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16 Oxbridge offers for 2011

15 February 2011

The school has enjoyed another excellent year with 16 boys gaining places at Oxford and Cambridge.


Hari Dhesi Law Mansfield
Wrik Ghosh Economics and Management Brasenose
Monish Kulkarni History Lincoln
Dan Mort Medicine Wadham
Nick Oliff Chemistry Lincoln
Abhay Raji Soorya Engineering Magdalen
Ed Siddons English and Modern Languages New
Henry Tonks History Corpus Christi
Jamie Wheeler Biological Sciences Worcester


Tom Duggins (leaver 2007) English Corpus Christi
Yeajoon Cho (post A Level) Medicine Gonville and Caius
Stewart Horder Mathematics Sidney Sussex
Irfan Mohammed Engineering Selwyn
Kentaro Ueshima Geography Fitzwilliam
James Wang Mathematics St John’s
Josh Wearing Mathematics Downing

This means that the school has gained 65 offers from Oxford and Cambridge in the last three years. The Chief Master, John Claughton, said that this was an exceptional achievement. ‘Competition for entry to Oxford and Cambridge has never been tougher and we are delighted for these boys. One of the most striking features of the success is the breadth of subjects where the have been successful.’