Balliol students (photo: Ian Taylor)

Academic excellence

Balliol College is a place where people of exceptional potential study with academics who are experts in their field.

Social responsibility

In this community in the centre of Oxford, Balliol generates ideas and educates people who seek to change the world for the better.

Balliol team with presenter Jeremy Paxman receiving University Challenge 2017 trophy from Professor Stephen Hawking

Balliol wins University Challenge

Congratulations to the Balliol team on their victory against Wolfson College, Cambridge.

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Balliol student Eniola Oyesanya

Gold medal for Blues athlete

A Balliol law student was in the Oxford team that won the Varsity match. 

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Toynbee Hall Open House 2014 (photo: Jeremy Freedman)

Toynbee Hall

Balliol’s links with the East End anti-poverty charity go back to 1884.

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