Brasenose College, Oxford
Brasenose College (BNC), is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1509, with the library and chapel added in the mid-17th century and the new quadrangle in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
|Full name||The Principal and Scholars of the King’s Hall and College of Brasenose in Oxford|
|Latin name||Aula regia et collegium aenei nasi|
|Named after||Bronze door knocker|
|Previous names||Brazen Nose College|
|Sister college||Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge|
|Endowment||£149.0 million (2018)|
|Boat club||Brasenose College Boat Club|
For the four-degree years 2011–2014, Brasenose averaged 10th in the Norrington Table (an unofficial measure of performance in undergraduate degree examinations). In a recent Oxford Barometer Survey, Brasenose’s undergraduates registered 98% overall satisfaction. In recent years around 80% of the UK undergraduate intake have been from state schools.