University of Oxford

Degree level: Undergraduate

English and French

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Course summary

The English side of the course offers you a choice of options covering a comprehensive span of literature written in the English language from its origins in Anglo-Saxon through to works produced in English-speaking countries across the world in the present day. The Modern Language study will give you practical linguistic training, encourage you to think coherently about language as a subject of study and introduce you to an extensive and fascinating literature and thought written in European Languages. For more information on this course please visit ox.ac.uk/ugeml.

Course details


How to apply

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Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

International applicants

Oxford is one of the most international universities in the world. Today, one third of its students, including 17% of undergraduates, are international citizens, and come from over 140 countries. For more information visit ox.ac.uk/int.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Candidates are expected to have English Literature, or English Language and Literature, to A-level, Advanced Higher, Higher Level in the IB or any other equivalent. Candidates applying for a non-beginners' language course would be expected to have an A-level, or academic equivalent, in that language. We expect you to have taken and passed any practical component in your chosen science subjects. A range of other international qualifications is also acceptable for entry. Please see ox.ac.uk/intquals for further information.

Additional entry requirements

Admission tests

Interview

Modern Languages Admissions Test (MLAT)

The MLAT is paper-based and consists of eight language papers (Czech, French, German, Italian, Modern Greek, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish), a Language Aptitude Test (LAT) and a Philosophy paper. Each paper is 30 minutes, except Philosophy which is 1 hour. No course requires more than two papers. The MLAT must be taken on a set date which can be found at ox.ac.uk/mlat. All applicants must register in plenty of time and before the registration deadline, 18.00 BST on 15 October. See ox.ac.uk/mlat for further information.

English Literature Admissions Test (ELAT)

ELAT is a paper-based test lasting 90 minutes. Candidates write one essay comparing two passages, focusing on elements such as language, imagery, syntax, and form and structure. The ELAT must be taken on a set date which can be found at ox.ac.uk/elat. All applicants must register in plenty of time and before the registration deadline, 18.00 BST on 15 October. See ox.ac.uk/elat for further information.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)7.5Minimum 7.0 per component
TOEFL (iBT)110Minimum component scores: Listening: 22 Reading: 24 Speaking: 25 Writing: 24
Cambridge English AdvancedOverall score of 191 or above, with at least 185 in each component
Cambridge English ProficiencyOverall score of 191 or above, with at least 185 in each component

For details on English Language Requirements, please visit the website url

https://ox.ac.uk/englang


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

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English and French at University of Oxford - UCAS