Diarmuid O'Brien.

Harnessing the

power of innovation

Meet Diarmuid O'Brien, our new Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Innovation. Diarmuid shares what makes Cambridge such an enterprising place. He also talks on what we can achieve through partnerships and our innovation ecosystem.

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Updates from across the University

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Other - University launches Humanitarian Response Fund

Applications open for University’s Humanitarian Response Fund to support students affected by conflict.
Artificial pancreas phone app on screen.

News - Approval for Cambridge-developed artificial pancreas

An artificial pancreas developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge has been granted approval by the USA’s Food and Drug Administration for use.
Sensors printed on human fingers.

Features - Sensors that can be printed on skin

Researchers have developed a method to make adaptive and eco-friendly sensors that can be directly and imperceptibly printed onto a wide range of biological surfaces, whether that’s a finger or a flower petal.


Concerts, lectures, sports events, and more

Online - Zoology Live - Wednesday 19 June

Join the University's Museum of Zoology in a livestream from the Museum galleries. Zoology experts will be exploring the many ways our natural world is connected and a chance to ask your questions to local wildlife experts.

Admissions - Undergraduate open days – Thursday 4 and Friday 5 July

Book now for our undergraduate open days and warm-up webinars. If you are thinking of applying to come to Cambridge in October, these are a great way to learn more about the University.

Family - The Butterfly Effect – until Tuesday 22 April 2025

New climate-themed art exhibition by local schoolchildren opens its wings at the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences.

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