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Supporting Kharkiv's

medical students

Twenty Ukrainian medical students, whose training was thrown into turmoil by the Russian invasion, are beginning clinical placements at hospitals around Cambridge. Find out more

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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.

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

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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 - Racial discrimination linked to increased risk of premature babies

Researchers carry out a systematic review and meta-analysis to explore the existing patterns of racial discrimination and adverse pregnancy outcomes.
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Features - Students help to turn 100-year-old bakery into thriving online business

How lockdown, a Lego model and a group of our students had a transformational effect on the legendary Cambridge bakery.
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News - Climate change: potential to end humanity 'dangerously underexplored'

Experts call for a new ‘climate endgame’ research agenda, and say too little work has gone into understanding how rising temperatures might pose a catastrophic risk to humanity.


Concerts, lectures, sports events, festivals and more

Festival - Summer with the Museums - to Wed 31 August

Welcome to Summer with the Museums 2022, a jam-packed programme of family events.

Festival - Open Cambridge - 9 to 18 September

Culture lovers can look forward to the return of Open Cambridge, which boasts a cracking series of walks, talks, tours, and online events.

Exhibitions - Darwin in Conversation - to Sat 3 December

The exhibition at the University Library includes the 'Tree of Life' notebooks and examines how the naturalist sought help from a cast of thousands across the globe.

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