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Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

Application success: 3 things to do now

Application success: 3 things to do now

We are now almost two months into the current application window for BSG and coming close to the halfway mark. I hope my last blog gave you a good insight into the changes to our admissions processes for this year. BSG at Oxford University is an extremely dynamic place and we are […]

by × 30 October 2014 ×

BSG Staff, Governance, cooperation and law

Levy, Schiffrin and Woods at the event.

How journalism can still change the world

  “How many of you read newspapers or use TV and radio for their news at least once every two days?” Hands go up. The answer to such a question varies according to whom it is directed. A class of sixth-formers, the audience at a digital innovation conference or a […]

by × 21 October 2014 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

BSG Co-founders wanted!

BSG Co-founders wanted!

Our newest MPP and DPhil classes have now safely arrived and a new BSG year has started. As always this means that the Admissions Team has passed on the incoming classes to our very competent colleagues in the Programmes Team and I will now start focusing exclusively on preparing for […]

by × 14 October 2014 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

Personal Statements and CVs: Oxford Style

Personal Statements and CVs: Oxford Style

One of the great joys of being part of the BSG is the international spirit that our community embodies. For our last cycle we received applications from 97 different countries and territories. Many of our applicants hence come from countries with different traditions in regards to application writing and in […]

by × 13 December 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

October has come again

October has come again

October has come again: another academic year has passed, a new academic year has begun and another Oxford Half-Marathon has been run by the BSG team! Our MPP Class of 2012 will soon be coming back to graduate having all passed their exams with overall impressive results. At the same […]

by × 21 October 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

The Admissions End Is Nigh

The Admissions End Is Nigh

The admissions process of the school is nearing the final stages. It truly has been a tough and lengthy process; involving some long days for my colleagues and I.

by × 27 March 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

Admissions Half-Way Update

Admissions Half-Way Update

The initial admissions stage is now complete and things are slightly less busy in the Admissions Team, which gives me time to update you on the admissions process. Just as I predicted in my last post the last few weeks have been very busy ones; as expected we received the […]

by × 18 February 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

Behind the scenes at BSG admissions

Behind the scenes at BSG admissions

Casper Bangert from the programmes team shares some behind the scenes insight into the admissions process for the MPP programme.

by × 11 January 2013 ×