Applications open for the 2019 Summer Doctoral Programme!
Current PhD students are invited to apply now for the two-week residential Summer Doctoral Programme at the Oxford Internet Institute. Deadline is 18 February 2019.Find out more
MSc and DPhil application deadline on Friday 25 January!
Applications for our full-time DPhil and MSc programmes close at 12 noon, UK time, on Friday 25 January 2019.Find out more
Junk news dominating coverage of US midterms on social media
Researchers from the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford find that 25% of news shared on social media around the US midterm elections is junk newsFind out more
Skills formation and skills matching in online platform work: Practices and policies for promoting crowdworkers’ continuous learning (CrowdLearn)
Despite the rapid growth of online platform labour, little is known about how crowdworkers acquire and develop their skills. This project seeks to address this important gap in our knowledge.
GeoNet: Changing Connectivities and the Potentials of Sub-Saharan Africa’s Knowledge Economy
This research project is examining the geographies, drivers, and effects of Sub-Saharan Africa's emerging information economies at a time of changing connectivity and Internet access across the region.
We offer both full-time and part-time courses including an MSc in Social Science of the Internet, MSc in Social Data Science and a DPhil in Information, Communication and the Social Sciences.
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