The University of Oxford's Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) conducts high quality research, develops theory and facilitates knowledge exchange in the field of migration.

Number 10 – the biggest number in the UK’s migration debate

New commentary from the Migration Observatory

How does it feel to grow up in Oxford?

Seminar at Barton Neighbourhood Centre on 25 May

The politics of an urban age: who governs the future of cities?

Michael Keith giving panel presentation on 25 May

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COMPAS analyses what migration means at local, regional, national and global local levels, in both theoretical and practical terms. We aim to understand the dynamics and impacts of migration and the factors that influence the movement of people and their sense of identity and place.

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