BFA Programme

The BFA is a three-year, studio-based course in which students work alongside each other in collaboratively organised studios. It allows students to engage with the diversity of disciplines that shape contemporary art, including painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography, installation, video, sound, performance and other experimental forms.

Lecture Lists

The Lecture List for Michaelmas Term 2019 is now available. Lectures held in the Examinations School are open to members of the University, but those held on Ruskin School of Art premises are closed except to Ruskin students and appointed students.  If any member of the University wishes to attend a lecture held at the Ruskin, they should apply in advance to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Prizes and Awards

Each year, the University of Oxford offers a selection of art related prizes and awards. Ruskin students are invited to consider these opportunities in a bid to encourage their artistic development in new areas and are presented with awards in recognition of their expertise and success.

Eleanor Minney (BFA 2017) presents award-winning project at the Barbican Centre, London

Eleanor Minney is the co-recipient, with neuroscientist Dr Liz Tunbridge, of a Project Award in the 2019 University of Oxford's Vice-Chancellor’s Public Engagement with Research Awards. Their project will be presented at the Barbican, London (12-20 October).