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Undergraduate Study

 

March 2015

1 March: Deadline: second round applications (for 2015 entry, or deferred entry in 2016) to the mature Colleges (Hughes Hall, Lucy Cavendish, St Edmund’s and Wolfson) for some mature and affiliated students.

May-June 2015

A Levels, IB and other examinations taken by students in Year 13 (or equivalent) – including STEP, where required for Mathematics and other applicants.

August 2015

Examination results published and confirmation of conditional offers for 2015 entry (or deferred entry in 2016) that have been met – all conditional offers must be met by the deadline set by UCAS unless otherwise specified.

September 2015

October 2015

November 2015

  • 4 November: BMAT taken by Medicine and Veterinary Medicine applicants.

December 2015

The majority of interviews in Cambridge take place in the first three weeks of December (some may be a little earlier).

January 2016

  • Early January: Winter pool takes place and decisions posted to applicants. A small number of applicants may be asked to attend a further interview.
  • End January: Final decisions to pooled applicants. Most applicants who were interviewed in December should have heard whether they have been accepted conditionally or unconditionally, or have been unsuccessful before the end of January.

February 2016

March 2016

  • 1 March: Deadline for second round applications (for 2016 entry, or deferred entry in 2017) to the mature Colleges (Hughes Hall, Lucy Cavendish, St Edmund’s and Wolfson) for some mature and affiliated students.

May-June 2016

A Levels, IB and other examinations taken – including STEP, where required for Mathematics and other applicants.

August 2016

Examination results published and confirmation of conditional offers for 2016 entry (or deferred entry in 2017) that have been met - all conditional offers must be met by the deadline set by UCAS unless otherwise specified.

Cambridge Application Deadline

15 OCT

The application deadline for 2016 entry is the 15 October 2015.

University term dates

2014-15
7 Oct - 5 Dec 2014 (Michaelmas)
13 Jan - 13 Mar 2015 (Lent)
21 Apr - 12 Jun 2015 (Easter)

2015-16
6 Oct - 4 Dec 2015 (Michaelmas)
12 Jan - 11 Mar 2016 (Lent)
19 Apr - 10 Jun 2016 (Easter) 

The Application Process