Houses of Parliament
Houses of Parliament
Credit: Shutterstock, Big Ben and House of Parliament at River Thames

Reports and briefings

Parliamentary briefings

2017 - July
 2017 - April

Higher Education and Research Act

The Higher Education and Research Act became law on Thursday 27th April. There is much in there that the University supports, but there were also many thing which we would like to have seen changed or added. In particular we would have liked to have seen students taken out of the net migration targets. Our latest briefing to MPs and Peers on this issue (PDF).

 2016 - July
Higher Education Bill, University of Oxford’s Second Reading briefing
 2013 - June
International Students - Lords

International Students - Commons


 2013 - January

Working with the local community

Oxford responses to reviews and reports

Response to Science and Technology Committee inquiry: Women in STEM Careers (PDF)

Response to the Witty Review (PDF)

Submission to the Lords Scientific Infrastructure Inquiry (PDF)

Oxford research and public policy

Report shows extent to which social background matters for academic success