Application & Fees

 

Applications for the 2023 Oxford Cultural Leaders (OCL) programmes: 

OCL Online programme

The Oxford Cultural Leaders Online programme will take place 12 to 16 June 2023.  Applications are now open (deadline Monday 27 March). Please contact us with any questions.

  Contact us about OCL Online programme
 

OCL Residential programme

The 2023 Residential programme will take place 24 to 29 September 2023. Applications will open in May 2023. Please contact us to receive future updates about the 2023 programme.  

  Contact us about OCL Residential programme
 

If you would like to receive notifications regarding future OCL programmes please contact Emma Thomas, OCL Programme Coordinator: ocl@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 (applications are now open for OCL Online 2023) 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 entrepreneurial 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 Emma Thomas, OCL Coordinator, at ocl@glam.ox.ac.uk.

    Request application form

     

    Fees

    OCL Online Programme  
    2023 Course fees  
    1-15 employees
    (not for profit)
    £950
    16 - 70 employees
    (not for profit)
    £1,580
    71 - 150 employees
    (not for profit)
    £2,260
    151+ employees
    (not for profit)
    £2,860
       
    1-15 employees
    (for profit)
    £2,200
    16 - 70 employees
    (for profit)
    £2,860
    71 - 150 employees
    (for profit)
    £3,520
    151+ employees
    (for profit)
    £4,180

     

    Participants (both Home/EU and International) contribute the fee as listed above; the fee is inclusive of tax and includes the cost of all tuition, two bespoke coaching sessions  and one OCL alumni network online session of your choice to be taken during the first year following your programme.

     

    OCL Residential Programme  
    2023 Course fees  
    1-15 employees
    (not for profit)
    £3,480
    16 - 70 employees
    (not for profit)
    £4,260
    71 - 150 employees
    (not for profit)
    £4,480
    151+ employees
    (not for profit)
    £4,820
       
    1-15 employees
    (for profit)
    £4,220
    16 - 70 employees
    (for profit)
    £4,820
    71 - 150 employees
    (for profit)
    £5,060
    151+ employees
    (for profit)
    £5,570

     

    Participants (both Home/EU and International) contribute the fee as listed above; the fee is inclusive of tax and includes the cost of all tuition, accommodation, breakfast, lunch and dinner (with the exception of one evening when participants are able to explore Oxford and its many restaurants), and one OCL alumni network online session of your choice to be taken during the first year following your programme.

     

    Oxford Cultural Leaders 2018

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    OCL Online 2023 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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