University of Cambridge

Cambridge

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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 23,000 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

  • Top 3 in the 2021 Academic Ranking of World Universities.
  • Top 3 in the Complete University Guide 2022.
  • Top 3 in the Guardian University Guide 2022.
World class research
  • Top 5 for research quality (Complete University Guide 2022).
  • 121 affiliated students of the University have been awarded the Nobel Prize since 1904.
A place to call home
  • Cambridge guarantees most students College-owned accommodation for at least three years.
  • Support to help you settle in and more than 700 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 ten universities most often targeted by Britain’s leading graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2021).

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University of Cambridge

Student Services Centre, New Museums Site, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3PT

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Course locations

Open application

Cambridge Admissions Office, Cambridge, CB2 1QY

St John's

St John's Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TP

Magdalene

Magdalene Street, Cambridge, CB3 0AG

Pembroke

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RF

Sidney Sussex

Sidney Street, Cambridge, CB2 3HU

Girton

Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CB3 0JG

Christ's

St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3BU

Downing

Regent Street, Cambridge, CB2 1DQ

Churchill

Storey's Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DS

Queens'

Silver Street, Cambridge, CB3 9ET

Homerton

Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PH

Emmanuel

St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3AP

Jesus

Jesus Lane, Cambridge, CB5 8BL

Robinson

Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9AN

Selwyn

Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DQ

Main Site

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

Clare

Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TL

Corpus Christi

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RH

St Catharine's

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RL

Hughes Hall

Wollaston Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EW

King's

King's Parade, Cambridge, CB2 1ST

Murray Edwards

Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CB3 0DF

Lucy Cavendish

Lady Margaret Road, Cambridge, CB3 0BU

Trinity Hall

Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TJ

Wolfson

Barton Road, Cambridge, CB3 9BB

Fitzwilliam

Storey's Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DG

Newnham

Sidgwick Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DF

St Edmund's

Mount Pleasant, Cambridge, CB3 0BN

Trinity

Trinty Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TQ

Gonville & Caius

Trinity Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TA

Cambridge University

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

Main Site

32 Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1QY

Peterhouse

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RD