How to apply

  • As an international student, there are two ways to apply to Oxford Brookes:

    1. Apply to us directly* using our applicant portal.
    2. Apply through a local agent.

    *For full-time undergraduate programmes, you should apply through UCAS.

    For a few postgraduate courses, you will need to apply differently. Please check the individual online course entries for information about how to apply.

    If you are applying for a research degree, you will need to contact the relevant postgraduate research tutor to discuss your proposal informally before you apply. Find out more.

  • When to apply

    If you are applying to start in September 2021, you can usually apply until 30 June 2021. For a January start you will usually need to apply by December.

    If the application deadline has passed then please contact our Admissions Team on email at or call +44 (0)345 350 3699 to see if we can consider a late application from you. Make sure to allow enough time to apply for your student visa and student accommodation.

  • What supporting documents will I need?

    • Proof of your qualifications.
    • Proof of your English Language skills if English is not your first language.
    • A personal statement which indicates which course you are applying for and the reasons you wish to study the course.
    • A reference from someone who knows you academically, such as your teacher. The references can’t be from friends or family.