Founded at the end of the 11th century, the University of Oxford is the oldest institution of higher education not only in Great Britain, but also in Europe. Today, more than a quarter of Oxford students are foreigners.
The University of Oxford (Oxford University or University of Oxford) has consistently held a leading position in the ranking of the best universities in the world, sometimes losing and sometimes overtaking its closest competitors – Cambridge and Harvard. Every year, millions of tourists come to watch the traditional May Day holiday in Oxford, see Christ Church College, where Harry Potter was filmed and Alice in Wonderland was written and enjoy the medieval atmosphere of a unique ancient university. Continue reading