Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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3 Months Ended
Oct. 31, 2016
Dec. 01, 2016
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name ONCOSEC MEDICAL Inc  
Entity Central Index Key 0001444307  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Oct. 31, 2016  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --07-31  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   19,734,645
Trading Symbol ONCS  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017