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Lincoln College Study Days

Lincoln College Study Days 2024

This year we are again running in-person Study Days, for prospective students in Year 12 from state schools. The programme is designed to support students from non-traditional Oxbridge backgrounds who are on track to do well and potentially make an application to a selective university.

Our Study Days have three subject options: History and the Ancient World or Physics and Engineering or Modern Languages or English Literature

The Study Days will take place in at Lincoln College Oxford on the following dates:

History and the Ancient World: Sunday August 4th to Tuesday 6th

Physics and Engineering: Tuesday August 6th to Thursday 8th

Modern Languages and Literature: Thursday August 8th to Saturday 10th

English Literature: Thursday August 8th to Saturday 10th

To apply fill out the form at the end of this page. The application deadline of Friday 24 May at 12 noon has now passed.

For confirmed participants:

Accommodation will be provided free of charge, onsite, in Lincoln College rooms. These will be on-suite and you will not need to bring bedding or towels, this will be provided.

We will also provide breakfast, lunch and dinner in our Dining Hall.

Travel reimbursement will happen after the event, we will provide a form for your details to which you will attach your receipts.

When you are arriving, please arrive between 3pm and 5pm on the first day of your course (see below). For directions and advice on travel see our page here: /discover/the-college/visiting-lincoln Please bear in mind we are very central and their is no parking at the College.

Below is an indicative outline of the programme and the dates that it takes place:

Date Time Session

Sunday 4 August: History and the Ancient World

Tuesday 6 August: Physics and Engineering

Thursday 8 August: Modern Languages

Thursday 8 August: English Literature

15:00 onwards Arrival and check-in
17:30 Tour of College
18:00 Welcome and Intro to Oxford: with Access Officer and Student Ambassadors
19:00 Dinner
19:30 - 22:00 JCR social evening

Monday 5 August: History and the Ancient World

Wednesday 7 August: Physics and Engineering

Friday 9 August: Modern Languages

Friday 9 August: English Literature

08:00 - 09:00 Breakfast
09:00 Welcome session: Oxford Explained and Q&A
10:00 Faculty or Museum Session
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Academic mini-lectures
14:45 Break
15:00 Study Skills session
16:15 Break
16:30 Mock interviews: watch a demonstration interview with Tutors
19:00 Dinner
19:30 - 22:00 JCR-run social evening

Tuesday 6 August: History and the Ancient World

Thursday 8 August: Physics and Engineering

Saturday 10 August: Modern Languages

Saturday 10 August: English Literature

08:00 - 09:00 Breakfast
09:15 Tutorial sessions
10:30 Break
11:00 Oxford applications: Tests, Personal Statements
12:00 Student Q&A and feedback
12:30 Lunch
13:00 - onwards Depart

Where next?

  • Take part in our next Open DayRead more
  • Discover the undergraduate courses offered at LincolnRead more
  • Find out about the financial support availableRead more