Welcome new staff and students

We would like to wish a warm welcome to all new students and staff who are joining us at the beginning of the 2022/23 academic year!


The Department of Economics is home to one of the largest and most diverse groups of academic economists in the world, and we're delighted you're joining our vibrant community. Our Department is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion, and ensuring that everyone in our community has the opportunity to thrive in the environment we have created. We take our responsibility to guarantee that every voice is respected very seriously, and strive to ensure that our staff and students feel encouraged and supported to fulfil their potential. Find out more about that commitment here.

Colleagues from the Department and across the University have been working hard to develop resources and processes to ensure we're well prepared to receive you all. We are determined to make your early weeks at the University as smooth as possible.

New students can check the University's New Students webpages for helpful information and advice on settling into life as an Oxford student. For staff joining the University, you can find all the support information you need here

For information on our latest Department news and upcoming activities, visit our events and latest news webpages.

We hope the information and advice provided will help you in settle in to life in the Department and wider university, and we look forward to meeting all newcomers in the coming weeks and months.