The University of Oxford is the oldest in the UK and is world-known for the academic excellence of its science programmes. It is ranked number one globally for medicine and among the best universities world-wide for life, social and physical sciences. Oxford's alumni network includes 69 Nobel Prize winners.
The University consists of 39 self-governing colleges. Each college is an academic community which brings students and researchers from various disciplines together. The University of Oxford also has over 100 libraries which are more than any other library system in the UK.
The University is located in the beautiful medieval city of Oxford that creates a unique atmosphere for study and research.