Oxford Residential Course

The Oxford experience.

September 20-22, 2019.

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“A weekend at the home of 50+ Nobel Prize winners.”

The Best Preparation

12 Hours of One-On-One Sessions

Receive comprehensive, individual support for your entire application process with an expert Oxbridge tutor from your desired subject. The one-on-one sessions are tailored to your specific needs and questions, and include every step of the process, from your Personal Statement to test-specific lessons and interview strategies and tips. 7 hours on Saturday and 5 hours on Sunday, all inside real Oxford classrooms.

3 Group Lectures

The weekend includes two separate group lectures covering the most relevant topics about applying to Oxford and frequently asked questions. Additionally, on Sunday you will attend a presentation by best-selling author and expert admissions coach Kam Taj, which will cover exam techniques, stress management strategies and everything you need to triple your chances of success!

The Real Oxford Experience

Dinner at the World Famous Oxford Union

Experience the real Oxford feeling by having dinner on one of the most exclusive places on earth: Oxford Union, a place famous for hosting debates and catering for the biggest names in the world, such as Nobel prize winners, presidents, artists and world-class athletes.

Stay at an Oxford Bedroom

The Oxford Residential Course includes two-nights accommodation at an actual college bedroom in Balliol College. For a weekend, you will experience what is like to sleep in Oxford and get to know the halls and buildings while you’re at it.

Oxford Open Day

Open Day Through Oxford With the Best Possible Guide

On Friday 20th, you’ll be attending the Oxford Open Day, with a very important twist: all the time, you’ll be accompanied by an individual expert tutor relevant to your subject, so you’ll receive helpful insights and first-hand knowledge of all things Oxford.

1 Hour of Punting

One of the most iconic Oxford experience is going punting at the River Cherwell. Included with your Oxford Residential Course, you will get 1 hour of punting through the river to enjoy astonishing views while you relax from a very productive day of learning.

Book your place now!

Available spaces: 10

12 Hours of One-On-One Sessions

Receive comprehensive, individual support for your entire application process with an expert Oxbridge tutor from your desired subject. The one-on-one sessions are tailored to your specific needs and questions, and include every step of the process, from your Personal Statement to test-specific lessons and interview strategies and tips. 7 hours on Saturday and 5 hours on Sunday, all inside real Oxford classrooms.

3 Group Lectures

The weekend includes two separate group lectures covering the most relevant topics about applying to Oxford and frequently asked questions. Additionally, on Sunday you will attend a presentation by best-selling author and expert admissions coach Kam Taj, which will cover exam techniques, stress management strategies and everything you need to triple your chances of success!

Dinner at the World Famous Oxford Union

Experience the real Oxford feeling by having dinner on one of the most exclusive places on earth: Oxford Union, a place famous for hosting debates and catering for the biggest names in the world, such as Nobel prize winners, presidents, artists and world-class athletes.

Stay at an Oxford Bedroom

The Oxford Residential Course includes two-nights accommodation at an actual college bedroom in Balliol College. For a weekend, you will experience what is like to sleep in Oxford and get to know the halls and buildings while you’re at it.

Open Day Through Oxford With the Best Possible Guide

On Friday 20th, you’ll be attending the Oxford Open Day, with a very important twist: all the time, you’ll be accompanied by an individual expert tutor relevant to your subject, so you’ll receive helpful insights and first-hand knowledge of all things Oxford.

1 Hour of Punting

One of the most iconic Oxford experience is going punting at the River Cherwell. Included with your Oxford Residential Course, you will get 1 hour of punting through the river to enjoy astonishing views while you relax from a very productive day of learning.

Book your place now!

Available spaces: 10

Resources Included:

By booking the Oxford Residential Course, you’ll also get access to our world-class resources, all specific to the subject of your choice:

Full paperback book from our best-selling series The Ultimate Guide, specific to the subject you're applying to.

Access to an online course, containing 30+ hours of test-specific knowledge, techniques and helpful tips.

Itinerary

08:00 – Check bags in at Balliol College and hand out itineraries.

08:45 – Meet tutors for the beginning of open day.

12:00 – Optional lunch break.

18:00 – End of open day.

18:30 – Meet for dinner at Balliol college. Casual seasonal dinner for all tastes and dietary restrictions.

08:30 – Meet at Jowett Walk.

08:45 – Breakfast for students.

09:15 – Introductory group lecture and welcome to all students.

10:00 – Beginning of one-on-one sessions in the classrooms of the Archaeology department.

12:30 – Break for buffet lunch.

13:00 – More subject-specific one-on one sessions.

15:00 – Coffee break.

15:20 – Saturday’s final one-on-one sessions.

18:00 – Punting by the River Cherwell.

19:30 – Dinner at Oxford Union.

08:30 – Meet at Jowett Walk.

08:45 – Breakfast for students.

09:15 – Group lecture covering relevant admissions topics and frequently asked questions.

10:00 – One-on-one sessions with expert tutors.

12:30 – Break for buffet lunch.

13:00 – Students and tutors resume the one-on-one sessions.

15:00 – Coffee break

15:15 – Special presentation by best-selling author and admissions coach Kam Taj: How to Triple Your Chances of Success.

16:00 – Debrief and end of day

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Oxford Residential Course

Location: Oxford, UK.

Date: Friday 20th September - Sunday 22nd September, 2019

Includes: Acommodation, Transportation to activities, Meals, Guided Tour at Pitt Rivers Museum, Punting at River Cherwell, One-on-one sessions, Group lecture and event with Admissions Coach and author Kam Taj.

Price: £1895

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Available spaces: 7

FAQs

You will get:

  • Two nights accommodation at Balliol College.
  • All meals covered.
  • Transportation to and from all guided activities.
  • 12 hours of one-on-one sessions with an expert Oxbridge tutor from your chosen subject.
  • 2 group lectures on the admissions process, tests and interview strategies.
  • Special presentation by admissions coach Kam Taj: How to Triple Your Chances of Success.
  • 1 hour of punting at River Cherwell.
  • Real student dinner at Balliol College.
  • Dinner at the very exlusive Oxford Union.
  • Complimentary paperback book from the best-selling series The Ultimate Guide.
  • Guided open day through Oxford, accompanied by an expert tutor.

At UniAdmissions, we have experienced tutors from Archaeology to Zoology, who scored in the top 10% nationally in their own tests. You will be assigned a tutor experienced in your desired subject, regardless of what it is.

Students’ safety is the top priority of UniAdmissions at the Oxford Residential Course. We have established an evening curfew for all attendants, during guided visits the students are always supervised by staff members and we utilise the security and medical services from Balliol College.

Our course begins at 8:00 am on Friday 20th September at Balliol College. Due to the very diverse background of our students, we are unable to offer transportation from and to their airports, but we are more than happy to provide directions and assistance via Whatsapp to all our students. 

No. The Oxford Residential Course will give you great insights on how life at Oxford is, what you can expect from the admission process and specific one-on-one and group preparation for the tests required by your chosen course.

To experience the real Oxford student life, you will stay at an actual college dorm room at Balliol College.

Everything the students need for the weekend will be provided by us. Additionally, we offer a complimentary paperback book from our best-selling series The Ultimate Guide, specific to each student’s subject. If the students are unable to take the book with them due to travel logistics, we offer it via email in ebook format.

Understanding that all admission tests and classes at Oxford are taught in English, attendants to this course are expected to have proficiency in English. Thus, the residential course is completely in English and we are unable to offer traduction services for students.

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