Improve your TSA score with a full day, small group TSA course

What is the Intensive Day TSA Course?

The Intensive TSA course is designed for students who want to rapidly boost their TSA score with focused preparation. With the help of our experienced TSA admissions test tutor, this fully interactive TSA course guides you through both sections of the TSA and teaches you time-saving tips that to help you succeed.

You will learn time-saving techniques and strategies to help you succeed along with problem solving techniques and critical thinking.

At UniAdmissions, you will always work with Oxbridge experts and resources

In this intensive full day TSA Course you are taught by our experienced TSA course tutors. They are all either current or alumni Oxbridge students who scored in the top 10% nationally for the TSA during their TSA admissions testing year. Their support will help you succeed in the TSA.

TSA Course Breakdown

The intensive TSA course focuses on all the important elements of the TSA exam.

1015 – 1030: Registration

1030 – 1300: Problem Solving

1300 – 1330: Lunch

1330 – 1600: Critical Thinking

1600 – 1700: Writing Task

1700 – 1730: Debrief and Epilogue

The vast majority of MCQs are either problem solving, data handling or critical thinking. Whilst this section is renowned for being difficult to prepare for, we’ll teach you common shortcuts and techniques you can use to save valuable time on these type of questions. We go over common types of question that tend to come up every year and show you how to get to the correct answer quickly and efficiently.

You have just under 2 minutes per question so most students are usually able to finish the majority of questions in time. However, some questions are very tricky and can be a big drain on your limited time. This is usually why people don’t finish and therefore don’t perform as well as they could in this section. Therefore, you are taught to identify which questions are going to be easy and quick to do. This allows you to score easy marks and not spend time on the difficult ones until the end.

TSA Oxford Only: The Essay is frequently neglected by lots of students, who choose to spend their time revising for the MCQs instead. However, it has a higher return per hour of work than Section 1 so is well worth putting time into. Whilst different questions will inevitably demand differing levels of comprehension and knowledge, it is important to realise that one of the major skills being tested is actually your ability to construct a logical coherent argument- and to convey it to the lay-reader.

We will teach you crucial strategies and provide a framework that you can use to answer any essay that turns up in the exam. You’ll also see examples of good and bad essays- including introductions and conclusions so you can start to appreciate what the admissions tutors are looking for. If you’d like more help- we’ll be more than happy to help via email.

The final part of the course consolidates the main techniques and strategies taught throughout the day. Although the course is scheduled to end at 1730, your tutor will be around till 1800 (or later if need be) in order to answer any questions that you have. Please arrange your transport back home with this in mind.

Book now to secure your place – hurry, places are filling up fast!

2019 TSA Course Date

Book Your Space Now – £195

The Ultimate TSA Course

Expert Tutors with the Best Resources Available

Expert Tutors

Your TSA course will be taught by experienced Oxbridge tutors who scored in the top 10% of the country and have tutored the TSA for several years.

Online Lectures

15 hours worth of Online lectures that you can watch and re-watch to learn key strategies + concepts from our expert TSA tutors. All tutor scored in the top 10% of the country.

Ongoing Support

Email access to your expert dedicated TSA personal tutor who will help and answer your questions until the day of your exam so you’re never alone or stuck.

Helping Students Succeed

We’ve helped 1000’s of students just like you to improve their TSA score with online courses and expert resources. Read our testimonials so see what they say!

6 Full Practice Papers

Written by experts and updated for 2018 so that they mirror the real exam as closely as possible so you can to practice as much as you want to.

Time Saving Techniques

Learn powerful short-cuts and score boosting strategies so that you never run out of time again and can manage your time effectively.

Free E-book

Written by our TSA experts our TSA Ultimate Guide is a 250+ page book packed with 300 practice questions and advice.

Fully Worked Solutions

Detailed answers to all MCQs so you can see the best ways to approach every question.

Want to know more? Speak with our expert admissions team now

TSA Course Reviews

What students just like you said about their experience with UniAdmissions

Want a more comprehensive TSA preparation? Check our our individual TSA tuition.


Students who attended the course in 2017 secured a place at Oxford or Cambridge.


Hundreds of students loved our TSA Intensive Course last year.


Nearly everyone who attended the course would recommend it to their friends.

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Meet our TSA tutors


Jonathan is currently studying Economics and Management at St. Hugh’s College, Oxford and has worked for UniAdmissions since 2014. He sat the TSA as part of his own application to Oxford in 2012 and scored full marks in Section 1 of the paper, placing him in the top 0.1% of all candidates who sat the assessment that year. He is very familiar with all aspects of the paper and tutors many students preparing to sit the TSA. He is keen to help others gain the same opportunities he has been afforded.


David read medical sciences at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, completed his clinical studies in the Cambridge Clinical School and now works as a doctor in Leicester. David is an experienced tutor, having helped students with all aspects of the university applications process, in particular TSA preparation. He has authored five books from UniAdmissions and, away from work he enjoys cycling and outdoor pursuits.


Isaac is a current masters student at the University of Chicago in the United States having graduated in 2017 from the University of Oxford (Oriel College) with a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics. Isaac has over 3 years of experience in tutoring, working with GCSE and A-Level students across the UK and Oxbridge applicants from around the world in order to hone their exam technique and applications. Throughout his undergraduate degree Isaac assisted in admissions and outreach for Oriel College, and is especially experienced at tutoring for the TSA, working on personal statements and preparing students for interview.


All students will get a copy of our exclusive E-book – “The Ultimate TSA Guide: 300 Practice questions” as well as 6 Full TSA Practice Papers and worked solutions to all TSA Past Papers.

The Ultimate TSA Guide is the most comprehensive TSA Book available. Written for the 2017 Entry, it contains powerful time-saving strategies that will allow you to answer difficult questions within the time limit as well a massive 300 Practice Questions written in the style and difficulty of the real exam. Each question comes with Fully Worked Solutions that guide you through the most efficient way for getting the correct answer as quickly as possible.

We get asked this a lot and regrettably we are unable to because of our commitment to keep group sizes manageable for our tutors. However, we can put you on the waiting list. To avoid disappointment, we recommend you book early or you can also look at our Online Course or Individual Tuition.

Written by our TSA experts who scored in the top 10%, our full mock TSA papers simulate the format of the real exam. Updated for 2017, they allow you to get invaluable practice with the style and difficulty of questions. They include fully worked solutions to all questions as well as essay plans for section 2.

Of course! We are here to support you not just on the course day but all the way until you have finished your exam.

UniAdmissions continues to be the best provider of TSA courses year after year because we have the best TSA tutors in the country and because of our unparalleled array of TSA resources– for example, we’re the only company that has two full TSA books available on the market.

2019 TSA Course Date

Book Your Space Now – £195

Can’t make any of these dates? Check out our TSA Online Course

Speak to our Admissions Team for more information on the TSA resources available

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