The oldest Oxford college continuously on one site, co-founded by a woman, Balliol is home to young people from many different backgrounds who have come to study with world-class academics. In this large, close-knit community right in the centre of Oxford, Balliol generates ideas and educates people who will change the world for the better.
The Master explains why Balliol is a great place both to study hard and to enjoy life to the full, and describes some alumni achievements.
Find out about the courses Balliol offers for undergraduates and postgraduates, in a wide range of disciplines.
Balliol’s intellectual hub, the Library offers 24/7 access to study space and books, and is home to world-class special collections.
Balliol has first-rate conference facilities and is an ideal venue for training courses, corporate hospitality and special events.
Support Balliol’s current students by making a donation to the Annual Fund.
We welcome visitors who wish to tour our beautiful buildings and gardens.