Established in 1882, Oxford University Scientific Society is one of the oldest student-led science societies in the world. We are dedicated to the spreading of scientific knowledge in the Oxford community and beyond, as well as connecting bright scientists with bright ideas and with each other. 

Whether you are an Oxford student, researcher, alumni, or science-enthusiast, we look forward to getting to know you. Do reach out to us if you have questions about the Society or you think we might be able to help you in any way!


Weekly talks: 5-6pm
Newsletter release: Sunday, term time


Free entry to all weekly talks, discounted entry to all social events, access to exclusive opportunities and support

Lifetime membership: 25£

Annual membership: 15£

Join the committee today

Help us build a better future for scientists at Oxford. Vacancies see ‘Committee’ section, and contact us using the Society’s email address.

Donations & Sponsorship

Donate to the Society to help us reach more people, access better facilities, and invite more world-famous speakers. We are more than grateful for your kindness.

Sponsor the Society to increase your brand awareness among the Oxford student population. We look forward to working with you.

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Whether you are a student working for another student society, or you are member of staff organising a departmental lecture series – as long as it is science-related, we are more than happy to spread the word about your event through our mailing list and social media channels.

Simply send us a quick email with the message to be included, and our committee will get back to you as soon as possible.

Contact information

Get in touch today, we will aim to get back to you within a week.