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The cost of study at Oxford falls into two categories

1. your annual course fee

2. your living expenses in Oxford

Other fees to support your application may include English language tests and/or a visa.

Funding Opportunities

While some of the projects we advertise will have their own funding specific to that project, the majority are competition funded. This means that successful applicants will be put forward for funding for the project they have applied to, but they will be in competition with other students for a small number of studentships. If you are not successful in getting a funded studentship, you will still be able to take up your place on the DPhil in Oncology, but you would need to source your own funding to cover your tuition fees and living expenses.

The University offers a variety of scholarship programmes based on academic excellence, to give the brightest applicants from around the world the opportunity to pursue graduate study. 

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Academic Futures is a series of scholarship programmes that will address under-representation and help improve equality, diversity and inclusion in our graduate student body. You simply need to submit your completed application by the 3 December deadline and, if you are eligible, you'll automatically be considered. Please take a look at the website for eligibility criteria and further information.