THE Oxford pat guide

A complete guide to master the University of Oxford Physics Aptitude Test

The Oxford PAT Guide

A complete guide to master the University of Oxford Physics Aptitude Test, including detailed notes, questions, an interview guide and more, split into two parts. This guide is a must-have for anyone applying for Physics, Engineering Science or Material Sciences at Oxford. Written by experienced students and tutors to provide an in-depth guide for all elements of the application process. Written for the latest version for the PAT.


Part I contains a comprehensive list of formulae and a detailed set of notes to prepare students for the PAT and the interview. Part II contains PAT maths and physics questions as well as interview questions, plus other resources. A complete guide to master the University of Oxford Physics Aptitude Test, including detailed notes, questions, an interview guide and more, split into two parts.


Part II of the guide aims to provide extra questions for both the PAT and Interview; practice is key to succeeding in these areas! 20 PAT maths questions, 20 PAT physics questions and 20 Interview questions have been specifically written, ranging from standard to challenging in difficulty. Additional resources have also been provided as well as where to find solutions to PAT past papers.


About Us

We are a driven group of current students, alumni, and professors who have collated our thoughts on how to succeed through the Physics Aptitude Test!

Key Resources

Links to both parts of The Oxford PAT Guide and further useful resources.