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.

Still from Balliol's undergraduate admissions video

Undergraduate admissions video

Thinking of applying to Oxford? See what some of our students say about what it’s like to live and study here.

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Encaenia 20 June 2018 (photo: John Cairns)

Honorary Oxford degree

Professor Robert Putnam (Balliol 1963) has received an honorary degree from Oxford.

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Open Day 2015 (photo: Rob Judges)

Come to an Open Day

Get a feel for Balliol and meet our tutors and students on 27 or 28 June, to help you make a choice about where to study.

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