Queens' College

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Year founded[❔] 1448
Mature (21+)[❔]
Women only
Postgraduate only
Accepts part-time students ✔️
Oxford sister college[❔] Pembroke College
Gold/Platinum Green Impact Award 2018[❔]
College website click here

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  • 7
    Located in the centre of town
  • 5
    Has direct access to the river for punts
  • 3
    on site accommodation all three years
  • 2
    Very friendly vibe
  • 2
    Very close to Sidgewick Site
  • 1
    Not far from Downing Site
  • 1
    Lots of fun very sociable people

  • 2
    Not great food in buttery
  • 2
    Awful ballot system
  • 2
    Expensive accommodation
  • 2
    Lots of tourists at our entrance taking pictures of the mathematical bridge

  • 3
    The ballot
  • 0
    The ballot
  • 0
    The conferences

UG - usual # years on-site room provided[❔] 3
UG - usual # years room provided[❔] 4
PG - usual # years on-site room provided[❔] 0
PG - usual # years room provided[❔] 1
Couples rooms ✔️
Family rooms
Ballot system[❔] ✔️
% full-time PG in college room (~)[❔] 49
PG single room min. (~£/wk) 91
PG single room max. (~ £/wk) 121
Deadline to have met conditions to be eligible for college accommodation 31st of July
Kitchen fixed charge [❔]
UG accommodation website click here
PG accommodation website click here

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On-site room quality: Avg: 4.5/5
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On-site room value for money: Avg: 2/5
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Off-site room quality: Avg: 2/5
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Off-site room value for money: Avg: 2/5
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  • 2
    Nice modern rooms for first years
  • 0
    Most second years share but it’s great banter

  • 1
    Some of the off-site accommodation is quite far from the college

24/7 library
College cafe ✔️
Anglican chapel ✔️
Interdenominational chapel
Discounted punting[❔]
Free punting[❔] ✔️
Radio station
Student garden
Bicycle scheme
Art room
Gym (weights) ✔️
Cinema
Badminton court ✔️
Basketball court
Dance studio
Eton Fives court
Netball court ✔️
Squash court ✔️
Swimming pool
Tennis court ✔️
Rugby field ✔️
Lacrosse field ✔️
Hockey pitch ✔️
Cricket pitch ✔️
Volleyball court
Football pitch ✔️
Brunch Saturday ✔️
Brunch Sunday ✔️
Daily vegan option ✔️

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Value for money: Avg: 3.4/5
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Quality of food: Avg: 3.6/5
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Acapella
Africa
Altruism
Anglo-Japanese
Anthropology
Apotheosis
Archeology
Art ✔️
Baking
Ballroom dancing
Bachata
Bee keeping
Board Games ✔️
Book Club
Botanical
Caledonian
Card games
Casino
Charity ✔️
Chess
Chinese Culture
Choir ✔️
Christian Union ✔️
Classics
College Brass Band
Comedy
Computer science ✔️
Consulting ✔️
Contemporary dance ✔️
Current affairs
Debate
Drama ✔️
Economics
Engineering ✔️
English
Entrepreneurship
Families Club
Feminist
Film
Finance
Food
French
Gardening club
Gender equality
Geographical
History ✔️
Humanities
Investment
Irish
Islamic
Jewish
Land economy
Languages
Law ✔️
Lawn Games
Literary
Lockpicking
Maths ✔️
Medical ✔️
Mindfulness
Music ✔️
Musical
Orchestra
Oriental
PhD
Philosophy
Photography
Pilates
Poetry
Poker
Politics
Quiz
Role playing games
Russian
Salsa
Science ✔️
Serbian
Sign language
Smoothie
Social science
Speakers
Steel pan band
Student publication
Swiss
Tango
Tea
Theology
Ukelele band
Veterinary
Video games
Wine
Yoga
Zouk
Zumba
Aerobics
Athletics
Badminton ✔️
Basketball
Climbing
Cricket ✔️
Croquet
Cycling
Football (mens) ✔️
Football (womens) ✔️
Golf
Hockey ✔️
Kayaking
Lacrosse ✔️
Netball ✔️
Netball (womens) ✔️
Ninjitsu
Pole
Pool ✔️
Rounders
Rugby (mens) ✔️
Rugby ✔️
Rugby (womens) ✔️
Running ✔️
Sailing ✔️
Shooting
Ski ✔️
Squash ✔️
Swimming
Table football
Table tennis ✔️
Tennis ✔️
Tiddlywinks
Ultimate Frisbee ✔️
Volleyball ✔️
Waterpolo ✔️
Windsurfing
% 1st Class degree achieved (~)[❔] 30
JCR/MCR split[❔] ✔️
Student trustee[❔]
UG student website click here
PG student website click here
Free formals ✔️
Free formals per year 4
Free formal for guest
Private dining discount
Free formal for guest per year 0
Free parking ✔️
Use of squash and tennis facilities
Free sports facilities
Right to step on grass
Gym membership discount
Punt booking
Corporate event discount
Wedding discount
Accommodation discount available ✔️
May Ball frequency (years)[❔] 2
June Event frequency (years)[❔] 0
Winter Ball frequency (years)[❔] 0
Spring ball frequency (years)[❔] 0
Other ball frequency (years)[❔] 0
Entrepreneurship competitions[❔]

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May/Spring/Winter/other ball rating: Avg: 4/5
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# full-time Bachelor's (~) 540
% full-time Bachelor's (~) 60
# full-time Master's (~) 140
% full-time Master's (~) 15
# full-time PhD (~) 250
% full-time PhD (~) 25
Total # full-time students (~) 920
% full-time UK (~) 60
% full-time EU (non-UK) (~) 10
% full-time non-EU (~) 30
% full-time female (~) 45
% full-time Male (~) 55
# part-time Master's (~) 60
# part-time PhDs (~) 10
Total # part-time students (~) 70
Total # students (~) 990
% Arts and Humanities students (~) 40
% STEMM students (~)[❔] 60
High-table[❔] ✔️
Gowns required[❔] ✔️

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Formal food quality: Avg: 3.3/5
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Value for money: Avg: 3.8/5
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Formals
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Net assets (est.) 108.0 million
Net assets/student (~£/student) 117,000
Scholarships and awards (~£/student ) 600