University of Oxford
8.0
8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 104 ratings in 2018)
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 academic facilities
8.8 / 10
 
Location of university
8.9 / 10
 
Night life
7.2 / 10
 
Student union
5.7 / 10
 
How diverse is your university
5.3 / 10
 
Quality of teaching
8.3 / 10
 
Preparation for a job
7.6 / 10
 
Quality of other facilities
7.8 / 10
 
Cost of living
6.1 / 10
 

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"There are quirky traditions that also serve to bond students together and add a bit..."

Location of university

"Oxford is a stunning city filled with culture, diversity, and lots of things to do...."

Night life

"The nightlife here is thriving. There are a multitude of pubs and clubs, and getting..."

Clubs and social environment

"Societies and sports societies are usually either very cheap, if not free, to join..."

Diverse backgrounds

"It does offer a lot ranging from food choices, different activities and societies..."

Careers services

"The careers service at Oxford is great. The staff are incredibly helpful and motivated..."

Pros

"It's highly competitive with very high standards of teaching. Academic life is well..."

Cons

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

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