Women in PPE Day 2020

Christ Church is delighted to be hosting our annual Women in PPE Study Day on Tuesday 26 May 2020.

What are we offering?

The day will include an introduction to PPE at Oxford, taster sessions in each strand of the subject, as well as a workshop on the Thinking Skills Assessment. The participants will have a chance to meet students who study PPE at Oxford, have lunch in the Christ Church Hall, and go on a tour of the college. The event will be free of charge and lunch will be provided.

Here is a provisional timetable for the day:

10 – 10.30         Arrival at Christ Church and registration

10.30 – 11         Welcome and Introduction to PPE at Oxford

11 – 11.15         Q&A with tutors and students

11.15 – 12         Academic taster session (Economics)

12 – 1                Lunch

1 – 1.45             Academic taster session (Politics)

1.45 – 2.30        Academic taster session (Philosophy) 

2.30 – 3.15        Tour of Christ Church

3.15 – 3.45        Thinking Skills Assessment Workshop 

3.45 – 4             Closing remarks

In previous years, interactive lectures have been given on ‘Symbols in Politics’ and ‘Democracy, War, and Peace’.

Who is the event for?

We welcome applications from Year-12 students, whose gender identity includes woman, who are considering applying to study PPE at Oxford. We will be prioritising applications from students who attend state-maintained schools in the UK. Students are expected to attend unaccompanied if 16 or over.

How to apply?

Please apply here and send your application by 12 noon on Friday 17 April 2020.

We will be in touch with the result of your application by Monday 4 May.

If you have any questions about the day please do not hesitate to get in touch: access@chch.ox.ac.uk.