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The University of Oxford is one of the oldest universities in the world which established in 1096.It is a historic research university located in Oxford, England. The University is made up of a variety of institutions, including 38 constituent colleges and a full range of academic departments.

The university operates the world’s oldest university museum, as well as the largest university press in the world and provides the largest academic library system in Britain. Oxford University also provides the financial aids and funding for students.

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History:

Now in the present world, Oxford is a collegiate research institution. There is no clear date of foundation, but teaching existed at Oxford in some form in 1096 and developed rapidly from 1167 when Henry II banned English students from attending the University of Paris.

During the 20th and early 21st centuries, Oxford added to its humanistic core a major new research capacity in the natural and applied sciences, including medicine. The main focus of this university is on the learning capability of students.

Mission:

The University of Oxford aims to lead the world in research and education and develop the capacity to generate and share knowledge in the UK, Europe, and globally, ensuring significant contributions to public policy-making and economic growth.

Studying at Oxford University:

The university is made up of a variety of institutions, including 38 constituent colleges and a full range of academic departments and provides the degree for students:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Masters Degree
  • Doctoral Degree

Tuition:

Tuition fees are fees that are payable when a student begins to study at the University. They include registration, tuition, initial examination, graduation and membership of the University.

Undergraduate Fees: The University of Oxford, which has just been named the best in the world, offers undergraduate tuition for a fraction of the rate charged by rival institutions in the U.S. Tuition for Oxford undergrads is just 9,000 pounds this year, which works out to roughly $11,700.

Band 1:  Standard Courses: 

2016-17  2017-18  2018-19 
Course fee £12,640 £12,890 £13,150
Placement year fee £3,770 £3,840 £3,920
Additional modules (unit fee) £1,580 £1,610 £1,640

Band 2:  Business Faculty Courses

2016-17  2017-18  2018-19 
Course fee £12,850 £13.100 £13,360
Placement year fee £3,770 £3,840 £3,920
Additional modules (unit fee) £1,605 £1,635 £1,665

Band 3:  Laboratory and Workshop-based Courses:  these include all courses run by the Faculties of Health & Life Sciences, and Technology, Design & Environment.

 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 
Course fee £13,460 £13,730 £14,000
Placement year fee £3,770 £3,840 £3,920
Additional modules (unit fee) £1,680 £1,710 £1,740

Ranking:

  • Oxford University is regularly ranked within the top 10 universities in the world and is currently ranked first in the world in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, as well as the Forbes’s World University Rankings.
  • The medical school has also maintained first place in the “Clinical, Pre-Clinical & Health” table of THE World University Rankings for the past five consecutive years.
  • Oxford is ranked 5th best university worldwide and 1st in Britain for forming CEOs according to the Professional Ranking World Universities.
  • The university also ranks 2nd globally for Anthropology, Archaeology, Law, Medicine, Politics & International Studies, and Psychology.

Scholarships and Financial Support:

There are many opportunities for students at Oxford to receive financial help during their studies. The number of scholarship of the university is

  • Rhodes Scholarships
  • Clarendon Scholarship
  • Felix Scholarships
  • Clarendon Fund Scholarships

Oxford University: Subjects

  • Philosophy
  • Religion
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Politics
  • Mathematics and sciences
  • Literature, music, and drama
  • Law

University Services:

  • Student Services
  • Housing Services
  • Library Services
  • Medical Services
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Scholarships & Financial Aid

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