University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom, United Kingdom • ESTD:April 1, 1209 • Type:Private •

About College

University of Cambridge

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Cambridge University is a collegiate public research university in Cambridge, United Kingdom. Established in 1209 and granted a Royal Charter by King Henry III in 1231, Cambridge is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world and the world's fourth-oldest surviving university.

The university has several listed buildings and it has been divided into 31 autonomous colleges, many of which are located on the famous river cam. Instead of the entire university, applications are made directly to individual colleges. You can live and often teach within your college, receive small group education sessions known as college supervision.
Six Academic Schools - Arts and Humanities, Biological Sciences, Clinical Medicine, Humanities and Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Technology - The colleges of the University, spread around 150 faculties and other institutions.


How To Apply

How to Apply?   

All applicants of Cambridge University must submit an application to UCAS (Universities and Colleges Admissions Service) as per the relevant application deadline. Once you have submitted your UCAS application, you will receive an email from the University of Cambridge who will direct you to complete the Supplementary Application Questionnaire (SAQ) - please check your email regularly (Junk / Spam folder and inbox).

In extension to the UCAS application, scholars applying from outside the European Union (EU), who want to consider for an organ scholarship or an overseas interview, must submit a Cambridge Online Preliminary Application (COPA). Once you have submitted a COPA, you will receive a COPA reference number, which you should register on SAQ.

You may need to submit an academic record to Cambridge University for your application to be valid. For your application to be valid, all the necessary documents should reach the relevant deadline at Cambridge University. Please check the application timetable for international students for more information.


Everyone with a realistic opportunity to be offered a place is invited to participate in an interview. An appropriate standard is required in English spoken at the time of interview. Why Cambridge University interviews, it decides what to expect from you and how to prepare you, more information can be found at Cambridge University's main interview pages. Cambridge College also hosts many interviews abroad.

Deadline for Application: 15 October

Contact Details

Contact number:
+44 1223 337733
[email protected]
The Old Schools, Trinity Ln, Cambridge CB2 1TN, United Kingdom, United Kingdom