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Undergraduate Study


Applications for 2024 entry 

The timeline below outlines key application dates and deadlines for students applying for 2024 entry. Other deadlines apply for Music Award applicants.

September 2023

Early September: UCAS Apply opens

15 September: LNAT registration deadline

29 September (6pm UK time): registration deadline for BMAT, ENGAA, NSAA and TMUA

October 2023

16 October:

18 October: BMAT, ENGAA, NSAA and TMUA assessments taken

23 October:

December 2023

Interviews - the majority of interviews take place in the first three weeks of December (some may be a little earlier)

January 2024

Winter pool takes place and decisions posted to applicants. A small number of applicants may be asked to take part in a further interview.

31 January: Foundation Year application deadline (6pm UK time)

March 2024

1 March:

  • March round applications deadline for mature students applying to a mature College (restrictions apply)
  • Extended deadline for mature students for Law to take the LNAT assessment, if applying to a mature College in the March application round

May-June 2024

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

August 2024

Examination results published and confirmation of conditional offers for 2023 entry (or deferred entry in 2024) that have been met – all conditional offers must be met by the deadline set by UCAS unless otherwise specified.

Cambridge application deadline

16 OCT

Next application deadline:
16 October 2023
(6pm UK time)

University term dates

Each academic year consists of three eight-week terms:

3 Oct - 1 Dec 2023 (Michaelmas)
16 Jan - 15 Mar 2024 (Lent)
23 Apr - 14 Jun 2024 (Easter)

8 Oct - 6 Dec 2022 (Michaelmas)
21 Jan - 21 Mar 2023 (Lent)
29 Apr - 20 Jun 2023 (Easter)