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Economics and Management

Economics and Management is a highly dynamic and intellectually stretching course, designed for students interested in the interactions between markets and consumers.
βŒ›οΈLast updated: July 7, 2020, 9:03 a.m.

Course Resources

Here are some general resources related to Economics and Management.

Overview

Overview πŸ”— The first place to check out is the official university page for entry requirements, course structure and more.

More detail on the course πŸ”— This is the official Faculty webpage for prospective undergraduates, which links to various resources. The most important of them is the course handbook πŸ”— 🌟 which provides more information on paper choices and options for specialisation within the course.

Alternative Prospectus πŸ”— The alternative prospectus is a great way to learn more (informally) about the course.

More

Day in the life of a current student πŸ”— YouTubers like Helen, a current finalist at St Hilda’s College, can help you better understand what it’s like to be an actual E&M student at Oxford.

Applying for E&M video πŸ”— 🌟 There are plenty of YouTube resources out there too which can be helpful!

Application Resources

Reading List πŸ”— 🌟 This sample reading list will help you get a general gist for type of academic content you will be studying, but don’t worry about reading it for your interview.

Further reading suggestions πŸ”— This website has more reading suggestions for your application process.

Admissions Test: Thinking Skills Assessment πŸ”— 🌟 Revising for the Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA) is really important, as it’s one of the key things admissions tutors will look to in deciding whether to interview you or not. This website gives you advice and practise tests.

Interview advice video πŸ”— 🌟 Current student Kanika talks about how she got into Oxford for Economics and Management.

Mock Interview πŸ”— 🌟YouTube videos can also be a helpful avenue to learn more about the interview process.

Example interview questions πŸ”— You can also find sample interview questions here. It is very unlikely that these exact questions will come up in your interview, but this may give you an idea of the types of questions you may be asked.

InsideUni Economics and Management interview experiences πŸ”— 🌟 Current students talk about their interview experience, as well as sharing some tips. We’re biased, but we think they’re useful!

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