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.

‘I thought the festival was very unique and inspiring in the sense that it was a gathering of individuals from different backgrounds and of different talents, who might normally never meet, discussing very important and thought-provoking topics’ – Bianca

Festival of Ideas

Balliol graduate students enjoyed a day of stimulating discussion at the annual festival co-hosted with the Ditchley Foundation.

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Title page from A.W.N. Pugin's book of designs for rebuilding Balliol, 1843 (photo: Balliol Archives)

Dervorguilla & Daughters

A new exhibition celebrating Balliol’s co-founder and women who shaped the College opens on 14/15 September for Oxford Open Doors.

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Gregory Brinkworth graduation day 2019 (photo: Stuart Bebb)

Success for access programme

A student who attended Floreat, Balliol’s access programme for year 12 students, has graduated from Balliol with a first.

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