Where do Oxford Brookes students live?
Oxford Brookes offers accommodation for new and existing full-time students who wish to live in our halls and shared houses. Oxford Brookes University’s Halls of Residence and Accommodation Services comply with The Student Accommodation Code of Practice. Further information on the code can be found on the SAC Website.
Is Oxford Brookes a real university?
Oxford Brookes University (formerly known as Oxford Polytechnic) is a public university in Oxford, England. It is a new university, having received university status through the Further and Higher Education Act 1992. It can trace its origins to 1865, when it was founded as the Oxford School of Art.
Is Oxford Brookes a good university?
Oxford Brookes’ global reputation for the quality of its teaching has been recognised in the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject. The 2019 rankings found that Oxford Brookes is ranked amongst the “world’s top universities” in 12 subjects.
Is Oxford Brookes accommodation first come first serve?
We don’t allocate on a first-come, first-served basis but will allocate to all students who have applied by the deadline and met the conditions of their offer. However, if you miss the deadline to apply, you are welcome to contact us after the allocation date to ask about vacancies.
Which city is Oxford Brookes University?
We are based in Oxford, a centre of learning for centuries but also a young, vibrant student city. We have three main campuses in and around Oxford, and a fourth campus in Swindon for locally based healthcare students.
What is the ranking of Oxford Brookes University?
Oxford Brookes was ranked one of the UK’s top 50 universities in the Guardian University Guide 2022. In the latest THE Young University Rankings published in February 2022, Oxford Brookes was the 7th highest ranked UK institution for research and 6th in the UK for teaching.
What is Oxford Brookes famous for?
The QS World University Rankings put Oxford Brookes in the world’s top universities for the following subjects: Accounting and Finance. Architecture and Built Environment. Biological Sciences.
Why is Oxford Brookes called Brookes?
In 1992 Oxford Polytechnic became a university and decided to honour its founding Principal, John Brookes, in its new title.
Is Oxford Brookes better than Oxford University?
University rankings: Oxford University ranks third, while Oxford Brookes University ranks 97th. OXFORD University has been named the third best university in the UK. According to research by University Compare, an online comparison site, the university climbed 11 places from last years rankings.
Is Oxford Brookes University located in London?
Our venue spaces at Oxford Brookes University are in a great location in the South East of England. Our main site is located just over 50 miles from London and 60 miles from Birmingham, we have excellent transport links via road, rail and express coach.
Why do people go to Oxford Brookes?
A vibrant, modern university Oxford Brookes is a leading modern university that attracts over 2,700 international students from more than 140 different countries. Our students flourish in the stimulating, supportive community we provide.
Is Oxford Brookes Russell Group?
The Russell Group of universities was formed in 1994 by 17 British research universities – Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Imperial College London, Leeds, Liverpool, London School of Economics, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Oxford, Sheffield, Southampton, University College London and Warwick.