University of Cambridge


  • Location: City

About us

The University of Cambridge is one of the best universities in the world. We're known and respected across the globe for the excellence of our teaching and research, and the quality of our graduates. Home to over 24,000 students from more than 140 countries, we're looking for the most academically able students with a passion for their subject and the potential to thrive at the University. If this sounds like you, we hope you’ll apply to join us at Cambridge.

Welcome to Cambridge

Watch our film to see what it’s like to live and study here.

What makes us different

The University of Cambridge provides a challenging, flexible and individual learning experience, and is consistently rated among the top in national and international league tables.

Excellent teaching

  • Number 1 in the Complete University Guide 2024.
  • Number 2 in the QS World University Rankings 2024.
  • Top 3 in the Guardian University Guide 2024.
World class research
  • Top 3 for research quality (Complete University Guide 2024).
  • 121 affiliated students of the University have been awarded the Nobel Prize since 1904.
A place to call home
  • Cambridge guarantees almost all students College-owned accommodation for at least 3 years.
  • Support to help you settle in and more than 500 clubs and societies to get involved with.
Great prospects
  • 91% of our students who responded to the Graduate Outcomes Survey were in work or further study within 15 months of graduating.
  • Cambridge is one of the top 10 universities most often targeted by Britain’s leading graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2023).

Course locations


Jesus Lane, Cambridge, CB5 8BL

Hughes Hall

Wollaston Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EW


Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DQ


Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RF

St Catharine's

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RL

Corpus Christi

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RH


Silver Street, Cambridge, CB3 9ET


Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CB3 0JG


Magdalene Street, Cambridge, CB3 0AG

Main Site

The Old Schools, Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TN


Sidgwick Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DF

St John's

St John's Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TP


Barton Road, Cambridge, CB3 9BB


King's Parade, Cambridge, CB2 1ST


Trinty Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TQ

Murray Edwards

Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CB3 0DF

St Edmund's

Mount Pleasant, Cambridge, CB3 0BN


Storey's Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DS


Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9AN

Lucy Cavendish

Lady Margaret Road, Cambridge, CB3 0BU


Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TL


Storey's Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DG


Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PH

Trinity Hall

Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TJ

Cambridge University

The Old Schools, Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TN

Main Site

32 Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1QY

Sidney Sussex

Sidney Street, Cambridge, CB2 3HU

Open application

Cambridge Admissions Office, Cambridge, CB2 1QY


Regent Street, Cambridge, CB2 1DQ


St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3BU


St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3AP


Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RD

Gonville & Caius

Trinity Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TA