University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge, usually simply referred to as Cambridge, is located in Cambridge, England. It is the world’s third-oldest university. It has much in common with Oxford, having been developed by scholars who renounced Oxford following a falling-out with some of the local townspeople.

Cambridge is made up of 31 colleges and more than 150 departments. The university originally emphasized mathematics and mathematical physics. It now offers a comprehensive academic program, with some colleges emphasizing specific subjects. The Institute of Continuing Education offers part-time study.

University Profile

Ranking #3 #2
University Name University of Cambridge
Year Established 1209
Motto Hinc lucem et pocula sacra
Motto in English From here, light and sacred draughts
Colors Cambridge blue


Address Trinity Lane, Cambridge, East of England, United Kingdom
Phone +44 (0)1223 337 733
Fax +44 (0)1223 332 332
Website University of Cambridge Website
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Programs and Courses

Bachelor Degrees Master Degrees Doctorate Degrees Diplomas
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Engineering n/a n/a
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Medicine & Health n/a n/a
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Admission Info

Admission to University of Cambridge starts earlier than other universities. Students are advised to research on various courses and colleges of Cambridge before they apply for admission. The UCAS application should be submitted online by 15th October. Prospective students will be shortlisted and will be invited to attend interviews. A decision on admission based on the interview will be made by the end of January.

International Students Allowed Yes
Student Body Men and Women
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Scholarship and Financial Aids

There are two main types of financial support available to study at Cambridge; Government financial support, and Cambridge financial support. Click on the following links to get more information on financial aid.

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