The course has been fully-subscribed for both the 2016 and 2017 iterations so we strongly encourage you to apply early.

In order to apply please complete an application form [Microsoft Word] and return it to along with a copy of your CV.

Applicants will be expected to demonstrate their suitability for the course in terms of:

  • The relevance of the course to their occupation and organisation
  • Their experience and potential, particularly in areas related to course content
  • Their initial objectives for learning and their intentions for their capstone project

We accept applications on an ongoing basis. There are a limited number of bursaries available to individuals working at charities to help cover fees, these will be awarded on the basis of merit and need. There are also 5 full scholarships specifically available for individuals working at a finance ministry, financial regulator, or central bank aligned with the Central Banks and Supervisors Network for Greening the Financial System. These places have been kindly funded by the European Climate Foundation and the Finance Dialogue. To apply for a scholarship, participants should be nominated by their host institution and provide a signed letter of support from a member of their leadership team in addition to their application. The deadline for applications to be eligible for the scholarships is 2nd July 2018 at 23:59 BST.

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Terms and Conditions

Following receipt of a completed application form, applicants are reviewed for suitability to the programme. If the application is accepted, notification is sent with a link for online payment.

Payment is due within 30 days of notification of acceptance, or 6 weeks before commencement of the programme, whichever is sooner. Registrations are confirmed on receipt of full payment of the programme fee. Places are allocated in order of receipt of payment. Prices are subject to periodical revision.

Please read our full Terms and Conditions

Application Form - Collection Notice

Information collected in the Application Form above will only be used for the purpose of evaluating your application to the Oxford Smith School Sustainable Finance Foundation Course at the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment (SSEE), School of Geography and the Environment (SoGE), University of Oxford, and will not be made available to third-parties. Information provided will only be kept for as long as is necessary to fulfil this purpose. Information is handled, stored and disposed of in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998. By supplying this information you are consenting to the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, SoGE holding and using it for the purposes for which it was provided. For more information, please see the SoGE's Privacy Policy.