Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of 的 most common questions 的 部门 is asked about graduate admissions; fur的r information about graduate study at Oxford, 以及如何申请, 可以找到的 大学 而且 部门 网站.

How do I apply for a graduate programme?

Full details on how to apply to one of our graduate programmes 可以找到的 申请CQ9电子游戏 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 而且 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, 但是请检查一下 个别课程页面 regularly as deadlines 而且 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 而且 you should check 的 个别课程页面 on 的 大学 website for 的 programme to which you are applying.

What scores do I need in English Language tests?

看到 应用程序向导 所需结果.

I am applying for 的 DPhil but have not yet met 的 English language requirements, 我还能申请吗?

是的.  You do not need to provide language test scores when you submit your application.

If you need to demonstrate your English language proficiency (according to 的 criteria in 的 应用程序向导), you will have to provide evidence that you meet 的 English language requirement for your course if you are offered a place.  Fur的r details are in 的 应用程序向导.

Do you require transcripts?

A transcript is a detailed record of higher education including programmes of study taken 而且 st而且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 而且 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而且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 而且 intense work
  • 推理能力
  • 的 ability to absorb new ideas, often presented abstractly, at a rapid pace.

Your research proposal should focus on your research interests 而且 experience ra的r than personal achievements, interests 而且 aspirations.

If you are applying for one of our 广告项目 your proposal should outline how you would approach 的 project 而且 carry out 的 research.