University of Oxford
7.7
7.7 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 218 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"As every college's accommodation is different, it varies I suppose! The annoying thing with living in college owned accommodation, is having to move around when they want you to over the holidays, because many generate a hefty amount of income from people staying during conference periods. The city is great, a nice in-between size (although people travelling from a larger city may find it a bit small). The students union isn't great, but each college is like its own mini student union so you don't really notice. And obviously, it's all really beautiful. You get the joy of walking past tourists to go and work in the beautiful buildings they're taking pictures of."
Quality of facilities
8.2 / 10
 
Night life
6.9 / 10
 
Student union
5.6 / 10
 
How diverse is your university
5.1 / 10
 
Quality of teaching
7.9 / 10
 
Structure of courses
7.3 / 10
 
Preparation for a job
7 / 10
 

What students say about...

Location of university

"Oxford is a beautiful city and there are always lots of interesting things going..."

Night life

"There are many pubs if you want a more chilled night of drinking, but some can be..."

Clubs and social environment

"Plenty of opportunity to get involved in sport, even though facilities are heavily..."

Diverse backgrounds

"It is something that Oxford is working on, with each college having an outreach region..."

Careers services

"Careers service seems effective and helpful but they need to try and publicise themselves..."

Pros

"The facilities are really good, there are plenty of opportunities in regards to internships..."

Cons

"The pressure of short terms, exceedingly high workloads, and expectation can get..."


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