Oxford Physics Masterclass

14 Apr 2018 - 10:30am to 3:15pm
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Schools (secondary)


The Oxford Physics Masterclass is an event aimed at encouraging students to study Physics at university. The day also aims to develop each student's confidence and problem solving skills within physics. Students will be guided through the problem solving process, and will solve a range of unusual problems with help and guidance. The day will include:

  • Advice on applying to study physics at the University of Oxford;
  • An example of a typical first year undergraduate lecture;
  • A problem-solving Isaac Physics workshop;
  • A talk about Cryogenics and Superconductors;

Please note that lunch will not be provided so students should bring their own food. We also unable to refund any travel expenses or organise any accommodation.

Target Audience

Students in year 12 studying Maths and Physics at A level (or equivalent) and interested in studying Physics at University are invited to attend. Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Successful applicants will be sent some work they should complete before the masterclass.

This event is now fully booked. You can join the waiting list by clicking here.

For more information contact: 

isaac.physics@physics.ox.ac.uk (please include 'Oxford Physics Masterclass' in the subject line).