The sixth form students (ages 16-18) can apply for a place on Oxford X, a prestigious forum being held for sixth form students in August 2013 in Oxford. Oxford X brings together some of the United Kingdom’s finest lecturers who are leaders in their fields from the universities of Oxford, Cambridge and the London School of Economics to provide an unparalleled educational experience surrounding pertinent issues across the globe.
The programme provides an unrivalled experience of the educational rigour at the United Kingdom’s top universities, whilst also providing participants with a unique and authentic experience of student life in Oxford. Participants will reside within Balliol College, experience the various organised excursions within Oxford and meet like-minded peers froma diverse background. Oxford X provides an unrivalled opportunity to enhance one’s education, whilst providing an invaluable insight vital for preparation to apply to the UK’s leading universities. This rewarding experience provides a unique stepping-stone to Oxford University, Cambridge University and the LSE; enrolment in the can be discussed in interviews, personal statements and university applications. Indeed, the content of the forum is particularly useful and relevant for those individuals considering applying for the following courses at university:
· Economics & Management
· Politics, Philosophy & Economics
· International Relations
· European Studies
Lecture topics are diverse, and are at a standard suitable for A-level (or equivalent qualifications); further details of the forum, lecturers, excursions and topics can be found on the website www.oxfordx.com . An information pack is also available to download at www.oxfordx.com/OxfordX-2013.pdf