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2017 – 18 Application Deadline

Admissions for entry in October 2017 are now closed.

Admissions for entry in October 2018 will open on 1 September 2017.

Entry Requirements for admission

Full details of the entry requirements for admission to the DPhil in Population Health are available on the Graduate Admissions and Funding webpage for this course.

Applying to the University

All applications for graduate study are processed on the University's Student System. Please visit the Applying for graduate study pages for full details.

Candidates are advised to refer to the Application Guide prior to making an application. An application fee of £75 per programme is required prior to uploading your complete application.  This application fee is waived for students currently on a programme of study at the University of Oxford.

College Membership 

The University of Oxford is a collegiate university. When you receive an offer from the department then your application will also be considered for a place at a college. You can state a college preference on your application form or, if you do not have a preference then you will be assigned to a college. Details of the colleges that accept students on to the DPhil in Population Health can be found on the Graduate Admission and Funding website.

Good academic practice

As part of the admissions process the Nuffield Department of Population Health may use a plagiarism prevention service to check the originality of your work. Please refer to the Application Guide for more information.

“The college system is great with the opportunity to meet a whole wide variety of people from different backgrounds”.

Stephen McCall, MSc graduate, DPhil student.