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Undergraduate Study

Cambridge Colleges from the sky

Cambridge is one of the best universities in the world. Home to over 23,000 students from more than 140 countries, we offer undergraduate degree courses in the arts and humanities, social sciences, sciences and engineering.

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

  • 3 years 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.
  • Top 10 Cambridge is one of the top ten universities most often targeted by Britain’s leading graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2021).

Photo of Professor Stephen Toope, Vice-ChancellorWelcome to Cambridge

Cambridge has welcomed and nurtured students for hundreds of years. The collegiate University is bound together by a deep-rooted sense of community and shared purpose. Our commitment to excellence in education, learning and research is uncompromising.

My student days at Cambridge offered me the precious opportunity to challenge and deepen my knowledge. They also provided the space and the time to broaden my intellectual horizons,.

Today, Cambridge continues to reach outwards, welcoming an ever more diverse group of students who have the desire and ability to learn and produce new insights that shift and deepen our understanding of the world around us.

Professor Stephen J Toope