City of Oxford College, Oxford

City Of Oxford College is located by the very heart of the beautiful city of Oxford.

This fantastic college combines academic excellence with an informal, vibrant and supportive community. Our unique programme enables students the opportunity to explore the life of a student in Oxford. With full day excursions to London and Windsor, students can experience some of the most famous and historic cities in the UK during their stay.

    • Residential Centre
    • Summer Courses
    • Suitable for Groups and Individual Students
    • Trinity Examination Available
    • Oxbridge Tour
    • Adult Student Ratio 1:10
    • European City Tours Available


  • Common Areas
  • Modern Classrooms
  • Wifi
  • City Location


  • Single Ensuite Rooms
  • Modern accommodation

Nearby Airports

72 km from Heathrow
128 km from Gatwick
144 km from Stansted

A typical day with Ardmore.

Students have three hours of English lessons per day from Monday to Friday, with the lessons divided into two parts.

Part One: Language input, which involves using grammar and vocabulary in various tasks/exercises.

Part Two: Fluency/practice activities aimed at developing fluency through specific tasks like designing a website or poster, conducting a classroom survey or even producing/acting in a short play.

We offer a wide range of activities, which may include: Football, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tennis, Basketball, etc.

Evening entertainment programme may include Talent Show, Disco, Quiz Nights, Film Nights, Sports Tournaments and more options.

Emphasis on communication helps students to use English for a variety of purposes and in various situations. Our aim is to build students' knowledge and confidence in understanding and speaking English.

Nearby attractions and Excursions.

There’s plenty to see and do for a half day, or even an full day around Oxford and nearby. A full day trip to London for a river cruise, or a visit to Windsor and Windsor Castle.

Alternatively there are half day excursions more local to the campus, which include a tour of the town, a themed walk around Oxford, bowling / cinema and punting on the River Thames.

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