School of Arts

  • Journalism and Publishing

    The Oxford International Centre for Publishing is one of the leading institutes for publishing education in the world, with a reputation for innovation and excellence in teaching and research. Our industry-led postgraduate courses are respected throughout the world. They provide you with the skills, knowledge and networks to kick start your career in publishing, or to improve your current position. All our programmes have been awarded the Creative Skillset Ticks which signposts to employers that these courses have proven links with industry and teach professional skills. The OICP carries out academic research, professional development programmes and consultancy, enjoying an unrivalled network of contacts in Oxford, London and further afield.

  • Industry links

  • Guest speakers

    Guest speakers 

    • Felicity Bryan – Literary Agent
    • Richard Charkin – Bloomsbury
    • Mark Cooper – Palgrave Macmillan
    • Jude Crozier – New Internationalist
    • Julia Eccleshare – Guardian
    • David Fickling – David Fickling Books
    • Ophelia Field – English PEN
    • Robin Harvie – HarperCollins
    • Euan Hirst – Blackwell Retail
    • Antonia Hodgson – Publishing Director, Little Brown
  • Research in publishing

    Research carried out in the Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies (OICPS) has made major contributions to the development of this subject on a national and international level. It is wide-ranging in terms of its historical, geographical and disciplinary scope, covering a period from the 19th century to the present day, and also encompassing a wide range of interdisciplinary areas.