Parrs Wood Sixth Form College

Oxbridge Pathway

Oxbridge Pathway

Ways That We support your Oxbridge Application

  • One-to-one meetings to discuss possible courses and colleges available at Oxford and Cambridge, what’s needed for an application to both and what work experience is needed to support an application
  • An organised trip to Open Days at Oxford and/or Cambridge to attend talks on the universities and the application processes
  • Advice on putting together your personal statement
  • Regular reviews of personal statement drafts with recommendations to strengthen this element of the application
  • Arranged workshops with alumni, who are currently studying at Oxford and Cambridge to share experience of the application and interview process
  • Arranged workshops on preparing for admissions tests
  • Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) practice
  • Recommendations of further reading around the subject being applied for to support preparation for the interview and guidance towards independent research to strengthen the application and support discussion at interview


Contact Joan Kunawicz, Sixth Form Advisor for more information on your Oxbridge application