Welcome to our community

At Oxford Brookes University, we are proud of our diverse international student community, and we welcome a large cohort of students from Nigeria onto our campuses every year.

We offer a world-class student experience in the historic city of Oxford, an inspirational centre for education where students thrive. Oxford is also famous for its vibrant arts and culture scene, and is known for its beautiful architecture, museums and galleries. Whatever your interests, you’ll find something for you in Oxford.

We are one of the UK’s leading modern universities, known throughout the world for our outstanding courses, modern facilities, expert teaching and strong industry-employer links. You’ll graduate with the fundamental skills and international experience to excel in your chosen career and achieve your aspirations. Join our community of students from over 140 different countries for a truly memorable and rewarding experience.

Meet your country advisor

Patrick Nnamdi Chukwuma

Global scholarships

We offer a range of scholarships to help make studying at Oxford Brookes more affordable. With our International Student Scholarship, international students can receive a discount of up to £2,000 off their tuition fees.

Oxford Brookes is excited to announce that students from Nigeria who are holding an offer to study a postgraduate course with us in September 2024 could be eligible for a £10,000 GREAT scholarship.

Find out more about what scholarships are available to you. 

Entry requirements

Undergraduate minimum entry requirements

  • Please check the individual course page and use the equivalency table at the link below to work out the specific requirements for your course.

Qualification equivalent to UK A-levels: 

  • WAEC West African Senior School Certificate (WASSCE)/NECO Senior School Certificate (SSC) PLUS a recognised foundation course.

Postgraduate minimum entry requirements

  • Please check the individual course page for the bachelor degree requirement and use the equivalency table at the link below to work out your specific requirement.

How to apply?

Applying to a university in the UK is a simple process - this video will show you what you need to do or you can read more about how to apply.

Please note that due to unprecedented demand, we will only be accepting applications from students applying through one of our contracted representatives. You can see a full list of our representatives below. Please contact the Nigeria office if you need further support and guidance.

If you are made an offer for September 2024, you will be required to pay a minimum £3,000 deposit by 15 July 2024 to confirm your place and enter CAS Shield. An additional £5,000 top-up will be required by 29 July 2024 to receive your CAS. To ensure a smooth application process, you are encouraged to pay your deposit as early as possible, and can pay your full £8,000 deposit in one lump sum prior to 15 July 2024 if you prefer. The combined £8,000 deposit will be deducted from your first tuition fees payment and the method of payment will vary depending on how you have applied to us. Find out more about paying your deposit.


Come to one of our events and learn more about studying at Oxford Brookes as an international student. This is a great opportunity to speak to a representative about our courses, scholarships and funding opportunities, the application process and life in the UK.

We aim to meet as many international students as possible at exhibitions and visits around the world, giving you the opportunity to find out more about life at Oxford Brookes. If you're not able to attend an event or there isn't anything coming up in your country, you can contact your country advisor for information.