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 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).

Open days

University of Cambridge

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

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Course locations

Murray Edwards

Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CB3 0DF


Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PH


Jesus Lane, Cambridge, CB5 8BL

Gonville & Caius

Trinity Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TA


Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DQ

Hughes Hall

Wollaston Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EW

St Catharine's

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RL


Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RF


Silver Street, Cambridge, CB3 9ET

Main Site

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


Magdalene Street, Cambridge, CB3 0AG

St John's

St John's Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TP


Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CB3 0JG

Corpus Christi

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RH


Regent Street, Cambridge, CB2 1DQ


Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RD


St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3AP


Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TL


Trinty Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TQ


Storey's Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DS

St Edmund's

Mount Pleasant, Cambridge, CB3 0BN

Lucy Cavendish

Lady Margaret Road, Cambridge, CB3 0BU


Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9AN


Storey's Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DG

Cambridge University

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

Main Site

32 Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1QY

Trinity Hall

Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TJ

Open application

Cambridge Admissions Office, Cambridge, CB2 1QY

Sidney Sussex

Sidney Street, Cambridge, CB2 3HU


St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3BU


Sidgwick Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DF


King's Parade, Cambridge, CB2 1ST


Barton Road, Cambridge, CB3 9BB