Dr Rihab Khalid

Build better to

consume less

Find out about Dr Rihab Khalid's work in energy research advocating for building and energy policies that consider cultural differences and address the needs of women.

The Postgraduate Application Process at Cambridge

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 - Ancient Greek ‘pop culture’ discovery rewrites history of poetry

Research into a little-known ancient Greek text shows that ‘stressed poetry’ was already in use 300 years earlier than previously thought.

News - Spread of Delta SARS-CoV-2 variant driven by combination of immune escape and increased infectivity

Researchers say their findings suggest infection control measures against variants will need to continue in the post-vaccination era.
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News - STEM SMART widening participation programme launches

Pilot programme to address educational disadvantage will provide additional learning for hundreds of state school A-level students.


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

Festival - Open Cambridge - 10 to 19 Sep

Free talks, tours, walks and online events for anyone interested in learning more about this fascinating city.

Exhibitions - Of the Earth - 25 Jun to 10 Oct

An exhibition of contemporary ceramics and glass from the Fitzwilliam Museum.

Online - Global Conversations - 16 Aug to 31 Dec

An exhibition of international art for the 20th anniversary of the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities.

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