Great learning and teaching standards at Oxford Brookes University
At Oxford Brookes University we want to give our students the best university education possible in the UK. As the leading modern university in the UK for the last consecutive ten years, we put a fantastic emphasis on excellent teaching, from academic staff who are experts in their fields and who will go the extra mile to help you succeed, to excellent learning facilities.
Oxford: the bigger picture
Oxford is an amazing place to be a student. With 30,000 fellow students in town, there’s a brilliant atmosphere, and so much going on. Oxford Brookes University is also at the centre of the UK’s most diverse economic region, which means great opportunities for work placements and good career prospects for students after graduation.
Student life at Oxford Brookes University
At Across the Pond we want to make sure you enjoy your time as a student and get the most out of it. Oxford Brookes University has a great social scene, excellent sporting facilities, a huge variety of student societies, and our three friendly campuses are just a bus ride away from the city centre (we’ve even got the Brookes Bus service to take you there). Add our fun and friendly halls of residence and you’ll have everything you need to make Brookes your new home .
Why study with Oxford Brookes University
- First-class learning experience, at one of the best schools in the UK, in one of the world’s great student cities.
- Voted best modern university in the UK by the Sunday Times University Guide for ten consecutive years.
- Oxford Brookes is the only UK modern university to have achieved 24 subjects rated as excellent for teaching.
- Around 25 degree courses are recognised by a professional awarding body, leading to membership of a professional body, or exemption from professional exams. These include Accounting, Architecture, Business, Law, Mechanical Engineering, Media Technology, Occupational Therapy, Real Estate Management and Sound Technology & Digital Music.
- The University offers excellent links with industry - offers more than 60 courses that include work placements. Companies who have employed graduates from Oxford Brookes include BMW, Microsoft, Virgin Atlantic and KPMG.
- Longstanding reputation for employability, and are host to two national centres of excellence in teaching and learning.
- Oxford Brookes University brings a truly international experience - 20% of the student population come from over 120 different countries.
- Close proximity to London – frequent busses that run 24 hours a day.
Accommodation with Oxford Brookes University
We appreciate that finding somewhere safe and comfortable to live is very important, especially if you are coming to the UK for the first time. Due to this very reason, international students are given priority in one of our seven halls of residence within Oxford Brookes University for their first year www.brookes.ac.uk/studying/accommodation.
Scholarships from Oxford Brookes University
Oxford Brookes International Scholarship – undergraduate – £2,000 – partial scholarships for international students holding a conditional or unconditional undergraduate offer.
John Henry Brookes Scholarship – postgraduate with variable value – partial scholarships for international students holding a conditional or unconditional postgraduate offer.
Oxford Brookes Alumnus Discount Scheme – 10% off tuition fees – any student who has graduated with an Oxford Brookes University degree and wishes to study another degree here.
Oxford Brookes Tuition Fee Family Discount – 10% off tuition fees – for siblings who pay international tuition fees and where there are two or more attending at the same time.