University of Oxford Departments

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University of Oxford Departments

There are four academic divisions within Oxford University. All have a full-time divisional head and an elected divisional board. Also listed are the University’s Gardens, Libraries and Museums.

Humanities Division (www.humanities.ox.ac.uk)

  • American Institute, Rothermere
  • Art, Ruskin School of
  • Classics, Faculty of
  • English Language and Literature, Faculty of
  • History, Faculty of
  • History of Art department
  • Linguistics, Philology & Phonetics, Faculty of
  • Medieval and Modern Languages, Faculty of
  • Music, Faculty of
  • Oriental Studies, Faculty of
  • Philosophy, Faculty of
  • Theology and Religion, Faculty of
  • TORCH | The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities
  • Voltaire Foundation

Mathematical, Physical & Life Sciences Division (www.mpls.ox.ac.uk)

  • Begbroke Science Park
  • Chemistry, Department of
  • Computer Science, Department of
  • e-Research Centre, Oxford
  • Earth Sciences, Department of
  • Engineering Science, Department of
  • Life Sciences Interface Doctoral Training Centre
  • Materials, Department of
  • Mathematical Institute
  • Physics, Department of
  • Plant Sciences, Department of
  • Statistics, Department of
  • Zoology, Department of

Medical Sciences Division (www.medsci.ox.ac.uk)

  • Biochemistry, Department of
  • Clinical Medicine, Nuffield Department of
  • Clinical Neurosciences, Nuffield Department of
  • Experimental Psychology, Department of
  • Medicine, Radcliffe Department of
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Nuffield Department of
  • Oncology, Department of
  • Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, Nuffield Department of
  • Paediatrics, Department of
  • Pathology, Sir William Dunn School of
  • Pharmacology, Department of
  • Physiology, Anatomy & Genetics, Department of
  • Population Health, Nuffield Department of
  • Primary Care Health Sciences, Department of
  • Psychiatry, Department of
  • Surgical Sciences, Nuffield Department of

Social Sciences Division (www.socsci.ox.ac.uk)

  • Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, School of
  • Archaeology, School of
  • Business School, Saïd
  • Economics, Department of
  • Education, Department of
  • Geography and the Environment, School of
  • Government, Blavatnik School of
  • Interdisciplinary Area Studies, School of
  • International Development, Department of
  • Internet Institute, Oxford
  • Law, Faculty of
  • Oxford Martin School
  • Politics and International Relations, Department of
  • Social Policy and Intervention, Department of
  • Sociology, Department of

Gardens, Libraries and Museums (www.glam.ox.ac.uk)

  • Ashmolean Museum
  • Bodleian Libraries
  • Botanic Garden
  • Museum of the History of Science
  • Museum of Natural History
  • Pitt Rivers Museum