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University of Cambridge

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

GBR

iSC Global Rank:

4

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About

The University of Cambridge is the epitome of research universities in the United Kingdom. Founded in 1209, the University of Cambridge is among the oldest universities globally. It is ranked #2 among the Best Global Universities in Europe. Today caters to more than 18000 students from all corners of the globe. The university's motto is “Hinc lucem et pocula sacra,” which translates to - From this place, we gain enlightenment and precious knowledge.  

The Cambridge University Press is the world's oldest publishing house and the second-largest university press in the world. The university is globally recognized for offering top-rated undergraduate and graduate programs and welcomes students irrespective of their background. Cambridge University has a global; reputation for innovation. 

Cambridge University is home to 8 museums that combined have more than 5 million works of art, artefacts, and specimens. The museums include - the Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology, the Museum of Classical Archaeology, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Kettle’s Yard, The Polar Museum, the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, Whipple Museum of the History of Science, and the Museum of Zoology.

As one of the elite research universities in the world, the research carried out at Cambridge University is one of its kind. From highlighting the threat of the global sea-level rise to discovering a revolutionary DNA sequencing technology to improving the design of new houses for slum-dwellers in India, every research has a positive impact around the world. 

Cambridge University does not have a primary campus; instead, it is known for its 31 autonomous colleges scattered across the city. Apart from 31 colleges, the university has six schools - Arts & Humanities, Biological Sciences, Clinical Medicine, Humanities & Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Technology. With more than 12000 staff and faculties, 31 colleges, 150 departments, and thousands of aspiring students have contributed to making Cambridge a modern-day giant in the field of education and research!   

Ranking & Accolades

4

iSC Global

Regional

1

iSC Regional

U.S. News

8

U.S. News

QS

3

QS

Times

5

Times

    1. Cambridge University is ranked "#9" in "Best Global Universities" by "U.S. News & World Reports."
    2. Cambridge University ranks "#2" in "Best Global Universities in Europe" by "U.S. News & World Reports."
    3. It is ranked "#3" in University Rankings by ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2020
    4. It ranks "#4" in Quality of Education.
    5. The alumni employment ranking is "#19."

Admission

Here's what Cambridge university looks for in a student during the selection process. Learn about Cambridge university's admission criteria, rate, and requirements below.

Acceptance Rate21 %

Undergraduate

Application Fee

60 GBP

Minimum GPA

-

SAT Range

-

ACT Range

32 - 33

IELTS Range

7.5

TOEFL Range

110 (iBT)

PTE Range

-

Graduate

Application Fee

70 GBP

Minimum GPA

-

GRE Range

-

GMAT Range

-

IELTS Range

7 - 7.5

TOEFL Range

100 (iBT)

PTE Range

-

Courses

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Advanced Chemical Engineering

Masters

Degree

1 year

Tenure

36,012 GBP

Tuition Fee

Advanced Computer Science

Masters

Degree

9 months

Tenure

36,012 GBP

Tuition Fee

African Studies

Masters

Degree

9 months

Tenure

27,516 GBP

Tuition Fee

American History

Masters

Degree

9 months

Tenure

27,516 GBP

Tuition Fee

Fees

The cost is an important aspect of choosing your dream college. Get detailed information about Cambridge university’s tuition fees, living expenses and financial aid opportunities below. 

Note: All the costs mentioned below are average costs annually

Undergraduate

Tuition Fee

28,024 GBP

Cost of Attendance

51,836 GBP

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

18,564 GBP

Graduate

Tuition Fee

30,206 GBP

Cost of Attendance

74,974 GBP

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

39,520 GBP

Highlights

Find miscellaneous information about students, campus and faculty of Cambridge University below.

Total Students

19370

International Students

38%

Student Gender Distribution

Male

Male

53%

Female

Female

47%

Student Faculty Ratio

Students

11

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Faculty

-

Graduation Rate

16.67 %

Avg. Earning after Graduation (annually)

98,833 GBP

Accomodation for Undergrad

Available (On-Campus)

Accomodation for Grad

Available (On-Campus)

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education

Approved

Additional Info

Get essential information about Cambridge University at your fingertips.

Application Process

Online

International Email

admissions@cam.ac.uk

International Phone

+44 1223337733

Website

https://www.cam.ac.uk/

Location

Frequently Asked Questions

Most asked questions related to the university

Where is Cambridge University located?

The University of Cambridge, The Old Schools, Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TN, United Kingdom.

When to apply to Cambridge University?
You need to submit the UCAS application online depending on the deadlines released by the university for your course. Ideally, you should apply a year before you wish to start your course at the University.
Why study at the University of Cambridge?
The ranking of Cambridge University speaks for itself. It offers students the incredible opportunity to live, work and study alongside enjoying some of the most exemplary architecture in and around Cambridge.
What is the Cambridge University Press?
Cambridge University Press is a department of the University of Cambridge which is an academic and educational publisher. It is the world’s oldest publishing house and the second-largest university press in the world.
Is Cambridge a public institution?

Founded in 1209, Cambridge University is a Public Institution located in the United Kingdom.