Oxford Brookes University is a public university located in Oxford, England. It commenced as an Oxford School of Art in 1865 and became a university in 1992. It is Oxford's second university, along with Oxford University.
It is one of the leading modern universities in the UK, with an international reputation for teaching excellence, exciting student life and strong ties with local, national and international business and industry.
Brookes has approximately 18,000 students, including 3,200 international students from more than 140 countries.
Oxford Brookes University was named one of the top 50 young universities in the world by the QS World University Rankings in 2018 and 2019 – and is the only university in the United Kingdom to make the list.
Also among the world elite in 13 subjects (QS, 2020), Oxford Brookes enjoys an international reputation for excellence in teaching and innovation.
Oxford Brookes is known for the standard of teaching provided by its faculty. 94% of Oxford Brookes research is internationally recognized (Research Excellence Framework 2014).
Graduate outcomes for Oxford Brookes University show that 97% of graduates are working or studying six months after leaving university.
Brookes is spread across four campuses, with three primary sites located in and around Oxford and the fourth campus located in Swindon. (Harcourt Hill, Headington, Wheatley, Swindon)
Oxford is a compact city famous for the beauty of its university architecture. With Oxford University also in the city, Oxford has a large student population and a wide range of shops, cafes, bars and other facilities that cater to students' needs.
The University is located in the south of England with excellent transport links to other regional centers.
All international students are guaranteed a place to stay. Students can stay in university accommodation for the duration of their studies if they wish to do so.
University halls are a safe, supportive environment with 24/7 support available through on site hall lobby wardens.
Named the number one university in the UK for research (Times Higher Education 2019)
64th in Times Higher Education Guide 2020
33rd in the Guardian University Guide 2020
376th in the QS World University Rankings 2020
51st by The Complete University Guide 2020,
Teaching at Oxford Brookes has an outstanding reputation, with 11 faculty members being awarded the National Teaching Fellows, the most prestigious award in higher education in the United Kingdom.
Also the reputation for teaching has been recognized by the Silver rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework.
Oxford Brookes Business School,
Health and Life Sciences,
Humanities and Social Sciences,
Technology, Design and Environment.
Why OXFORD BROOKES UNIVERSITY
It was named one of the top 50 young universities in the world by the QS World University Rankings 2020-and is the only UK university to make the list.
Located in Oxford, one of the most vibrant cities in the United Kingdom.
Oxford Brookes University has a world-leading research facility.
Outstanding reputation in teaching with 11 faculty members was awarded to the National Teaching Fellows, the most prestigious award in higher education in the United Kingdom also has high student satisfaction with the quality of teaching.
Most of the courses have options for studying abroad.
How to Reach? Or Travel
Oxford is located just over 50 miles from London and 60 miles from Birmingham, and has excellent road, rail and express connections.
Trains run every 15 minutes from London to Oxford, and the journey time is about one hour.
English Language Requirements:
IELTS – 6.0 overall with 6.0 in Reading and Writing, 5.5 in Listening and Speaking.
Health and Social Care Courses – 6.5 or 7.0 overall with 6.5 or 7.0 in all components (see individual entries for course details)
Nutrition BSc (Hons) – 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
Law, Architecture, Interior Architecture, English Literature (including combined honours), English Literature and Creative Writing – 6.5 overall with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in listening and speaking
Built Environment Foundation, Computing Foundation, Engineering Foundation – 6.0 with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in listening and speaking
International Foundation Business and Technology, International Foundation Arts, Humanities and Law – 5.5 overall with 5.5 in all skills
IELTS – 6.0 – 7.0 overall with 6.0 in Reading and Writing, 5.5 in Listening and Speaking
TOEFL –72 overall, with 18 in Reading, 17 in Writing, 17 in Listening and 20 in Speaking.
PTE – 51 overall, with 51 in each module.
The Requirements may Defer for some Programs.
Undergraduate – 60% or more in English element of HSC
Postgraduate– 60% or more in English element of HSC with academic or professional use of English.
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