Oxford Brookes University has three main campuses that are a little further out from the city centre. The first is the Wheatley Campus which is near a small village called Wheatley seven miles south-east of the city centre and is where IT, business, maths and engineering are based. The second campus is at Harcourt Hill about two miles from the city centre. Many subject including Theology and Education are taught at this site. The main campus with the student union is at the Headington Campus and it is located in a suburb of Oxford known as Headington about a mile from the city centre.
There are approximately 19,000 students at Oxford Brookes and it is famed for its Department of Architecture which is one of the largest in the UK and in 2006 was named as the leading school of architecture outside London.
St Giles Fair at St Giles
(Wed 02nd Sep, 2015)
The fair comes to St Giles for two days, lots of stalls and fair ground rides.
Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials
(Sat 12th Sep, 2015)
Horse riding event involving time trials, dressage and various other events with the spectacular back drop of Blenheim Palace.
Oxford Open Doors
(Mon 14th Sep, 2015)
Oxford opens its doors for free! Over 150 venues and events for visitors including colleges and museums.