must book in advance for this open day.
All information regarding bookings can be found here: www.cs.ox.ac.uk/ugadmissions/open_days
Please note: colleges are not normally open during this event, although we hope that there will be an opportunity to visit a college after the formal programme finishes.