Further Resources

There is a variety of fantastic support available for students from non-traditional university backgrounds outside of OxFizz. Check out the following pages and programmes. 

Oxbridge programmes

  • Target Oxbridge - A programme to support black students applying to Oxford and Cambridge universities - deadline passed (a waiting list is operating)
  • Foundation Year at Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford - A one year programme at Oxford for under-privileged students who have already completed their A-levels that allows them to reach their full academic potential - deadline passed

  • Oxford & Cambridge Student Conferences - free conferences for year 12 students organised jointly by Oxford and Cambridge to provide the up-to-date information on applying - applications are made by teachers (if you are a student wanting to attend, please speak to your Head of Sixth Form)

Free Summer Schools

  • Sutton Trust Summer Schools - Free summer schools that give an insight into the university experience for non-fee paying students at eleven top universities including Cambridge, Durham, Bristol and Imperial College - deadline passed

  • UNIQ Summer School - Free summer schools that give an insight into the university experience at Oxford - deadline passed

Online Resources

  • Oxplore - an amazing online resource designed to engage students with topical discussions in a wide range of subjects ***HIGHLY RECOMMENDED***

  • Oxford Podcasts - a great library of fascinating podcasts covering many subjects given by lecturers at Oxford ***HIGHLY RECOMMENDED***

  • Oxford Arts Blog - the latest news and views in the arts, humanities and culture at Oxford University

  • Oxford Science Blog - the inside track on science at Oxford University: the projects, the people, and what's happening behind the scenes

  • Cambridge Undergraduate Study videos - the YouTube channel from Cambridge that has lots of fun videos about studying at Cambridge

  • OxFizz's Reading Lists - a list of suggested reading to help you find out more about your subject made by recent graduates from Oxford and Cambridge universities

Application Information

General Information

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