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Oxbridge

a. the British universities of Oxford and Cambridge, esp considered as ancient and prestigious academic institutions, bastions of privilege and superiority, etc.
b. (as modifier): Oxbridge graduates
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The college has a great track record for supporting students to get Oxbridge places.
The full list of Greenhead students offered an Oxbridge place is: Shaimerden Abekov, Isabelle Aldridge, Ezra Allen, Emmeline Armitage, Habeeb Baig, William Battye, Joe Brown, Joe Chambers, Annabel Clark, Laura Cowan, Luke Detraux, Lucy Doig, Luke Eades, Charlotte Green, Will Holmes, Shahnaz Iqbal, Charlotte Ives, Molly Jones, Maaedah Khan, Elinor Lang, Ela Ludlam, Ciaran Marshall, Shaun Marshall, Tilly Morgan, Frances Murgatroyd, James Nelson, Leah O'Connell, Annabel Oldham, Anna Parry, Holly Robinson, Lucy Stewart, Abe Sugarman, Lily Thompson and Olivia Wilkinson.
Possibly some students are already aware of this dilemma and that might be the real reason why so few Welsh students are not applying to Oxbridge, particularly as the level of study is extremely demanding and the interviews are rigorous.
Oxbridge are quick to blame everyone but themselves - it is the schools that aren't good enough, or the teachers that don't encourage their students to apply.
96% of A-Level leavers gain places at Oxbridge in 2013 - the highest proportion in the country.
But there are a lot of valid reasons why grade A students might choose not to apply to Oxbridge.
The problem is not that "elitist" Oxbridge is rejecting disproportionate numbers of our applicants.
The number of petroleum newsletters more than doubled in the last five years, rising to 242 from 117, and the number nutrition newsletters rose 95% to 71, according to the latest Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters, which is available in print, on a CD disk and online.
London, Feb 20 (ANI): The female sex blogger, who started a racy online diary describing her sexual exploits and affairs at an Oxbridge university, has landed in the centre of a whodunnit mystery.
ENDING Etonians' hogging of Oxbridge places would have a nasty, unintended consequence.
Oxbridge Men: British Masculinity and the Undergraduate Experience, 1850-1920.
The Young Women's Leadership Foundation, The Oxbridge Group, and Livorno Properties have signed new leases at 150 East 52nd Street, a Class A Plaza District building, PBS Realty Advisors, LLC announced.