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Your bridge to board level performance | Oxford Executive Diplomas

Launched in 2006, the Oxford Executive Diplomas are four part-time postgraduate Oxford University qualifications designed for experienced professionals. These individual programmes provide a deep-dive into; Financial Strategy, Global Business, Organisational Leadership and Strategy and Innovation. Taught in Oxford in four, four-day modules over a year, the diploma format maximises organisational and personal impact, while minimising disruption to work...
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Oxbridge colleges fail to admit places to black students and is accused of “social apartheid”

Oxford and Cambridge university has been accused of “social apartheid”, after its colleges fail to offer places to black students. Former higher education minister and Labour MP, David Lammy, has accused Oxbridge of “social apartheid”, after data was requested through a Freedom of Information request. The figures show that 13 Oxford University colleges have failed...
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Oxford University accused of sexism over ‘take home’ exams

Oxford University has been accused of sexism after it announced plans to introduce ‘take home’ exams. The university’s History faculty has announced that, from the start of the next academic year, it will replace one of the five final-year exams with a ‘take home’ paper. The move is designed to close the gender gap by...
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Oxford University commissions new portraits to reflect diversity

Oxford University has commissioned over 20 new portraits, which will reflect the university’s diversity. The Diversifying Portraiture initiative aims to broaden the range of people represented around the university. Those sitting for portraits comprise of current academics and former students including, film and television director Ken Loach; BBC journalist Reeta Chakrabarti; women in science campaigner...
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Oxford University introduce gender neutral pronouns

Update Since the publication of this article, Oxford University’s Student Union has announced that it has not advised students to use gender neutral pronouns. In the statement, the union said, “As far as we’re aware, the information which has been published is incorrect.”  Within the statement, the union said they believed that the information had...
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University of Oxford: A passionate proponent of women’s entrepreneurship as a force for change

University of Oxford: A passionate proponent of women’s entrepreneurship as a force for change The Oxford Executive MBA class is extremely diverse, both in terms of nationalities represented and the gender balance in the class. Around a third of the class each year is composed of female students (37% for January 2016). Oxford has a...
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‘Work hard and the sky is the limit’ | Meet Edit Laszlo, the woman trying to pay it forward with your help

“How do I leverage my experience and seniority to enable the younger generations and make it easier for them?” asks Edit Laszlo. Having navigated her way from her Hungarian homeland to a successful career in one of Britain’s leading banks, Laszlo is passionate about helping others where she herself struggled. She holds a strong sense...
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