University Officers' Training Corps

Oxford UOTC


Oxford UOTC (OUOTC) recruits from universities right across the local area, from Reading to Gloucestershire.

Below lists which universities we recruit from and how to join us during your university's Freshers' week.  


Freshers'/Recruitment Fair 2018

Come and find us at your university’s Freshers' Fair! We will be at the following universities on these dates:


  • Gloucestershire – 12th – University campus Freshers Fair.
  • Oxford Brookes – 21st – Students Union Recruitment Fair
  • Reading – 26th and 27th – Students Union Recruitment Fair
  • RAU Cirencester – 28th – Students Union Recruitment Fair


  • Oxford – 3rd and 4th – Students Union Recruitment Fair

Open Evenings 2018

In addition to Freshers' Fairs, you can also come along to one of our Open Evenings, where you can meet staff and current students. These will be held at our base from 1900-2100 on the following dates:


  • Tuesday 18th
  • Tuesday 25th


  • Tuesday 2nd
  • Tuesday 9th

Selection Event and Medical Day 2018

To join OUOTC, you will need to attend our Selection Event, here we will assess your suitability to join our unit. This will include leadership tasks and interviews. Travel and food will be provided. This will take place on 19th - 21st October, leaving from our base.

There is no need to be nervous, we are looking for potential leaders, not the finished article.

During the Selection Event, you will undertake an Army medical to make sure you are physically and mentally fit to join.

If successful, you will be invited to join our unit!

Application form

3 steps to join

  1. Step 1

    Find us at a Fresher's fair or come to an Opening Evening and get an Application Form

  2. Step 2

    Attend the Selection Event and Medical

  3. Step 3

    Start training!

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