Professor Diane Coyle



Professor Diane Coyle says solving the productivity puzzle is key to raising living standards – but it should not be at the price of sustainability.

International Applicants: How to Apply for Undergraduate Study

Why Cambridge?

Find out why studying at Cambridge is for you

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For the duration of your course most students will live in a Cambridge College – somewhere to sleep, eat, learn and make lifelong friends. 

Read more about accommodation.

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Small-group teaching and personalised learning are central to the renowned Cambridge supervision system.

Read more about how you will be taught.

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How the University works

31 Colleges, 150 Departments, 18 Faculties, six Schools and other institutions. Discover how the University works.

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90% of graduates were employed or in training six months after leaving (2015–17).

Learn more about our Careers Service's wide range of support.

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Living here

Cambridge offers the best of both worlds: a small-city environment with great transport connections by road, rail and air. Stansted Airport and central London are both less than an hour away by train.

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Three quarters of Masters students and a third of PhDs received internal or external funding in 2018/19. Learn more about our many funding opportunities.

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An international community

Cambridge is a global institution with postgraduate students from 145 countries. You will quickly settle in with the support we provide for international scholars.

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As a postgraduate student, you might live in a College or use our Accommodation Service to find somewhere that suits you. Find out more about postgraduate accommodation.

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Get one-to-one support and other resources from our professional Careers Service in addition to world-class employment prospects.

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Cambridge life

Student societies, sports, pubs, restaurants, shopping, museums, family venues – and London visits – all make up the Cambridge experience. Learn more about Cambridge life.

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The city of Cambridge

Famous for its architecture, history and intellectual atmosphere, our small city is just 45 minutes from London and a short hop by plane or train to Europe.

How to apply

Step-by-step guidance on the applications process


Updates from across the University


News - Stormzy scholarships programme expanded

HSBC UK pledges £2m to support 30 new Stormzy Scholars at the University of Cambridge over next 3 years.
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News - Transcribing together

Volunteers join together to transcribe the notebooks of notable British ecologist, Oliver Rackham.
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News - Cambridge academics elected to British Academy

Five Cambridge academics have been elected to the Fellowship of the British Academy in recognition of their contribution to the humanities and social sciences.


World-class concerts, lectures, sports events, festivals and more

Exhibitions - Untitled: art on the conditions of our time - 10 Jul to 3 Oct

A new exhibition at Kettle's Yard brings together work by 10 British African diaspora artists.

Online - The Mermaid of Black Conch - 26 Aug

Join the next Really Popular Book Club meeting for a discussion of Monique Roffey’s 2020 Costa Novel Award-winning The Mermaid of Black Conch.

Festival - Summer with the Museums - until 5 Sep

Events, activities, trails and resources, both in-person and online, with our museums this summer.

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