Brasenose College

United Kingdom

Public University, Estd. in 1865

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Overview

Brasenose College Facts

Situated in Radcliffe Square, Brasenose is a friendly college at the heart of the University and city.

  • Brasenose's graduates study for a wide range of higher degrees across all of the University's academic divisions and collectively form a diverse and international group.
  • Brasenose has two excellent libraries with 24/7 access: the Greenland Library - made up of the Del Favero Reading Room, the Smith Reading Room, and the Hulme Library - and the Stallybrass Memorial Library.
  • Brasenose has its own sports ground near the college with soccer, rugby and cricket pitches - including a cricket pavilion - and a well-equipped boathouse on the river.

  • Brasenose welcomes applications from graduate students with special access or learning needs.
  • The graduate community is highly cosmopolitan with up to 50 nationalities represented at any one time and around 60% are citizens of countries other than the UK. 

Popular Courses

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Rs. 2,913,821.40
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About Brasenose College

Brasenose College (BNC), officially The King's Hall and College of Brasenose, is one of the constituent colleges of the University Of Oxford in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1509, with the library and chapel added in the mid-17th century and the new quadrangle in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

The JCR plays a central part in the life of the undergraduate community. Offering social, recreational and welfare support to the students, the elected committee addresses many aspects of student life and liaises with the governing body and graduate student representatives.

Notable Alumni

There are several notable alumni who have studied at Brasenose College. Some of the notable alumni of Brasenose College are:

NameDescription
Donald AchesonIrish-born physician and epidemiologist who served as Chief Medical Officer of the United Kingdom from 1983 to 1991
Colin Clark (economist)British and Australian economist and statistician who worked in both the United Kingdom and Australia. He pioneered the use of gross national product (GNP) as the basis for studying national economies.
Arthur EvansEnglish archaeologist and pioneer in the study of Aegean civilization in the Bronze Age
George Baker (judge)High Court of Justice from 1971-1979 and a Judge in the Division from 1961-1979.
J. Michael KosterlitzProfessor of physics at Brown University, awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in physics.

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