Located in northwest London, Oxford combines impressive medieval architecture with the natural beauty of the Thames and Cherwell rivers. Oxford, which is one and a half hours away from London by bus, has a rich history like many English cities and hosts 10 million tourists every year. Oxford University, which has a population of 155,000, consists of a quarter of the total population.
Oxford, where the fragrant education tradition has made it one of the world’s leading education centers not only in the field of higher education, but also in many fields from language education to certificate programs. It is home to a very high young population. While this young population shapes the cultural life of the city, it also determines the rhythm of life in the city. The Ashmolean Museum, Bodleian Library, Christ Church Cathedral, Modern Art Oxford, Museum of the History of Science, Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Botanical Garden and colleges of Oxford University are among the must-see places in Oxford.
Oxford, one of the cities where the foundations of education were laid in the world, in the field of literature such as Oscar Wilde, Iris Murdoch, Lewis Carroll and one of the important names in both literature and popular culture of the 20th century, the owner of many works including The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, linguist JRR Tolkien. It is the city where writers of letters were students, gave education and created some of their works.