OBA Network Benefits

OBA Network membership offers a range of benefits, listed below. In order to take advantage of these benefits (and access the resources available on this website), you must first register for an alumni account and activate your OBA Network membership. 

See benefits by programme of study to find out which benefits are available to you.

Interactive Alumni Directory

The OBA Community is exclusive to OBA Network members. Use the Community to search the alumni directory, message old classmates, find new industry/regional contacts, post and view updates, photos, jobs and events. 

Join the OBA Community

Note: The OBA Community is currently available only to University degree and diploma alumni. Executive Education alumni are eligible to join the OBA LinkedIn group to network with members.

OBA Webmail Account*

Sign up for an OBA Network webmail account and forwarding facility and choose from @oba.co.uk and/or @oxfordbusinessalumni.org. (Register by visiting this page).

*The OBA Webmail service is currently only available to Oxford Saïd alumni.

Lifelong Learning

  • Visit our AV Resources page to access continued learning content including selected library databases and podcasts and webinars from School faculty and visiting speakers
  • Access the Sainsbury Library and select resources with your free Bodleian Library card (registration through the Bodleian Library, Form A, www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk)
  • Receive alumni discount on a range of Executive Education courses - contact Caroline Williams for details.

Regional and Interest-based Networks

OBA Regional Chapters 

Build your business network and receive exclusive invitations to professional and social networking events in your region by joining your local OBA Chapter today! Joining is easy. Log into your alumni account and click on the 'Manage your Chapter Membership' button to select which OBA Chapters you would like to join.

Oxford Business Networks

Join a range of industry, region or interested-based groups and receive invitations to participate in events and initiatives and/or offer your expertise! Log in to your alumni account to Manage your Network Membership.

News and Events

  • Sign up to receive the OBA eNewsletter containing the latest School and alumni news (published monthly except in August and December)
  • Receive invitations  to lectures, reunions, business networking and sporting events 
  • Submit your personal or professional accolades for publication in Class Notes
  • Join our online networks on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter

Careers Support

Degree programme alumni can access career development information via the OBA Community including job postings and online business resources.

Jessica Brannigan is available for one-to-one meetings with Saïd Business School Master’s alumni interested in discussing their career aspirations and, on request, will also conduct competency based interviews. 

Student Engagement

If you are not yet a member please click here to register.

Benefits by Programme of Study

OBA Network Benefits

Use this grid to see which benefits are available to you. 

Alumni Students
Exec Ed
*Anybody who has completed an Open Programme Executive Education Course of consecutive 4-days or more on campus at the Saïd Business School
OBA Community      
OBA LinkedIn Group
OBA Webmail      
 Library Databases      
 OBA Chapters    
 Oxford Business Networks
✓*School degree students invited to selected events only
✓*School Diploma students invited to selected events only
Alumni Careers Advisor           
 Alumni Advisory Council        
 UO Alumni Card