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Applications for 2023 entry

The timeline below outlines key application dates and deadlines for 2023 entry. If you’re an international applicant, you should also check our international pages as earlier deadlines may apply in some circumstances.

September 2022

Early September: UCAS Apply opens.

1 September: Application and transcript deadline for Organ Scholarship applicants.

11 September: Reference deadline for Organ Scholarship applicants.

15 September: LNAT registration deadline for Law applicants.

October 2022

Early October:

15 October:

22 October:

  • Transcript deadline for applicants (if applicable) other than Organ Scholarship applicants (see 1 September).
  • Deadline for submission of additional application form.
  • Graduate Course in Medicine application deadline (applicants must complete and submit the Graduate Course in Medicine application in addition to their UCAS application).
  • Extenuating Circumstances form deadline for applicants who have experienced particular personal or educational disadvantage.

November 2022

Early November (TBC): BMAT, ENGAA, NSAA and TMUA pre-registration assessments taken. Please check the Cambridge Admissions Assessment Testing website for assessment dates.

December 2022

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

January 2023

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

25 January: Foundation Year application deadline.

February 2023

15 February: Choral Awards application deadline.

28 February: Instrumental Awards application deadline.

March 2023

1 March: Mature students second round applications deadline.

May-June 2023

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

August 2023

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

15 OCT

Next application deadline:
15 October 2022
(6pm UK time)

University term dates

4 Oct - 2 Dec 2022 (Michaelmas)
17 Jan - 17 Mar 2023 (Lent)
25 Apr - 16 Jun 2023 (Easter)

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