5 reasons to attend a Oxford Summer School
Experience an enriching Oxford summer school at Oxford Summer Courses. Choose from 30+ subjects, learn from expert tutors, explore the historic city. Small classes, renowned teaching, online platform. Multicultural environment, networking, personal growth. Apply now for a transformative journey!
Exploring University of Oxford's Links to India
Oxford has a strong relationship with India, dating back to 1579. It now has 80 Indian academics, 380 students, and 1,500 alumni. Indian students are drawn to Oxford's experts, unique learning style, and skill-building opportunities.
Oxford Writers | 6 Literary Greats from Oxford
Oxford University nurtured great writers like Samuel Johnson, Oscar Wilde, J.R.R. Tolkien, Agatha Christie, and Dorothy L. Sayers. From dictionaries to fantasy novels, their works continue to captivate readers worldwide. Oxford's literary legacy offers something for every bookworm to enjoy.
Oxford's Famous Alumni: Who Made the List?
Oxford University: 900 years of notable alumni. Suffragette Emily Davison fought for women's rights. Einstein's papers revolutionised physics. Hawking advanced black hole understanding despite ALS.
Debating at Oxford University
Debate is central to education at Oxford. Students engage in lively discussions, defending ideas in tutorials. The Oxford Union hosts famous debates with world leaders. Oxford Summer Courses offer debate nights for students to learn and discuss diverse topics.
Introducing Oxford’s Best Bookshops
Oxford's enchanting setting and historic architecture inspired famous authors like Tolkien and Carroll. Explore top bookshops: Blackwell's, Oxford University Press, Waterstones, Arcadia, Oxfam, St Philip's, and The Last Bookshop.
Exploring Literary Oxford beyond the Tour
Discover Oxford's literary giants like Lewis Carroll, J.R.R. Tolkien, and C.S. Lewis. Explore lesser-known authors tied to the city, such as Julia Golding, Thomas De Quincey, Evelyn Waugh, and Monica Ali.
Oxford: Home of the World's Greatest Debates
Debate: Two essentials for excellent debating: opinion and determination. Oxford Summer Courses brings Oxford debating to India. The prestigious Oxford Union hosts famous speakers and formal debates.
Strange Oxford Traditions: Ascension Day
Oxford's Ascension Day tradition: "Beating the Bounds." Children mark parish boundaries with chalk crosses, hitting markers with canes, chanting "Mark! Mark! Mark!" Apply for Oxford Summer Courses.
Top 15 Things to Do in Oxford This Summer
Explore Oxford's beauty beyond academia. Visit museums, punt along the river, enjoy botanical gardens, tour Harry Potter locations, shop at Westgate, relax at the parks, take ghost tours, swim in Port Meadow, indulge in G&Ds ice cream, explore Covered Market, visit Blenheim Palace, and climb St. Mar
A Guide to May Morning in Oxford
Join the vibrant May Morning celebrations in Oxford, a centuries-old tradition celebrating the arrival of Spring. Festivities include singing, dancing, and revelry. Discover the history behind this unique event and its connection to May Day.