Coming to Oxford

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Planning and preparation

Choosing to undertake higher education studies with Saïd Business School and the University of Oxford requires considerable planning.

We aim to support you throughout your journey – from choosing the right programme for you to your accommodation needs. 

Living expenses

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On top of your programme fees, you will need to consider the incidental costs of your time in Oxford, whether you are here for a short stay or living in the city for the duration of a full-time degree.


Partners and families

The School provides a range of support for partners and families joining you in Oxford.

We can provide insight into and support to help you secure appropriate accommodation, childcare, and financial support while keeping your family close. 


The University of Oxford is a vibrant, diverse and international community.

Many of our students require visas to study in the UK. We have compiled important information on visas for prospective students. 

College experience

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Many of our programmes come with membership to one of Oxford's 38 Colleges.

If the programme you are hoping to attend involves being a member of a college, you will need to select your preferences during the admissions process.

There are many factors to consider in your choice of college, including location, accommodation, and social activities.