Web browser support

The Oxford Brookes University website is designed to support the latest web browsers. We support the current versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge.

We recommend using the most up-to-date browser that is compatible with your operating system. Find out what browser you are currently using here.

Supported Browsers

Desktop Browser Support

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 111 and Edge2 (Windows only)
  • Apple Safari2 (Macintosh only) - Latest and one previous
  • Google Chrome2 - Latest and one previous
  • Mozilla Firefox2 - Latest and one previous

Mobile Browser Support

  • iPad or iPhone3 - Latest Safari and Chrome
  • Android3 - Latest Chrome
  • Windows Phone - Latest IE


  1. As of 12 January 2016, only Internet Explorer 11 will be supported by Microsoft.
  2. All the major desktop browsers (Edge, Firefox, Chrome, Safari) now automatically update to the latest version.
  3. Chrome and Safari now automatically update to the latest version.

Upgrade your browser

For the best security and functionality, keep your web browser up to date. If you need to upgrade to the latest version, go to the website for your browser:


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