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Many students find writing their Oxford personal statement the most daunting, challenging part of the process. So, to help you, here is an example personal statement – my own, which helped get me a place studying Maths and Philosophy. I've broken it down...
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Many Oxford Maths and Computer Science applicants ask the question: how is this different from the Oxford Maths course or the Oxford Computer Science course? And what is it like to study any of these subjects at Oxford? Well, here are some of your queries answered by...
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Oxford University is known for the unique Oxford tutorial system (vs Cambridge supervisions). In this teaching style, students get an opportunity to study in very small groups (often only two or three people) with a leading academic. But what are tutorials really...
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The Oxford Maths and Philosophy course is intense, the workload is large and the concepts you cover are varied. A joint honours degree is incredibly rewarding, but time management is key and the weekly schedules are full on. An Overview of First Year Maths and...
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So, you have a place on the Oxford Maths course. You've seen every packing list for university going, reminding you to bring paracetamol, an extension lead and coat hangers. But once you're all packed up and driving to university, your over-full car bursting...