MigrationOxford introduces the large and wide-ranging portfolio of migration research, as well as teaching programmes, people, events and publications related to migration studies at the University of Oxford.


The Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society (COMPAS) conducts high-quality research in order to develop theory and knowledge, inform policy-making and public debate, and engage users of research within the field of migration.

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The International Migration Institute (IMI)
is committed to developing a long-term and forward-looking perspective on international migration as part of global change. We aim to advance understanding of how migration shapes and is shaped by broader development processes.

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The Refugee Studies Centre (RSC)
sits within the Oxford Department of International Development. Its purpose is to build knowledge and understanding of the causes and effects of forced migration in order to help improve the lives of some of the world’s most vulnerable people.



For more details on migration related events run by Oxford centres and to download the calendar to your own online diary system please visit our events page.