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Garden Party welcome for new Warden

More than 100 members of the 1610 Society joined new Warden Robert Hannigan for tea in the garden at Wadham’s first post-pandemic alumni event.


Robert Hannigan with Wadham alumni

Wadham Calling 2021

Wadham's annual telephone campaign gets underway this week.


Wadham calling

Focus on Climate Change

Ahead of COP 26, climate change expert and Wadham DPhil student Stuart Jenkins is suspending his PhD to join the Oxford Net Zero group on a four month Fellowship.


Polluting chimneys by Chris-LeBoutillier-on-Unsplash

Dorothy Wadham Building wins RIBA awards

Wadham’s Iffley Road student accommodation, the Dorothy Wadham Building, has been named RIBA South Building of the Year and National Award Winner in the Institute’s 2021 Awards.


Dorthy Wadham Building

A brave and visionary alumnus

A striking new portrait looks out over activities in the Senior Common Room, a gift from former Warden Ken Macdonald QC.


Detail from portrait of John Cooke by Richard Twose (©Wadham College)

Summer studies

Learning Russian, discussing sex dreams in the ancient world and discovering epigenetics through marshmallows were highlights of the 2021 Wadham Summer Schools.


summer school students

Foundation Fellowship for Amanda East

At a ceremony in the Warden’s gardens Amanda East (Engineering, 1981) has been honoured with a Foundation Fellowship at Wadham College.


Amanda and Warren East

Accessible ideas

Pioneering research by Wadham’s Professor Ankhi Mukherjee has been selected for a new educational website and app.


Prof Ankhi Mukherjee

Essay competition open

Wadham students are invited to enter original essays for a chance to win two College prizes, each worth £200.



student working

Alumni books

Migration and family are the themes which interweave two new books by Wadham alumni.


New alumni books

Outstanding results

Congratulations to Wadham finalists who have achieved outstanding results following a pandemic-disrupted year.


Students studying

Innovation: Driving electric

From a degree in chemistry to Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder of Diode Group, Tristan Dodson is forging the future for electric vehicles.


Tristan Dodson


Wadham's collection of rare books includes a Shakespeare first folio and a 1543 publication by Nicolaus Copernicus...

Library manuscript

Visiting Wadham

To prevent the spread of Covid-19, Wadham is closed to tourists and prospective students are asked to contact Admissions. When current restrictions are lifted, visitors are welcome during opening times and prospective students at any time (when occasional restricted events are taking place you may be asked to return).

Term time
13.00 - 16.15
Out of term
10.30 - 11.45
13.00 - 16.15