Open Days

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We are delighted to announce that the Faculty will be participating in the Virtual Open Day on Friday 18th September.  CLICK HERE TO VISIT OUR OPEN DAY NOW!

Although it is not possible to open the doors of our buildings to visitors, we hope to welcome you to dedicated webpages, including presentations, academic taster sessions and live Q&A.

On Virtual Open Days visitors will have the opportunity to browse the Faculty's dedicated Virtual Open Days webpages and view specially created video content including:


OUR COURSES An introduction to undergraduate study at Oxford's Faculty of Theology and Religion
HOW TO APPLY Presentations featuring specific advice on the application and admissions process for the BA Theology and Religion; BA Philosophy and Theology and BA Religion and Oriental Studies. Features Dr Mary Marshall and a special presentation from Dr Dave Leal on the Philosophy Test.

Professor Sarah Foot lectures on Religion and the origins of the Holy Roman Empire

Dr Cressida Ryan introduces Languages for Theology and Religion

MEET OUR STUDENTS Some of our current students greet  you from lockdown and share their experiences of studying at the Faculty.


Video content will be available all day on Virtual Open Days and for some time afterwards. 


In addition, we look forward to welcoming you to Q&A sessions scheduled throughout the day:


Time Format Who will be answering questions?

Online (typed) chat Q&A: Type your questions for some immediate typed answers

or submit questions for the Livestreamed Q&A at noon.

You can 'upvote' ('like') existing typed questions.

Dr Mary Marshall


Current students


Livestreamed video Q&A: Panelists answer popular questions submitted that morning (before 11:45).

Dr Mary Marshall

Dr Dave Leal

Current students


We encourage you to make good use of the afternoon to visit colleges.

Refer to this page to check which colleges admit undergraduates for our courses.

You are also welcome to 'drop-in' to the Faculty's page where we will be available on

the online (typed) chat to answer questions all afternoon.

Dr Mary Marshall

Current students


Booking is not required - just browse - but do please consider registering your interest on this form; this helps the University to plan and enables us to send you relevant information in advance.

We look forward to welcoming you!


In the meantime, there are plenty of alternative online opportunities to discover Oxford and all that it has to offer.  Visit our Online Resources page for useful links.

Please sign up to receive regular newsletters for prospective applicants including no just important updates but insights into student life, as well as detailed advice and guidance on the steps to making a strong application.

For more information on University Open Days click here.

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