Forthcoming Events


28th,29th March and 5th April 2017

Schools Open Days

The Department of Materials open days are scheduled for 28th/29th March and 5th April 2017.  Please see the booking form available on the Open Days section of the website.

conference venue


19th May 2017 (Friday 10am in London)

Making Materials Matter Science Teachers Conference

An exciting conference with opportunities to network with colleagues and learn more about the subject of Materials Science. The conference is funded by The Company of Ironmongers and concludes a 3 month KS3 materials science project run collaboratively by Oxford and Cambridge Universities. The day will include talks on Materials Science linked to the curriculum, discussion of the project going forward and mini presentations from students involved in the project.

Resources to use in your secondary science teaching will be developed and discussed.

Registration form and programme


28th and 29th June 2017 (Wednesday and Thursday)

Oxford University Open Days

More information at and the Open Days section of this website.

Also see Lectures and Seminars.