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Oxford Brookes University: Courses, Admission, Cost

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  • Estd. 1992
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Oxford Brookes University Highlights 2024

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Year of establishment1992
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Accepted Exams
Total International Students3000
Male/Female Ratio1.5
UG/PG Course Ratio1.46
Endowments ValuePound Sterling 2 million
No.of Campuses4
Accommodation expenses7827 Pound for 4 sharing (UG),7827 Pound for 4 sharing (PG)
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On Highlights

Q:   How many international students does Oxford Brookes University host?


Oxford Brookes University is one of the most renowned public universites in Oxford, England that has been ranked #413 in QS World University Rankings 2024. It has a very welcoming and friendly campus, that provides students with an opportunity for their personal as well as social growth. As of now, OBU is home to over 2700 students from 140+ countries.

Q:   Why should I go for Oxford Brookes University?


Oxford Brookes University is one of the most renowned public universites in Oxford, England that has been ranked #413 in QS World University Rankings 2024 and is home to over 2700 students from 140+ countries. It offers a variety of courses under the 182 undergraduate programs,  128 post graduate programs and foundation as well as professional programmes. Some of the most popular programmes at Oxford Brookes University for international students are International Hospitality, Events and Tourism Management, Computer Science, International Hospitality Management, Business and Management, Biomedical Science, International Hotel and Tourism Management and more. Additionally, offer a range of scholarships and financial support to help our international students with the costs of studying at OBU. It also provides students placement opportunities with top companies like Walt Disney, Hewlett Packard, Samsung, Bentley and more. Overall, it is one of the best universities in UK.

Entry Criteria

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MIM(4 Courses)
IELTS: 6.0 & Above
PTE: 59.0 & Above
BHM(1 Courses)
IELTS: 6.0 & Above
PTE: 51.0 & Above
BBA(1 Courses)
IELTS: 6.0 & Above
PTE: 51.0 & Above
B.Sc.(1 Courses)
IELTS: 6.0 & Above
B.E. / B.Tech(1 Courses)
IELTS: 6.0 & Above
PTE: 51.0 & Above

Oxford Brookes University Fees, Duration & Entry Requirements 2024

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CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MIM(4 courses)
12 months-1 year
INR 17.1 L
BHM(1 course)
4 years
INR 13.8 L
BBA(1 course)
3 years
INR 13.8 L
B.Sc.(1 course)
3-4 years
INR 14.2 L
B.E. / B.Tech(1 course)
3 years
INR 14.5 L
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On Fees and Eligibility

Q:   What are the Oxford Brookes University admission requirements for Indian students?


The admission requirements at Oxford Brookes University for Indian students are:

1) Undergraduate Courses:

  • All India Senior School Certificate Examination

  • Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) / Standard 12

  • Indian School Certificate (Year 12)

2) Graduate Courses:

Bachelor degree requirementHigh Level Institution GPAMedium Level Institution GPALow Level Institution GPA
2:1 (for direct entry)60%65%70%
2:2 (for direct entry)50%55%60%
Pass grade (for a pre-master’s course)40%40%40%

Q:   What are the English language requirements for Indian students at Oxford Brookes University?


 The English language requirements for Indian students at Oxford Brookes University are:

  • ELTS 6.0-7.0, with 6.0 in reading and writing, and 5.5 in listening and speaking
  • 60% or above in Standard 12th English is also considered at Oxford Brookes University in order to meet the minimum English Language requirements. However, some courses may ask for a higher score.

Q:   What is the best way to prepare for IELTS while applying to Oxford Brookes University?


IELTS preparation can be done either through self-study or by attending professional classes. Here are some IELTS preparation tips that will help you high individual band scores as well as overall score.

How can I prepare for IELTS for free?

For free preparation, join our free Shiksha online classes with our IELTS preparation expert Disha Wahi (TESOL Certified Trainer). Don’t forget to check out the Calendar for Free IELTS Live Practice Tests & Solutions.

How to prepare for the IELTS Reading section?

It takes a lot of preparation and concentration to tackle the IELTS Reading section as it can be the trickiest of all. Go through our IELTS Reading Tips and Tricks and prepare for this section comprehensively.

How can I prepare for the IELTS Listening section?

The IELTS Listening section is a high scoring section but requires concentration. Scoring high in this section will elevate your total IELTS score so it must not be taken lightly. Check out our IELTS Listening tips for boosting your chances of achieving high band scores.

How can I practice IELTS Speaking section at home?

The IELTS Speaking section is divided into three parts and chances of scoring well in this section are quite high as it is one of the highest scoring parts of the exam. Go through our IELTS Speaking Tips in order to achieve high band scores and enhance your overall score.

Is the IELTS Writing section very tough?

The IELTS Writing section can be the toughest section of the exam but with the correct preparation and strategy, high band scores can be obtained. Go through our specially curated IELTS Writing tips and prepare well to achieve your desired results.

Q:   What is the Oxford Brookes University annual tuition fee?


The Oxford Brookes University annual tuition fee details are as follows:


1st Year Tuition Fee


INR 17.3L

B.E./ B.Tech

INR 14.7L




INR 14.4L



Oxford Brookes University Scholarships 2024

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Q:   Does Oxford Brookes University provide scholarships to international students?


Yes, Oxford Brookes University offers several scholarships to their international students. They are as follows:

Scholarship Name


£2,000 International Student Scholarships


EU Student Support Scholarship

£3,000 to all EU undergraduate students

Gaza Scholarship

Covers fees, accommodation, and a contribution towards living expenses up to a total of £30,000

GREAT Scholarships

£10,000 scholarships to students from Turkey and Kenya

Q:   What are the eligibility criteria for scholarships at Oxford Brookes University?


For the International Student Scholarship September entry, students must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Hold a conditional or unconditional offer from the University.
  • Pay the deposit by the relevant deadline:
    • 15 April for postgraduate applicants
    • 8 June for undergraduate applicants.
  • Enroll in September as a new full-time undergraduate or as a new full-time postgraduate international fee-paying student.
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Oxford Brookes University Admission Dates 2024

  • Application fees :Pound 20
  • Type of deadline :Depends on course
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Type of documentsApplicable for
SOPNot required
LORNeeded for all courses
EssaysNot required
CVNot required
Additional documentsRequired
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Fall25ᵗʰ Jan 2023
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Q:   How can I get admission in the Oxford Brookes University?


International students can apply for Oxford Brookes University in various ways to study in the UK. The application process will vary as per the programme you are applying for. Check below the different levels of the programme to apply:

·      Undergraduate – Apply directly to the university or through UCAS

·      Postgraduate – Apply directly to the university

·      International pathways courses – Apply directly to the university

·      Research degrees – Apply directly for postgraduate research courses by contacting the relevant postgraduate research tutor

Note: Graduate Diploma in Law and some Education courses have different application routes.

Q:   What are the Oxford Brookes University GPA requirements?


Oxford Brookes University requires a minimum GPA of 3.0 for undergraduate programs and a minimum of 3.5 for postgraduate programs. Also, the Oxford Brookes University acceptance rate is nearly 31%, which makes it a very competitive university to get in. The acceptance rate figure indicates that for every 100 applications received, Oxford Brookes University offers admission to about 31 students on average. Hence, students must not show any laxity when it comes to OBU applications.

Q:   Is it tough to get into Oxford Brookes University?


The Oxford Brookes University Acceptance Rate is nearly 31%. This figure means that for every 100 applications received, Oxford Brookes University offers admission to about 31 students on average. This makes it a very tough and competitve university to get into. Also, students must meet the GPA as well as English language requirements in order to secure admission in Oxford Brookes University.

Q:   How long does the Oxford Brookes application take?


The Oxford Brookes application process may take a few days, weeks, or even longer. The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) is the system through which students select and apply for almost all full-time undergraduate courses in the UK. When your application is accepted, you will receive a response in UCAS Hub. Here students can check the progress of their UCAS application. These responses include:

·      An unconditional offer: get a guaranteed place

·      A conditional offer: student’s place will depend on obtaining specific grades or a successful interview

·      An unsuccessful decision: yet to be offered a place on the course

Note: If students receive no offers, then they can still apply to university through UCAS Extra from February until early July.

Know more about UCAS Application to study in the UK

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Oxford Brookes University Placements

Top Recruiters

Deutsche Bank
Accor Group
JW Mariott Group
Carnival Cruise Lines
Glaxo Smithkline
Four Seasons
Ernst & Young
British Telecom
Cisco Systems
Shangri-La Hotel
Starwood Hotels & Resorts
TUI Group
marriott hotels
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Q:   What are the placement benefits at Oxford Brookes University?


The placement benefits for students at Oxford Brookes University are;

  • A year's worth of paid, full-time work experience in a graduate level job before students have graduated. This is a great addition to their CV and helps them to stand out from the crowd.
  • It provides the opportunity for a possible graduate job offer with their work placement employer.
  • An opportunity to enhance analytical and communication skills, which all employers seek.
  • Valuable experience within an industry or job role that supports future career choice and in an area that interests the student.
  • A chance to develop confidence by working within a competitive and fast paced environment.
  • Above all, placements will enhance their skills to help them achieve a better degree and therefore increase their chances of getting an appropriate graduate role in their chosen career.

Q:   What is the average placement package at Oxford Brookes University?


The average placement package at Oxford Brookes University is nearly 10 Lakhs INR. Apart from the salary, students get a lot of other advanatages as well. The OBU placement opportunity acts as a great addition to their CV and helps them to stand out from the crowd. Students get to learn a lot by working in an industry and this gives them access to many more opportunities. It also gives students an opportunity to enhance their analytical and communication skills.

Q:   What are the placement eligibility criteria at Oxford Brookes University?


The placement eligibility criteria at Oxford Brookes University is:

  • The placement should be of a suitable level of responsibility to add value to a degree.
  • The placement must be full time (a minimum of 37.5 hours per week) and must be for a minimum of 40 weeks.
  • The salary must be commensurate with the placement role and not less than the minimum wage for the country in which the placement is taking place.
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Oxford Brookes University Accommodation & Meals 2024

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Q:   Which is the best accommodation at Oxford Brookes University?


At Oxford Brookes University, a variety of accommodations are available, ranging from house and flat shares to university-affiliated accommodations and private halls. It depends on your budget and distance from amenities, public transport, and campus. Students get an option to make a choice from catered or self-catered, en-suite or shared, private or university-owned.

Students can also read about the Cost of Studying in the UK for Indian Students in 2023

Oxford Brookes University Rankings

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Q:   What is Oxford Brookes University ranking?


The Oxford Brookes University ranking is as follows:

#413 in World University Rankings 2024 - QS World University Rankings
#601-800 in World University Rankings 2023 - Times Higher Education (THE)
#1013 in Best Global Universities 2023 - US News and World Report Rankings 

Q:   Is the Oxford Brookes University good for international students?


Oxford Brookes University is a globally renowned centre for Research Excellence and is one of the top public universities in England. The university has established specialised research strengths for world-leading research. It has partnered with Government agencies and the industry for technology transfer and research initiatives. Further, the university receives research grants from the UK Government and the European Commission. Oxford Brookes is a university of global outreach. Students across the world come to study at the university to pursue their dream careers. The university has collaborated with more than 100 reputed universities across the globe for carrying out student exchange and study abroad programmes. Also, Oxford Brookes maintains international academic partnerships with universities and institutions from various countries including Germany, France, India, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Kenya and Hong Kong. Hence, it is a very popular choice for international students.

Studying in UK

Average Accommodation Expense

INR 5.6 L (based on 65 colleges)

Average Meals Expense

INR 2.2 L (based on 3 colleges)

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