This year's crop of students have doubled last year's tally for Oxbridge offers - and trebled the numbers of 2011.
What does OB stand for?
OB stands for Oxbridge (summer program)
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.
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We have 18 other meanings of OB in our Acronym Attic
- Outdoor Broadcasting
- Outer Beings (gaming)
- Outlet Box (electrical)
- Outside Broadcast
- Outstanding Balance
- Outward Bound
- Over Board
- Over Burden (mining)
- Overbought (stock market)
- Oversight Board
- Överbefälhavaren (Swedish Commander in Chief / Supreme Commander)
- Oligoclonal CSF (Cerebrospinal Fluid) Band
- Open Burn/Open Detonation (demolition of unsereviceable and obsolete munitions)
- Organization Block 1
- Operational Build 3 (US NOAA)
- Operational Build 5 (weather software)
- Ogre Battle 64 (video game)
- Oberhasli Breeders of America
Samples in periodicals archive:
Mr Murphy said an article in the Western Mail - highlighting that around one in 20 applications from six South Wales education authorities to Oxbridge were successful, compared to one in five across the UK as a whole - had set the balling rolling.
The boys from Oxbridge Lane School had beaten St Patrick's Thornaby, 2-1 in a hard fought final replay to clinch victory at the Victoria Ground, Stockton.
7 per cent of all those who received offers from Oxbridge were stateeducated.
The problem is not that "elitist" Oxbridge is rejecting disproportionate numbers of our applicants.
Dear Subscriber: The number of petroleum newsletters more than doubled in the last five years, rising to 242 from 117, and the number nutrition newsletters rose 95% to 71, according to the latest Oxbridge Directory of Newsletters, which is available in print, on a CD disk and online.
Byline: ANI London, Feb 19 (ANI): An unknown female blogger is said to have started a racy online diary describing her sexual exploits and affairs at an Oxbridge university.