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What jobs can you get by studying Physics

Physics has always been a very nebulous subject, with potential areas of study ranging from the nanoscale all the way up to structures bigger than our solar system. This diverse range of topics makes it one of the most interesting areas to study but where can this take you after you finish your degree. What paths does physics open up and how can you follow them.
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COVID-19: How to use your extra time at home to enhance your application

Feeling worried about how to continue building your application while you practice social distancing? Nervous about being left to work from home without as much support from teachers and friends?

We have put together some top tips for using your extra time at home effectively and productively to continue learning and keep your application on track. 
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A Day In The Life Of An Oxford Humanities Student

Studying a humanities or social science at university makes for a very different lifestyle as compared to a science student. Work is mostly done independently, and you have much more flexibility in your schedule.

This blog post details a typical humanities or social science student's day.
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Personal Statement: Structure and Style

The content of your personal statement is incredibly important, and needs to be delivered clearly, or its meaning may be lost or obscured. At its best, a personal statement is a concise and individual footprint of your academic interests. At its worst it can be predictable, boring and cringe-inducing. So what are the key things you need to remember about the structure and style of your personal statement? 
5 questions to ask yourself with choosing your subject

5 questions to ask yourself with choosing your subject

If you're unsure of what subject to study at university, read our five questions to ask yourself when choosing.
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Busting myths about the Oxbridge Interview

Most interviews at Oxford and Cambridge aren't nearly as daunting as the rumours would have it. Here we dispel 5 big myths about the Oxbridge Interview and offer you some tips along the way.
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The differences between studying in the UK and the US

Thinking about going to university in the UK or US, but not sure how to decide which university system is more suited to you? Read our guidance on the key differences between them.
Applying to Oxbridge as an International Student, Part 2

Applying to Oxbridge as an International Student, Part 2

In Part 2 of Supporting International Students, we focus on the part of the application process students dread most – the admissions test and interviews - as well as the logistics of visas and fees.
Applying to Oxbridge as an International Student, Part 1

Applying to Oxbridge as an International Student, Part 1

Are you an international student applying to Oxbridge? Read our tips on how to prepare your application over the summer, with a focus on the extra steps international students are asked to take.
5 Reasons to Study History at University

5 Reasons to Study History at University

History is a fantastic subject to study at university. We provide some of the top reasons why you should pursue a history degree.
5 Reasons to Study Biology at University

5 Reasons to Study Biology at University

Biology is an exciting and rapidly expanding field of study. Here are some of our top reasons why you should pursue a biology degree.
Your Oxbridge application journey

Your Oxbridge application journey

Applying to Oxbridge - let alone university - can seem like a daunting process and you might be worrying about where to start. Here we provide a step-by-step process to help you plan your application and submit everything on time, while giving you the best chance of success.