Calendar of Events

Below is a calendar of events for the next year. More details about courses, etc., can be found using the links provided

November 2014




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December 2014

Y12 Materials and Physics masterclasses

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED!
Wednesday, 10th December. This is a collaborative event between the Departments of Materials Science and Physics at Oxford University.
More information at the Masterclasses section of this website.

Undergraduate Admissions Interviews


15th - 17th December 2014. Interviews for undergraduate applicants to Materials Science in Colleges.
Drop-In hospitality at Holder Cafe for Interviewees; a chance to have a chat, a tour or just to chill out. Go to Materials Reception for details.

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January 2015

Y10 Materials and Physics workshop


Tuesday, 13th January. This is a collaborative event between the Departments of Materials Science and Physics at Oxford University.
More information at the Masterclasses section of this website.

Hirsch Lecture

Friday, 16th January, 5pm. Biennial Lecture celebrating the birthday of Sir Peter Hirsch, FRS, Emeritus Professor of the Department. More information at the Hirsch Lecture section of this website.
Download Hirsch Lecture 2015 Registration Form

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February 2015




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March 2015

Department of Materials Open Days


17th, 24th, 25th March. One-day courses for prospective students in Y11 and Y12. More information at the Open Days section of this website.

Oxford and Cambridge Student Conferences


16th to 27th March. The Department will be represented at these one-day conferences held around the country where prospective students can hear talks about the different subjects taught at the Universities
More information is available from the Student Conference website

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April 2015

Y12 Materials and Chemistry Masterclasses


Provisional date 16th April. This is a collaborative event between the Departments of Materials Science and Chemistry at Oxford University.
More information at the Masterclasses section of this website.

CPD for PGCE Students


Dates to be confirmed. More information at the Teacher CPD section of this website.

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May 2015




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June 2015

KS3 Materials and Chemistry Day


Provisional date 9th June. A fun-filled yet instructive Activity Day hosted by the Departments of Chemistry and Materials at Oxford University.
More information at the Masterclasses section of this website.

Headstart "Focus on Materials" Residential Course for Year 12/S5 Students


Monday 22nd - Friday 26th June. More information at www.headstartcourses.org.uk and the Residential Courses section of this website.

Maths and Science Teachers' Conference


Wednesday 23rd June. A free Conference for Maths and Science teachers, held at the Science Learning Centre in York. The conference aims to equip teachers with additional tools and resources to support maths and science students who are considering progressing to STEM subjects at Oxford. and other leading universities.

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July 2015

Oxford University Open Days


1st and 2nd July. More information at www.admissions.ox.ac.uk/opendays and the Open Days section of this website.

UNIQ "Materials Science" Summer School


Provisional dates 5th - 10th July. Residential Course for Year 12 students from State Schools. More information from www.ox.ac.uk/uniq


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August 2015




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September 2015

Oxford University Open Day


18th September. More information at www.admissions.ox.ac.uk/opendays and the Open Days section of this website.

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October 2015




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November 2015




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December 2015

Undergraduate Admissions Interviews


Dates to be confirmed. Interviews for undergraduate applicants to Materials Science in Colleges.
Drop-In hospitality at Holder Cafe for Interviewees; a chance to have a chat, a tour or just to chill out. Go to Materials Reception for details.

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