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This is an archive site and is not updated. It represents works conducted by Oxford University Museums funded by Arts Council England between 2012-2018. For information about our current work please visit


2018 Call for Collaborative Doctoral Partnerships now open

14 August 17 -- jsuess

Oxford University Museums are currently accepting applications from potential doctoral supervisors who wish to develop a Collaborative Doctoral Partnership project with one or more of Oxford University's four museums. The deadline for applications for studentships to start in October 2018 os 5pm on Friday 27 November 2017.

Studentship projects should be jointly proposed by a member of Oxford University Museums staff in partnership with a colleague from a UK Higher Education Institution.

Oxford University Museums receives £5.2m funding from Arts Council England

27 June 17 -- jsuess

The Oxford University Museums partnership has been successful in its application to continue its relationship with Arts Council England (ACE) as a National Portfolio Organisation (NPO). Oxford University Museums have been an ACE Major Partner Museum since ACE took over funding for regional museums in 2012, and is pleased to continue to work with ACE as part of its redesigned national portfolio, which now includes museums and libraries as well as arts and cultural organisations.