Frequently Asked Questions

Please take time to read over the frequently asked questions and answers below as it contains important information about the OSI programme.

OSI Courses

  • How do I book a OSI course?

  • Can I partake in multiple courses?

  • Who can participate in OSI and what kind of group of students do I join?

  • Are there any prerequisites for taking part in OSI?

  • What language are the lectures in?

  • Are there mandatory examinations?

  • What happens outside of lectures?

  • Will I receive a certificate of attendance and achievement?

  • Will I receive credits for OSI?

Arrival & Departures

  • Do I need a visa to travel to Oxford, UK?

  • How do I get to Oxford?

  • When should I arrive in Oxford, UK?

  • What happens on the day of arrival?

  • What happens on the day of departure?

OSI Accommodations

  • Where will I be staying during the programme?

  • What is the Full Board Option?

  • Can I use the kitchen and laundry facilities?

  • Are the colleges secure?

Payments & Cancellation

  • What are my payment options?

  • What is included in the tuition and accommodation fees?

  • What is the refund policy?