Meet the women at the centre of research that’s changing the story of ovarian cancer – helping to create treatments as unique as they are.

Artificial Pancreas Helping Children With Type 1 Diabetes

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

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News - 'War of words' over UK's first sexual health clinics revealed

How secret birth control sessions for unmarried women in 1960's London led to the first official sexual health clinics in the UK.
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Features - Raising the floor

Research from Cambridge convinced the international community that putting disadvantaged children first creates education systems that work for everyone.
Professor Andy Neely

Features - Change with purpose

Professor Andy Neely: "If Cambridge wants to get its new ideas and inventions into the hands of millions of people around the world, we can't do it alone. We have to collaborate."


Concerts, lectures, sports events, festivals and more

Exhibitions - Samurai: History and Legend - to 28 May 2022

Treasures from one of the world’s most important collections of Japanese literature are on public display for the first time at Cambridge University Library.

Exhibitions - Lucy van Pelt: Director of Everything - to 6 Feb 2022

Original strips, original objects, and line art from the Charles M Schulz museum and research centre, exhibited at the Heong Gallery, Downing College.

Exhibitions - Ai Weiwei: The Liberty of Doubt - 12 Feb to 19 Jun 2022

A new exhibition by the renowned artist juxtaposes historic Chinese objects with his own work.

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