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Combatting counterfeit

Wadham student, Francesco Moiraghi (BPhil Philosophy, 2018) is competing in Oxford’s All-Innovate final with a secure way to identify counterfeit products.


All Innovate competitors

Excellence Award for Wadham Fellow

Wadham Fellow Tarunabh Khaitan has won an Excellence Award for his work on equality in India.


Prof  Tarunabh Khaitan

Book launch celebrates travelling life

After calling in on Wadham, where they met 18 years ago, alumni couple Dan Colegate and Esther Dingley are back on their travels, celebrating the publication of Dan’s latest book.


Detail from book cover

Iranian Studies award for Dominic Brookshaw

The Association for Iranian Studies has named Wadham Fellow, Professor Dominic Parviz Brookshaw, as winner of the 2020 Saidi-Sirjani Book Award.


Dominic Parviz Brookshaw

Calling Wadham entrepreneurs

Wadham Entrepreneurs, a new alumni group, is looking for like-minded members.


Wadham entrepreneurs

Virtual Engineers

More than 50 school students attended the virtual Engineering Summer School, hosted online by UNIQ with support from Wadham fellows and alumni.


Wadham alumni engineers

Coded responses

When Dr Li Wenliang – the Wuhan ophthalmologist who blew the whistle on the city’s Coronavirus outbreak – died in February of this year, the Chinese internet was briefly flooded with expressions of rage and anguish, said Margaret Hillenbrand in a fascinating presentation to Wadham alumni.


Images based on Tank Man

Poetry and Prose

Two Sarah Lawrence visiting students have been awarded Wadham's 2020 Rex Warner prizes for outstanding poetry and prose. 


Melanie Greenberg

Gold award for Wadham Tutor

A Gold Teaching Award has been presented to Wadham Fellow Ekaterina Shamonina following nominations from Oxford Engineering students. 


Ekaterina Shamonina

A musical appreciation

An evening of music and poetry, live-streamed from Wadham’s Holywell Music Room, is now available to watch here.


The Adderbury Ensemble

Turner Prize Bursary for Wadham student

Wadham DPhil student Shawanda Corbett (Fine Art, 2016) has been awarded a £10,000 Turner Prize Bursary, recognising her exceptional creative talent.


Shwanda's art

Message from our Warden

As Trinity Term ends, Warden Ken Macdonald QC gives a video update on life at Wadham College during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Screenshot of Wadham staff


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

Library manuscript

Access to Excellence

Building an inclusive community for the future - Wadham's Back Quad Development comprises Oxford's first-ever purpose-built Access Centre and a fully accessible Undergraduate Centre. More

Watch progress via our webcam

New building

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