ELAT is a pre-interview admissions test for applicants of English undergraduate courses at the University of Oxford. It is one of the elements admissions tutors use to decide whether to invite a candidate for interview.
The 90-minute ELAT is designed to enable applicants to show their ability in the key skill of close reading. Candidates write one essay comparing two or three passages set for comment, focusing on elements such as language, imagery, allusion, syntax, form and structure.
- Exam date : 2 November 2017
- Exam start time : 3.00 pm Hong Kong time
- Exam venue : Pui Ching Primary School, 80 Waterloo Road, Yaumatei, Kowloon, Hong Kong
- Registration deadline: 13 October 2017 (1.00 pm Hong Kong time) - registration is closed