Undergraduate Admissions

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

Friday, September 14th 2018
10.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Inorganic  Chemistry  Laboratory

The Oxford Chemistry Information Day will take place on Friday 14th September 2018 from 10.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. in the Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory (ICL),  in South Parks Road. You don't need to book to attend this Open Day. Please meet in the Abbot's Kitchen (follow the signs) upstairs in the ICL.

Guided Tours

There will be frequent tours through-out the day.  Tours typically take 30 to 45 minutes. Since access is secured by a swipe card system it is not possible to enter the research areas without a guide. You will be taken to the CRL, which is one of the most modern and impressive University Chemistry research facilities in the world. Guided tours of the Department will depart from the Abbot's Kitchen, ICL.

You can take a virtual tour of the CRL here


11.30 to 12.15
14.15 to 15.00

There will be a talk by a College Tutor from 11.30-12.15 and from 14.15-15.00. The talk will cover a range of topics, including the structure of the chemistry course, applications to Oxford, interviews, conditional offers, etc. A question and answer session will follow.

The talks in the morning and afternoon will cover the same material.

Further information

About the course, the department and admissions, including copies of the Oxford Chemistry Prospectus, may be obtained from

(1) the Departmental Web site,
(2) the Oxford Admissions office,
(3) by e-mailing the Director of Studies, Dr Nicholas Green,
(4) by writing to Undergraduate Admissions, Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QR.