The University of Oxford is one of the world's leading centres for African Studies

The African Studies Centre, within the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, acts as a focal point for graduate level work and faculty research on Africa. Alongside vibrant doctoral programmes, the MSc in African Studies, inaugurated in 2006, is already recognised as Europe's most prestigious and successful training programme in its field. 

Latest News

Research Project Awards

The School is pleased to announce the following Research Projects.

Dr Miles Larmer from African Studies and History has been awarded a Consolidator Grant by the ERC - Comparing the Copperbelt: Political Culture and Knowledge Production in Central Africa

Events

Zambia Discussion Group - "The making of Michael Sata: ethno-language identities and trade union networks in late-colonial Zambia"

Wednesday, 17 February, 2016 - 16:00 to 18:00
Seminar Room, African Studies Centre

"The making of Michael Sata: ethno-language identities and trade union networks in late-colonial Zambia"

Speaker(s): 
Sishuwa Sishuwa (DPhil student in History, University of Oxford)