Study at University Of Oxford

United Kingdom

Public University, Estd. in 1865

Updated on - October 9th 2019 by Piyush Bhartiya

Overview

University Of Oxford Facts

  • The University of Oxford is consistently ranked as among the world’s top ten universities.
  • It has been ranked first globally by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings as of 2019.
  • The University of Oxford has the world’s oldest museum, the largest university press in the world and the largest academic library system worldwide.
  • As of 2019, the University of Oxford has 69 Nobel Prize winners, 3 Fields Medalists and 6 Turing Award winners.
  • It is the home of numerous scholarships, including the prestigious Rhodes scholarship.

Popular Courses

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Rs. 3,041,289.16
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
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Rs. 3,370,262.84
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GMAT,GRE,SAT

About University Of Oxford

Situated in Oxford, England, the University of Oxford is a collegiate research university. There is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096, making the University of Oxford the oldest university in the English-speaking world and the world’s second-oldest university in continuous operation.

It is made up of 38 constituent colleges, and a range of academic departments which are organized into four divisions. To talk about its infrastructure, it does not have a main campus, and its building and facilities are scattered throughout the city centre.

Notable Alumni

There are several notable alumni who have studied at University Of Oxford. Some of the notable alumni of University Of Oxford are:

NameDescription
John Sergeant (journalist)An English television and radio journalist and broadcaster
Frank Cottrell-BoyceAn English screenwriter, novelist and occasional actor
Caryl ChurchillBritish playwright known for dramatising the abuses of power
Samuel DanielAn English poet and historian
Sally PhillipsAn English actress, television presenter and comedian

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Courses and Fees

Popular Degrees

M.F.A. (Masters Of Financial Analysis)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 3,041,289.16
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.C.A. + M.Sc. (Bachelors of Computer Application + Masters of Sciences)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,913,821.40
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.Sc. + M.Sc. (Bachelors of Science + Masters of Science)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,913,821.40
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
M.Sc. + Ph.D. (Masters of Science + Doctorate of Philosphy)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 3,704,388.66
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
M.D. (Doctor of Medicine)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,132,985.96
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL

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Masters Of Business Administration

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Master Of Science - Surgical Sciences

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Master Of Science - Pharmacology

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Master Of Science - Mathematical Finance

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Master Of Science - Law And Finance

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Master Of Science - Financial Economics

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Admission Procedures

How to Apply

The students have to give entrance exams like IELTS or TOEFL and SAT to get into the University of Oxford.

The students need to quality with 90% and above for admission into undergraduate courses in the university. They need to submit documents such as the 12th pass certificate, verified results of exams appeared, letter of recommendation, essays, etc. to get admitted to the university.

Requirements & Eligibility

Area of StudyUGPG
Business and ManagementIELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
EducationIELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
EngineeringIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
MathematicsIELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
MedicineIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
Professional StudiesIELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
ScienceIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110
Social ScienceIELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 110

Important Deadlines

Area of StudyUGPG
Business and Management - January 08,2019
Education - January 07,2019
Engineering January 08,2019 January 08,2019
Mathematics - January 08,2019
Medicine January 07,2019 January 08,2019
Professional Studies - January 08,2019
Science January 08,2019 January 08,2019
Social Science - January 07,2019

Life at University Of Oxford

Student life

  • Academic dress in considered mandatory during examinations, matriculation, disciplinary hearings and when visiting university officers.
  • Traditions and customs vary from college-to-college in the University of Oxford. For example, some colleges have formal hall six times a week, but in others, this only happens occasionally.
  • Balls are major events held by the colleges which require a formal dress code to be followed by all the students.
  • Sports are given priority in the University of Oxford. For example, Punting is a common summer leisure activity.
  • College is the place where students make lifelong friends and thus, have a lot of fun.

International students

About 10,000 students, that is, 43% of the total student body are international students, coming from 150 different countries and territories.

Accommodation details

The University of Oxford has on-campus residential options, and it also allows students to live within twenty-five miles from Carfax tower in Oxford’s city centre.

  • It has a strong fraternity and sorority system.
  • Students can also opt for family and/or partnered accommodation, for which extra charges will apply.
  • The rooms are well-furnished and comfortable for accommodation.

Key attractions

The University of Oxford offers the following key attractions:

  • The Bodleian Library: It is the main research library of the university, and one of the oldest libraries in Europe.
  • The Pitt Rivers Museum: It is a museum displaying the archaeological and anthropological collections of the university.
  • The University of Oxford Botanic Garden: It is the oldest botanic garden in Great Britain and one of the oldest scientific gardens in the world.
  • The Oxford University Museum of Natural History: It is a museum displaying many of the university’s natural history specimens, located on Parks Road in Oxford.
  • Radcliffe Camera: It is a building of the university to house the Radcliffe Science Library.

Living Cost

Accomodation

903 GBP
Per Month

Food

150 GBP
Per Month

Entertainment

100 GBP
Per Month

Utility

142 GBP
Per Month

Travel

55 GBP
Per Month

Misc

50 GBP
Per Month

Coke

1 GBP
Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

5 GBP
Per Month

Accomodation

903 GBP/Per Month

Food

150 GBP/Per Month

Entertainment

100 GBP/Per Month

Utility

100 GBP/Per Month

Travel

55 GBP/Per Month

Misc

50 GBP/Per Month

Coke

1 GBP/Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

5 GBP/Per Month

Colleges

Colleges at University Of Oxford

There are 32 colleges that come under University Of Oxford. The details are as follows:

CollegeDescription
St Benet's Hall

St Benet's Hall allowed monks to take degrees in university.

Exeter College

Exeter College, which is a short name for The Rector and Scholars of Exeter College in the University of Oxford, is a constituent college of the University of Oxford.and was established in 1341 by Bishop of Exeter, Walter de Stapledon , hence making it one of the Oxford’s oldest colleges.

Jesus College

Jesus College was founded in 1571 and is one of the prominent constituent colleges of the University of Oxford.

Magdalen College

Magdalen College  was founded in 1458 and is known for providing education at its best mingled with overall development and personality exposure.

Lincoln College

Lincoln College, named after the famous Abraham Lincoln, is a private liberal arts college located in Lincoln, Illinois which was founded in 1864, it is one of the oldest colleges in the US.

Wadham College

Wadham College has a student exchange program with Sarah Lawrence College in New York where around 6 students go to this college and get an opportunity to live in SLC for 3 weeks and it has number of student clubs where the students can portray their talents.

St John's College

It’s one of the largest colleges of Cambridge university supplied with all kinds of facilities from gym to music rooms all in a single campus. It has a large number of students as compared to other moderate-sized colleges of Cambridge. There are 40 societies for co-curricular purely run by students. There’s a never-ending list of alumni involved in diverse fields like religion, politics, arts, medicine etc.

Mansfield College

Mansfield College is one of the many constituent colleges of the University of Oxford, the UK that was founded in 1838 under the name Spring Hill College which was later changed to its current name in 1886.

Corpus Christi College

Founded in 1352, Corpus Christ College, which is short for The College of Corpus Christi and the Blessed Virgin Mary, is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.

Lady Margaret Hall

Lady Margaret Hall, with its original name being “The Principal and Fellows of the College of the Lady Margaret in the University of Oxford”, is a constituent college of the University of Oxford which was established in 1878 and became one of the few colleges to allow women’s admissions.

Balliol College

Balliol College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford and is also one of the oldest.

St Peter's College

After attaining full college status in 1961 and co-educational status in 1979, this college has one of the best colleges of Oxford university. It provides both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the fields like arts and economics. Rowing is a popular sport in the St. Peter’s college with teams competing in major events.

Worcester College

Worcester College was founded in 1714 and has had new buildings made for the undergraduate and graduate students in recent years along with having the gardens are 26 acres large.

Pembroke College

Pembroke College was founded in 1624 in the UK and is located in the Pembroke Square.

Merton College

Merton College is the first fully self-governing college of the University of Oxford and it's origin is estimated to be as old as the 1260s.

New College

New College is one of the oldest colleges founded in 1379.

  • It has net assets of more than 250 million pounds.
  • It is one of the main choral foundations and world’s leading choir where more than 100 albums are recorded.
  • It is the second college in University of Oxford dedicated to Blessed Virgin Mary.
  • It is one of the few colleges who have won an Olympic medal in rowing.
  • Many prominent people are alumni of this college like Kate Beckinsale.

 

 

 

Trinity College

Trinity College was founded as a training house for Catholic priests in the sixteenth century. The site of the college,is based on a quiet, rural aspect. Trinity was a centre of educational reform in the nineteenth.The past 100 years have seen great expansion and modification  in the numbers of fellows and students, and the college buildings and grounds have steadily changed to meet the evolving needs of the resident community.

St Catherine's College

St Catherine's College was founded in 1962.

Regent's Park College

The college was founded in 1810 in the UK and it is the private hall of the University of Oxford.

St Hilda's College

St Hilda's College is located in UK and was founded in 1893.

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.

Harris Manchester College

Originally founded in 1757, Harris Manchester College, with its official name being Manchester Academy and Harris College, is a constituent college of University of Oxford, UK.

 

Oriel College

Oriel is a place that believes in community learning and is practicing such idea from last 700 years being home to a world-class education infrastructure.

Christ Church

Found in 1437 by William Byngham, Christ’s College was earlier called God’s House.

     It’s located in the St. Andrews Street of Cambridge.

     The College has a small population of 450 undergraduate and 170 graduate students.

     Charles Darwin and John Milton are the most well-known alumni of this college.

     The place is not just a college but also a tourist attraction due to its gorgeous building and outstanding alumni.

      The oldest outdoor swimming pool of the UK known as 'Malcolm Bowie Bathing Pool' is a part of the college.

 

St Edmund Hall

St Edmund Hall was founded in 1278 in UK.

St Anne's College

This college was established in 1879 but received full college status in 1952. It used to be a women’s only college but received co-educational status in 1979. St.Anne’s College has 200 graduate students and more than 400 undergraduate students. It also has a strong sports tradition with teams in all major sports.

Keble College

Keble College is a constituent college of University of Cambridge, England. It was established in 1870 as a tribute to John Keble who was a member of Oxford Movement and is one of the largest colleges of Oxford with more than 600 students.

Somerville College

Somerville, one of the most reputed colleges among the Oxford colleges was established in 1879. It is one of the three colleges of the university which provide on-site accommodation. There are more than 600 students in the college with one-third international students. More than 400 undergraduates are currently studying in the college.

St Hugh's College

St. Hugh's College is located in UK and was founded in 1886.

Hertford College

Hertford College is a constituent college of University of Oxford, UK and it was founded in 1282 under the name of Hart Hall, hence making it one of Oxford’s oldest colleges.

University College

University College is dated back to  William of Durham, who died in 1249; William of Durham is accepted as University's true founder.University College Oxford contains many interesting buildings, both old and new from the first Great University Hall and the laying of the Main Quad’s foundation stone in 1634, to the major refurbishment of the Goodhart Building in 2014/15.

The university outstands a number of communities in the long run with a view to provide an overall mechanism of proud tradition of values.

The Queen's College

Queen’s is a part of the Oxford spreading inspiring results to influence people more about education by bringing in a sense of joy and peace associated with learning.

1.

St Benet's Hall allowed monks to take degrees in university.

2.

Exeter College, which is a short name for The Rector and Scholars of Exeter College in the University of Oxford, is a constituent college of the University of Oxford.and was established in 1341 by Bishop of Exeter, Walter de Stapledon , hence making it one of the Oxford’s oldest colleges.

3.

Jesus College was founded in 1571 and is one of the prominent constituent colleges of the University of Oxford.

4.

Magdalen College  was founded in 1458 and is known for providing education at its best mingled with overall development and personality exposure.

5.

Lincoln College, named after the famous Abraham Lincoln, is a private liberal arts college located in Lincoln, Illinois which was founded in 1864, it is one of the oldest colleges in the US.

6.

Wadham College has a student exchange program with Sarah Lawrence College in New York where around 6 students go to this college and get an opportunity to live in SLC for 3 weeks and it has number of student clubs where the students can portray their talents.

7.

It’s one of the largest colleges of Cambridge university supplied with all kinds of facilities from gym to music rooms all in a single campus. It has a large number of students as compared to other moderate-sized colleges of Cambridge. There are 40 societies for co-curricular purely run by students. There’s a never-ending list of alumni involved in diverse fields like religion, politics, arts, medicine etc.

8.

Mansfield College is one of the many constituent colleges of the University of Oxford, the UK that was founded in 1838 under the name Spring Hill College which was later changed to its current name in 1886.

9.

Founded in 1352, Corpus Christ College, which is short for The College of Corpus Christi and the Blessed Virgin Mary, is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.

10.

Lady Margaret Hall, with its original name being “The Principal and Fellows of the College of the Lady Margaret in the University of Oxford”, is a constituent college of the University of Oxford which was established in 1878 and became one of the few colleges to allow women’s admissions.

11.

Balliol College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford and is also one of the oldest.

12.

After attaining full college status in 1961 and co-educational status in 1979, this college has one of the best colleges of Oxford university. It provides both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the fields like arts and economics. Rowing is a popular sport in the St. Peter’s college with teams competing in major events.

13.

Worcester College was founded in 1714 and has had new buildings made for the undergraduate and graduate students in recent years along with having the gardens are 26 acres large.

14.

Pembroke College was founded in 1624 in the UK and is located in the Pembroke Square.

15.

Merton College is the first fully self-governing college of the University of Oxford and it's origin is estimated to be as old as the 1260s.

16.

New College is one of the oldest colleges founded in 1379.

  • It has net assets of more than 250 million pounds.
  • It is one of the main choral foundations and world’s leading choir where more than 100 albums are recorded.
  • It is the second college in University of Oxford dedicated to Blessed Virgin Mary.
  • It is one of the few colleges who have won an Olympic medal in rowing.
  • Many prominent people are alumni of this college like Kate Beckinsale.

 

 

 

17.

Trinity College was founded as a training house for Catholic priests in the sixteenth century. The site of the college,is based on a quiet, rural aspect. Trinity was a centre of educational reform in the nineteenth.The past 100 years have seen great expansion and modification  in the numbers of fellows and students, and the college buildings and grounds have steadily changed to meet the evolving needs of the resident community.

18.

St Catherine's College was founded in 1962.

19.

The college was founded in 1810 in the UK and it is the private hall of the University of Oxford.

20.

St Hilda's College is located in UK and was founded in 1893.

21.

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.

22.

Originally founded in 1757, Harris Manchester College, with its official name being Manchester Academy and Harris College, is a constituent college of University of Oxford, UK.

 

23.

Oriel is a place that believes in community learning and is practicing such idea from last 700 years being home to a world-class education infrastructure.

24.

Found in 1437 by William Byngham, Christ’s College was earlier called God’s House.

     It’s located in the St. Andrews Street of Cambridge.

     The College has a small population of 450 undergraduate and 170 graduate students.

     Charles Darwin and John Milton are the most well-known alumni of this college.

     The place is not just a college but also a tourist attraction due to its gorgeous building and outstanding alumni.

      The oldest outdoor swimming pool of the UK known as 'Malcolm Bowie Bathing Pool' is a part of the college.

 

25.

St Edmund Hall was founded in 1278 in UK.

26.

This college was established in 1879 but received full college status in 1952. It used to be a women’s only college but received co-educational status in 1979. St.Anne’s College has 200 graduate students and more than 400 undergraduate students. It also has a strong sports tradition with teams in all major sports.

27.

Keble College is a constituent college of University of Cambridge, England. It was established in 1870 as a tribute to John Keble who was a member of Oxford Movement and is one of the largest colleges of Oxford with more than 600 students.

28.

Somerville, one of the most reputed colleges among the Oxford colleges was established in 1879. It is one of the three colleges of the university which provide on-site accommodation. There are more than 600 students in the college with one-third international students. More than 400 undergraduates are currently studying in the college.

29.

St. Hugh's College is located in UK and was founded in 1886.

30.

Hertford College is a constituent college of University of Oxford, UK and it was founded in 1282 under the name of Hart Hall, hence making it one of Oxford’s oldest colleges.

31.

University College is dated back to  William of Durham, who died in 1249; William of Durham is accepted as University's true founder.University College Oxford contains many interesting buildings, both old and new from the first Great University Hall and the laying of the Main Quad’s foundation stone in 1634, to the major refurbishment of the Goodhart Building in 2014/15.

The university outstands a number of communities in the long run with a view to provide an overall mechanism of proud tradition of values.

32.

Queen’s is a part of the Oxford spreading inspiring results to influence people more about education by bringing in a sense of joy and peace associated with learning.

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