Balliol College

Academic excellence

Balliol College is a place where people of exceptional potential study with academics who are experts in their field.

Social responsibility

In this community in the centre of Oxford, Balliol generates ideas and educates people who seek to change the world for the better.

King’s Birthday Honours 2024

Professor Freddie Hamdy (Professorial Fellow) is among the Balliol people recognised in the King’s Birthday Honours List 2024.

Renovation work completed

The new Gillis Lecture Theatre and Warburg Music Suite are now open.

Sanctuary stories

Sharing stories from displaced students who have found a home at Balliol, supported by the generosity of Old Members, students and friends of the College.