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.

Professor Paul Newman

Outstanding contribution to UK engineering

Professor Paul Newman (Balliol 1991) is to receive the RAE Silver Medal for his work on autonomous vehicles.

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Student in Balliol Library (photo: Stuart Bebb)

Gender balance

In the 2018-2019 admissions cycle, Balliol made a majority of its offers to female students for the first time.

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Public Engagement with Research Award

DPhil student wins the Vice-Chancellor’s Award for his BBC World Service radio documentary about the ‘Russian Reformation’.

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