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The University of Oxford has secured a critical professorship in vaccinology for the future following a gift of £3.33 million from the Saïd family.
Oxford University is launching a lecture series on LGBT+ achievements and discussion featuring distinguished guest speakers from the LGBT+ community to challenge and inspire the entire Oxford community and beyond.
Oxford University, through its research commercialisation arm Oxford University Innovation, has created PhishAR, its 200th spinout company.
Legal & General has announced that it will fund and deliver the new £200m life and mind sciences building with the University of Oxford.
Oxford University’s testing service has confirmed 61 positive tests for COVID-19 in Freshers’ Week bringing the total number to 91 since 30 August.
Oxford University has launched a free game that allows players role-play virtual vaccination to halt the global spread of a viral pandemic.
The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to Roger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez for their work on black holes.
Oxford prepares for the safe return of university students with a range of measures to help keep students, staff and residents safe.
Oxford University has appointed a specialist acoustician to help create a new concert hall to rival the best in the world at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Centre.
Oxford University has topped in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for the fifth year in a row.
Oxford University has received a landmark £80 million donation from the Reuben Foundation that will transform Oxford’s newest college.
A public consultation event is scheduled for June 2020, and the University will be submitting a planning application to Oxford City Council by June 2020.