English language courses, IB Diploma, University Foundation Course, Study Abroad

St. Clare's is an international, residential college which specialises in teaching the International Baccalaureate Diploma in Oxford. We also have a separate English language school and, at the Bardwell Centre, offer a University Foundation Course and Study Abroad options for US students.


St. Clare's is the top school in Oxfordshire
and ranked 25th school in the whole of the country


The UK government recently published the school league tables and St. Clare's is no. 1 school in Oxfordshire and ranked 25th in the whole of the country. Link here to read about our continued success.

Our fees reflect the quality of the education we provide; excellent facilities, city campus location, experienced teachers, small class sizes and a high staff to student ratio guaranteeing a personalised service to students.

Our campus is made up of two centres located in elegant North Oxford. Our students live in stylish houses or apartments close to shops, cafés, restaurants, sports, library and riverside parks.

St. Clare's successfully combines a modern, forward-looking approach to education with the traditions which have made Oxford one of the intellectual capitals of the world.

Particular emphasis is placed on fulfilling the College mission "To advance International Education and Understanding." St. Clare's is home to students from 44 different countries and we encourage them to pursue their education in a spirit of enquiry, open-mindedness and tolerance.

International Baccalaureate courses

International Baccalaureate

Two year diploma; one-year preparation course, summer introduction and review - more ...
English Language courses

English Language courses

Full range of courses for adults; 2 weeks-12 months; university preparation; advanced English with academic classes - more ...
Summer English courses for children and teenagers

Summer English courses

Students can study English with us as part of their summer holiday; adults, teenagers and junior students - more ...
Study Abroad Courses

Study Abroad courses

Study abroad semester, full academic year or summer courses in Oxford for US students - more ...
adult English courses in Oxford

University Foundation Course

Full academic year preparation course for students needing to improve their English - more ...
IB teacher workshops

IB Teacher Workshops

Teacher workshops at introductory and experienced level in cooperation with the IBO Geneva - more ...
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