Application & Fees

 

Applications for the 2021 Oxford Cultural Leaders (OCL) programme: 

OCL Online programme

The Oxford Cultural Leaders Online programme took place from 11—19 April 2021. Applications are now closed.
 
 

Contact us about OCL Online programme
 

OCL Residential programme

Applications are open for the 2021 Residential programme which takes place 26 September—1 October 2021. The closing date for applications is Mon 5 July 12 noon BST.
 

Contact us about OCL Residential programme
 

If you would like to receive notifications regarding future OCL programmes please contact Emma Thomas, OCL Programme Coordinator: emma.thomas@glam.ox.ac.uk

 

 

"OCL is not a programme, it is an experience. You won't think the same way again."
Ben Sullivan, Managing Director, Biblioteca UK

How to apply

The application process is competitive. A panel of faculty members consider applications based on the potential of applicants to contribute to OCL, share knowledge and expertise, and provide peer support - all core to the programme's success.

Once you are ready to apply, follow the steps below:

  1. Request an application form using the form below
  2. Submit the application form and your CV via email
  3. ​​​​​Ensure a Supporting Reference has been submitted on your behalf (instructions on the application form)
  4. Await our response whilst applications are reviewed by the faculty panel
  5. On confirmation of your place, pay course fees and receive programme details

    In their submission applicants should demonstrate how they aspire to be innovative and enterpreneurial and their desire to have an impact on their organisation and the broader cultural sector.

    If you have any questions or would like advice on the application process please contact Lucy Shaw, OCL Programme Director at lucy.shaw@glam.ox.ac.uk or Emma Thomas, OCL Coordinator at emma.thomas@glam.ox.ac.uk.

    Request application form

     

    Fees

    OCL Online Programme  
    2021 Course fees  
    1-15 employees
    (not for profit)
    £950
    16 - 70 employees
    (not for profit)
    £1,500
    71 - 150 employees
    (not for profit)
    £2,050
    151+ employees
    (not for profit)
    £2,600
       
    1-15 employees
    (for profit)
    £2,000
    16 - 70 employees
    (for profit)
    £2,600
    71 - 150 employees
    (for profit)
    £3,200
    151+ employees
    (for profit)
    £3,800

     

    Participants (both Home/EU and International) contribute the fee as listed above; the fee is inclusive of taxation and includes the cost of all tuition and your first year’s membership of the OCL alumni network.

     

    OCL Residential Programme  
    2021 Course fees  
    1-15 employees
    (not for profit)
    £2,995
    16 - 70 employees
    (not for profit)
    £3,625
    71 - 150 employees
    (not for profit)
    £3,795
    151+ employees
    (not for profit)
    £4,150
       
    1-15 employees
    (for profit)
    £3,625
    16 - 70 employees
    (for profit)
    £4,150
    71 - 150 employees
    (for profit)
    £4,345
    151+ employees
    (for profit)
    £4,780

     

    Participants (both Home/EU and International) contribute the fee as listed above; the fee is inclusive of taxation and includes the cost of all tuition, accommodation, breakfast, lunch and supper (with the exception of one evening when participants are able to explore Oxford and its many restaurants and pubs), and your first year’s membership of the OCL alumni network.

     

    Oxford Cultural Leaders 2018

    https://www.youtube.com/embed/DhuasXUJjDg?wmode=opaque&controls=&rel=0

     

    Request an application form

    If you would like to receive a copy of the application form please submit your details through the form below. You will receive an automated response with a link to the application form which includes full instructions for the application process.

    Receipt of the application form does not constitute any obligation to complete a submission.

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