Academic Profile: Dr Samina Khan
Fellow / Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach
Samina is the Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach at the University of Oxford. She is responsible for admissions, access and student recruitment activity across the University, and acting as the public face on admissions issues for the media.
Prior to joining Oxford, Samina worked in the commercial, public and third sectors for a range of education related organisations. She has developed and implemented national policies on education and training for the Department of Education and the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills. Samina has also worked for the regulators of national qualifications in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and has worked for Edexcel Pearson as a Policy Advisor.
Samina has represented the Examination Boards nationally as a Director for the Federation of Awarding Bodies and as a member of the Joint Council of Qualifications. She is also a parent governor for two schools in Buckinghamshire, and still enjoys supporting anyone struggling with GCSEs or A levels in the sciences.