Who are we looking for?

What kind of person enjoys being a visiting student here?

A visiting student who thrives at Hertford College

  • is intellectually curious and enjoys asking “off the wall” questions
  • is passionate about their chosen topic of study
  • finds it fun to discuss and debate
  • is highly self motivated  and enjoys organising their own research time in libraries
  • has a musical, theatrical, intellectual or sporting interest which they want to develop in one of Hertford’s or Oxford University’s many societies
  • Is happy being out of their cultural comfort zone and is eager to explore
  • enjoys meeting new people and joining in 

If you think this describes you then why not think about applying as a visiting student? 

Hertford College welcomes applications from universities with whom we have a partnership with. We do not accept individual applications.

Please refer to the page “Universities and Study Abroad Offices with whom we work” for further information.

Have a look at what some of our former visiting students have said about their time here to help you imagine what it might be like for you here?