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Undergraduate Study


You don’t have to visit Cambridge to apply to the University but our events offer opportunities to get a feel for the city and the University, find out more about admissions procedures, courses and facilities, and to ask any questions you might have.

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Take a Virtual Tour

Explore the University of Cambridge virtually via a range of information, 360 degree photography, articles and videos from our Colleges and departments. A great way to hear directly from our staff and students, and to get a sense of what it’s like to study here. Start exploring

Cambridge Open Days

Each year, the University and its Colleges open their doors to give prospective applicants an insight into what it’s like to study at the University of Cambridge. These large-scale events are aimed at prospective applicants in Year 12 or equivalent, and feature a range of activities, tours and presentations covering all aspects of University and College life and the application process. Find out more

Applicant Webinar Series

A series of online webinars, running from September to November, to assist applicants and those supporting applicants through the process of applying to Cambridge. Find out more

College events

The Cambridge Colleges hold their own open days and events, where students can get a better idea of College life and learn more about our courses and the University in general. Find out more

Sutton Trust Summer Schools

Sutton Trust Summer Schools are free, subject-specific, residential courses for Year 12 students studying at state-maintained schools in the UK. These five-day summer schools enable students to explore their interest in one of 26 subjects and gain an insight into what it is like to live and study at Cambridge. Find out more

Subject Masterclasses

Subject Masterclasses provide an opportunity for students in Year 12 to explore topics of interest beyond what’s covered at A Level/IB Higher Level, and to experience typical undergraduate teaching at Cambridge. Find out more

Post-16 subject choices: The Subject Matters

For students in Year 10 and Year 11, these events highlight the importance of suitable A Level (or equivalent) subject choices for applications to selective, research-intensive universities. Find out more

HE fairs and exhibitions

The University of Cambridge is represented throughout the year at higher education (HE) fairs and UCAS Exhibitions across the UK. Find out more

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Cambridge Open Days 2022


Our next in-person Open Days will be 15 and 16 September.