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If you want to change the world, come to Somerville.

Somerville was founded to include the excluded. It was created for women when universities refused them entry, and for people of diverse beliefs when the establishment religion was widely demanded. Now its female and male students represent the world and many Somervillians go on to change that world, too. We hope you like it.

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15th October 2019

2019 Family Day

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Jan Royall and Gopal Subramnium hold the certificate of his Fellowship together in the Principal's office
14th October 2019

Somerville College honours Gopal Subramanium with Foundation Fellowship

The distinguished jurist Gopal Subramanium, a former Solicitor General of India and a Senior Advocate of the country’s Supreme Court, has been elected a Foundation Fellow of Somerville College, University of Oxford.

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Sunday 20th October

Somerville 140 Birthday Celebration

On Sunday 20 October we will be celebrating the 140th anniversary of our foundation

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21st October 2019

Film Club MT19

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23rd October 2019

City Group Young Alumni Drinks at Diageo’s Soho Office Bar

We invite you to join us for an informal alumni panel discussion to explore the career pros and cons of post-graduate qualifications.

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