Why Oxford? | University of Oxford

Why Oxford?

The University’s international reputation for world-leading research and resources attracts students from all over the world.

The University is fully integrated into the city of Oxford in a dynamic relationship that has been evolving for over 800 years.  Oxford is only 60 miles northwest of London and is a great base for exploring Europe.

The 'Why Oxford' pages provide an overview of the Oxford experience and are subject to the more detailed information provided on the Courses, Colleges, Applying to Oxford, After you apply and Fees and Funding pages.