About Oxford Brookes University

by / Thursday, 04 December 2014 / Published in Oxford Brookes University

About Oxford Brookes

Oxford Brookes: A world class student experience in a world famous student city

Voted “Best Modern University” by The Sunday Times University Guide 2013

Oxford: A world Famous Student City

At the heart of England, Oxford is a beautiful city with a rich cultural and educational history that goes back centuries. Its central location, in one of the UK’s most thriving economic regions, means it’s a great place to launch the career! And it’s only an hour from London and major airports, with excellent transport connections.

Oxford Brookes: Teaching and learning for the 21st century

If student want distinctive, high quality teaching, and a learning experience that reflects the investment student are making in the future, student will find it at Brookes.

Oxford Brookes are investing £150 million in developing our campuses
The University is dedicated to ensuring that our teaching is at the leading edge. This is reflected in the investment in a new teaching and learning space, the John Henry Brookes Building – part of the on-going redevelopment plan which will benefit all of the campuses.

The new John Henry Brookes Building includes library, teaching, support and social spaces, and opens in 2013 on the Headington Campus.

Undergraduate Degrees

With a reputation for high quality teaching and support in place to help student succeed, Brookes is the perfect place to study for a first degree. Oxford Brookes offer degrees in the following subject areas:

  • Architecture and Built Environment
  • Arts
  • Biological, Medical and Environmental Sciences
  • Business and Management
  • Computing, Digital Media and Sound Technology
  • Education, Early Years and Teacher Training
  • Health and Social Care
  • Hospitality Management
  • Humanities
  • Languages
  • Law
  • Mechanical Engineering, Motorsports and Mathematical Sciences
  • Publishing and Communication
  • Social Sciences
  • Sport, Exercise and Nutrition
  • For a full list of our courses visit: http://www.brookes.ac.uk/international/courses/undergraduate-courses/
  • Postgraduate Degrees
  • Oxford Brookes offer postgraduate courses in the following subject areas:
  • Architecture
  • Arts
  • Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Business
  • Clinical Health Care
  • Computing and communication Technologies
  • English and Modern Languages
  • History and Philosophy
  • Mechanical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
  • Planning
  • Psychology
  • Publishing
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Education
  • Law
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work and Public Health
  • Sport and Health Sciences

For a full list of our courses visit: http://www.brookes.ac.uk/international/courses/postgraduate-courses/

The Oxford Brookes MBA is ranked in the top 10 in the UK

Entry requirements

English language requirements: Standard XII 70/100 (70%) – 170/200 (85%) is deemed to be equivalent of IELTS 6.5, therefore for undergraduate Oxford Brookes look for 65% and for postgraduate, 70%.

Undergraduate entry: Higher Secondary School Certificate: Standard XII (CBSE or ISCE) or any equivalent examination board. Candidates with good grades (minimum of 65% required in each subject will be considered for direct admission to our bachelor degree courses. Candidates with average grades will be considered for foundation courses.

Postgraduate entry: Bachelor degree holders from Panjab University, Anna University, the University of Delhi, University of Calcutta, Bangalore University and the University of Mumbai with a grade of at least 51% will be considered for postgraduate study. Holders of degrees from other recognised universities will need a grade of at least 55%.

Those students wishing to undertake an MBA at Oxford Brookes should have a minimum of 3 years managerial work experience.

Tuition fees

Undergraduate Degrees

Year of Study 2014: Full Time £11,900 – £12,700

Postgraduate Degrees

Year of Study 2014: Full Time £11,900 – £15,140 except MBA

MBA 2014: £21,500

How to apply

Oxford Brookes has a lot of experience in evaluating overseas qualifications, and Oxford Brookes are here to help student through the application process. http://www.brookes.ac.uk/international/how-to-apply/
Applying for undergraduate degrees

September entry

Applications to Oxford Brookes University for all undergraduate degree courses beginning in September must be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). http://www.ucas.com/apply
If student are an international student your application for September entry will be accepted by UCAS until the end of June that year.

January entry

A number of our undergraduate courses also start in January. For these courses student should apply directly to the university instead of through UCAS.

Applying for postgraduate courses

Taught postgraduate courses

For most master’s degrees student will need to apply through UKPASS http://www.ukpass.ac.uk/. This is an online service for those wanting to apply for postgraduate study in the UK.

How do apply through UKPASS?

Apply online by clicking on the link to the UKPASS application form, which can be found on the course entry on our website: http://www.brookes.ac.uk/international/courses/postgraduate-courses/
Applications received through UKPASS will be forwarded directly to the university.

When should apply?

While most postgraduate courses are open to applications all through the year, some courses have application deadlines, so please check the details of the course student are interested in on our website. Oxford Brookes recommend that applications are submitted as early as possible as courses tend to fill up quickly.

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3 Responses to “About Oxford Brookes University”

  1. Lucy Pevensie says : Reply

    Hello Sir,
    I have Passed my TOEFL exam with a score of 79 on internet- based tests. Will it be possible for me to take admission in this University as I have not given my IELTS test.

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      Hello, TOEFL will no longer be accepted in UK for admission and student visa applications. You will receive conditional offer from Oxford Brookes University if you have submitted or are about to submit your application, your condition is going to be to give IELTS and secure 6.5 Band with no band less than 6.0 Band in any section.

  2. Deep Roy says : Reply

    I am Deep Roy from Mumbai, India. About the food accommodation, as a vegetarian from India, will they cater to our needs of being a vegetarian.

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