General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation UoC
Teachers 5,084
Students 18,977
Foreigners 34%
Religion None
Academic calendar Trimesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Cambridge blue
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
From here, light and sacred draughts
Accreditation
• Privy Council
Affiliations
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• European University Association (EUA)
• International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU)
• League of European Research Universities (LERU)
• Coimbra Group
• The Russell Group
• Universities UK
Rankings
World ranking4
Country ranking1
Academic Reputation2
Employer Reputation2
Quality of teaching16
International Faculty80
International Students53
Citations per Faculty42
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities3
Engineering and Technology3
Life Sciences and Medicine2
Natural Science3
Social Sciences and Management4
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics9
Physics9
Chemistry6
Computer Science23
Economics & Business18
Cost of living in Cambridge, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $386 $514
Food $189 $413
Transportation $53 $154
Communications and utilities $86 $125
Clothing $23 $89
Sports and leisure $27 $90
Accommodation in Cambridge, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$385
Shared room in city centre$513
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$730
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$969
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking4
QS World University Rankings3
ARWU Academic Ranking5
Webometrics Ranking15
Alternative title
Russian Кембриджский университет
Spanish Universidad de Cambridge
Chinese 剑桥大学
Arabic جامعة كمبريدج
French Université de Cambridge
German Universität Cambridge
Japanese ケンブリッジ大学
Korean 케임브리지대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Cambridge
cy Prifysgol Caergrawnt
University of Cambridge (UoC) - public higher education institution in United Kingdom.

University of Cambridge - Description

The University of Cambridge is rich in history - its famous Colleges and University buildings attract visitors from all over the world. But the University's museums and collections also hold many treasures which give an exciting insight into some of the scholarly activities, both past and present, of the University's academics and students. The University of Cambridge is one of the oldest universities in the world and one of the largest in the United Kingdom. Its reputation for outstanding academic achievement is known world-wide and reflects the intellectual achievement of its students, as well as the world-class original research carried out by the staff of the University and the Colleges. Its reputation is endorsed by the Quality Assurance Agency and by other external reviewers of learning and teaching, such as External Examiners. These high standards are the result of both the learning opportunities offered at Cambridge and by its extensive resources, including libraries, museums and other collections. Teaching consists not only of lectures, seminars and practical classes led by people who are world experts in their field, but also more personalised teaching arranged through the Colleges. Many opportunities exist for students to interact with scholars of all levels, both formally...

Description of University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge’s mission is to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning and research at the highest international levels of excellence. It is made up of 31 colleges and more than 100 departments that cater for some 12,000 undergraduate and 6,000 postgraduate students. In a beautiful setting by the River Cam, Cambridge is famed for the architecture of its historic colleges but also for its wealth of modern research and teaching facilities. The University’s reputation for outstanding academic achievement is known worldwide and reflects the intellectual achievement of its students, as well as the world-class original research carried out by the staff of the University and the Colleges. Some of the world’s most significant scientific breakthroughs have occurred at the University, including the splitting of the atom, invention of the jet engine and the discoveries of stem cells, plate tectonics, pulsars and the structure of DNA. From Isaac Newton to Stephen Hawking, the University has nurtured some of history’s greatest minds and has produced more Nobel Prize winners than any other UK institution with more than 80 laureates. Cambridge's great libraries and collections housed in eight world-class museums and in the colleges are scholarly resources of outstanding international significance. Cambridge attracts the brightest and best students, researchers and academics from across the world, with a student population drawn from 135 different countries

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
Bachelor Archaeology and Anthropology
Bachelor Architecture
Bachelor Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Bachelor Astrophysics
Bachelor Biochemistry
Bachelor Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Classics
Bachelor Computer Science
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Education
Bachelor Engineering
Bachelor English
Bachelor French
Bachelor Genetics
Bachelor Geography
Bachelor Geological Sciences
Bachelor German
Bachelor History
Bachelor History and Philosophy of Science
Bachelor History of Art
Bachelor Italian
Bachelor Land Economy
Bachelor Law
Bachelor Linguistics
Bachelor Management Studies
Bachelor Manufacturing Engineering
Bachelor Materials Science
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Medicine
Bachelor Music
Bachelor Neuroscience
Bachelor Pathology
Bachelor Pharmacology
Bachelor Philosophy
Bachelor Physical Sciences
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Bachelor Plant Sciences
Bachelor Politics, Psychology and Sociology*
Bachelor Portuguese
Bachelor Psychology
Bachelor Russian
Bachelor Spanish
Bachelor Systems Biology
Bachelor Theology and Religious Studies
Bachelor Veterinary Medicine
Bachelor Zoology Postgraduate Taught Courses
Bachelor Advanced Chemical Engineering: MPhil
Bachelor Advanced Computer Science: MPhil
Bachelor African Studies: MPhil
Bachelor American Literature: MPhil
Bachelor Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic: MPhil
Bachelor Anthropology: see Biological Anthropology, Social Anthropology
Bachelor Applied Criminology and Police Management: MSt
Bachelor Applied Criminology, Penology and Management: MSt
Bachelor Applied Linguistics, English and: MPhil
Bachelor Archaeological Research: MPhil
Bachelor Archaeology: MPhil
Bachelor Art, History of: MPhil
Bachelor Asian and Middle Eastern Studies: MPhil, also see South Asian Studies
Bachelor Assyriology: MPhil
Bachelor Astrophysics: MASt
Bachelor Biological Anthropology: MPhil
Bachelor Bioscience Enterprise: MPhil
Bachelor Building History: MSt
Bachelor Business Administration: MBA
Bachelor Business: see Management
Bachelor Celtic Studies: see Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
Bachelor Classics: MPhil
Bachelor Computational Biology: MPhil
Bachelor Computer Science, Advanced: MPhil
Bachelor Conservation Leadership: MPhil
Bachelor Construction Engineering: MSt
Bachelor Criminological Research: MPhil
Bachelor Criminology: MPhil
Bachelor Development Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Early Modern History: MPhil
Bachelor Economic and Social History: MPhil
Bachelor Economic Research: MPhil
Bachelor Economics: MPhil, Diploma
Bachelor Education: PGCE, MPhil, MEd
Bachelor Egyptology: MPhil
Bachelor Engineering for Sustainable Development: MPhil
Bachelor English and Applied linguistics: MPhil
Bachelor English Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Environment, Society, and Development: MPhil
Bachelor Environmental Design in Architecture: MPhil
Bachelor Environmental Policy: MPhil
Bachelor Environmental Science: MPhil
Bachelor Epidemiology: MPhil
Bachelor Ethnomusicology: MPhil
Bachelor European Literature and Culture: MPhil
Bachelor Finance: MPhil, MFin also see Economics, Land Economy
Bachelor Fluid Flow in Industry and the Environment: MPhil
Bachelor Historic Environment: MSt
Bachelor Historical Studies: MPhil
Bachelor History of Art and Architecture: MPhil
Bachelor History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science, Technology and Medicine: MPhil
Bachelor Human Evolutionary Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Industrial Systems, Manufacture and Management: MPhil
Bachelor Innovation, Strategy and Organisation: MPhil
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Design for the Built Environment: MSt
Bachelor International Relations: MPhil, MSt
Bachelor Jewish-Christian Relations: MSt
Bachelor Land Economy Research: MPhil
Bachelor Latin American Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Law: LLM
Bachelor Legal Studies: Diploma
Bachelor Linguistics: MPhil
Bachelor Local and Regional History: MSt
Bachelor Management Science and Operations: MPhil
Bachelor Management: MPhil
Bachelor Materials Science: MASt
Bachelor Mathematics: MMath, MAst (these courses are offered in two departments: Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics)
Bachelor Medieval and Renaissance literature: MPhil
Bachelor Medieval History: MPhil, also see Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
Bachelor Micro- and Nanotechnology Enterprise: MPhil
Bachelor Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (Asian and Middle Eastern Studies): MPhil
Bachelor Modern European History: MPhil
Bachelor Modern Society and Global Transformation: MPhil
Bachelor Modern South Asian Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Multi-Disciplinary Gender Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Musical Composition: MPhil
Bachelor Musicology: MPhil
Bachelor Nuclear Energy: MPhil
Bachelor Oriental Studies: see Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, South Asian Studies
Bachelor Philosophy of Science: see History and Philosophy of Science
Bachelor Philosophy: MPhil
Bachelor Physics: MASt
Bachelor Planning, Growth and Regeneration: MPhil
Bachelor Polar Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Political Thought and Intellectual History: MPhil
Bachelor Politics: MPhil
Bachelor Public Health: MPhil
Bachelor Real Estate Finance: MPhil
Bachelor Russian Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Scientific Computing: MPhil
Bachelor Screen Media and Cultures: MPhil
Bachelor Social and Developmental Psychology: MPhil
Bachelor Social Anthropology: MPhil, MRes
Bachelor South Asian Studies: MPhil
Bachelor Statistical Science: MPhil
Bachelor Sustainability Leadership: MSt
Bachelor Technology Policy: MPhil
Bachelor Theology and Religious Studies: MPhil, Diploma
Bachelor Translational Medicine and Therapeutics: MPhil Postgraduate Research Programs
Bachelor Agricultural Botany: PhD
Bachelor Anaesthesia: see Medicine
Bachelor Anatomy: see Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Bachelor Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic: PhD
Bachelor Applied Linguistics, English and: PhD
Bachelor Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics: PhD
Bachelor Archaeology: PhD
Bachelor Architecture: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Art, History of: PhD
Bachelor Asian and Middle Eastern Studies: PhD
Bachelor Astronomy: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Biochemistry: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Bioinformatics: PhD see European Bioinformatics Institute, Gurdon Institute, Sanger Institute
Bachelor Biological Anthropological Science: MPhil
Bachelor Biological Anthropology: PhD
Bachelor Biological Science: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Biological Science: MRes/MPhil + PhD Four-Year Doctoral Programmes (These courses are offered in: Stem Cell Research, Physiology, Development and Neuroscience)
Bachelor Biostatistics (MRC Biostatistics Unit): PhD see also Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Bachelor Biotechnology: PhD
Bachelor Botany: see Plant Sciences
Bachelor Brain Science: see Cognition and Brain Sciences, Experimental Psychology, Clinical Neurosciences, Psychiatry
Bachelor British Literature Post-1830: PhD
Bachelor Business Administration: see Judge Business School
Bachelor Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre: PhD
Bachelor Cancer Research
Bachelor Cardiovascular Research: MRes or MPhil + PhD Four-Year Doctoral Programme
Bachelor Cardiovascular Science
Bachelor Cell Biology
Bachelor Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology: MPhil
Bachelor Chemical Engineering: PhD
Bachelor Chemistry: MPhil, PhD see Chemistry, British Antarctic Survey (PhD only), Melville Laboratory for Polymer Synthesis
Bachelor Chinese Studies (Asian and Middle Eastern Studies): PhD
Bachelor Classics: PhD
Bachelor Clinical Biochemistry: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Clinical Medicine: clinically-based MPhils and PhDs are available in a number of areas in the Clinical School: Clinical Academic Training Programme, MB/PhD Programme
Bachelor Clinical Neurosciences: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Cognition and Brain Sciences: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Computation, Cognition and Language (English and Applied linguistics): PhD
Bachelor Computational Biology: see Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, European Bioinformatics Institute
Bachelor Computer Science and Technology: PhD
Bachelor Criminology: PhD
Bachelor Design: see Architecture
Bachelor Developmental Biology: MPhil + PhD Four-Year Doctoral Programme
Bachelor Developmental Biology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Divinity: CPGS, MLitt, PhD
Bachelor Dutch (Old Dutch): see Modern and Medieval Languages
Bachelor Earth Sciences (British Antarctic Survey): PhD
Bachelor Earth Sciences: PhD
Bachelor East Asian Studies (Asian and Middle Eastern Studies): PhD
Bachelor Ecology
Bachelor Economics: PhD
Bachelor Education: MPhil/MEd, PhD, EdD
Bachelor Engineering: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor English and Applied Linguistics: PhD
Bachelor English: PhD
Bachelor Environment: see Architecture, Engineering, Geography, Land Economy
Bachelor Epidemiology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Evolution: see Biological Anthropology
Bachelor Experimental Psychology: MPhil, MSc, PhD
Bachelor French (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Genetics: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Genomics: MPhil, PhD see Sanger Institute
Bachelor Geographical Research: MPhil
Bachelor Geography: PhD also see British Antarctic Survey, Earth Sciences, Scott Polar Research Insitute
Bachelor German (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Greek (Modern Greek): see Modern and Medieval Languages
Bachelor Gynaecology: see Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Bachelor Haematology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Health: see Public Health and Primary Care
Bachelor Hebrew Studies (Asian and Middle Eastern Studies): PhD
Bachelor History and Philosophy of Science: PhD
Bachelor History of Art: PhD
Bachelor History: PhD
Bachelor Human Nutrition Research: PhD
Bachelor Immunology
Bachelor Infection and Immunity: MRes + PhD Four-Year Programme
Bachelor International Studies: see Politics and International Studies
Bachelor Italian (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Japanese Studies (Asian and Middle Eastern Studies): PhD
Bachelor Land Economy: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Languages: see Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, Education, English, English and Applied Linguistics, Modern and Medieval Languages
Bachelor Latin (Neo Latin): see Modern and Medieval Languages
Bachelor Latin American Studies: PhD
Bachelor Law: MLitt, PhD, Diploma (Legal Studies), Diploma (International Law)
Bachelor Linguistics (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD also see English, English and Applied Linguistics
Bachelor Literature: see Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, Education, English, Modern and Medieval Languages
Bachelor Management Studies: PhD
Bachelor Manufacturing and Management: PhD
Bachelor Materials Science and Metallurgy: MSc, MPhil, PhD, EngD, 4 Year PhD, PhD (NanoDTC)
Bachelor Mathematics: see Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, Education
Bachelor Medical Genetics: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Medical Imaging
Bachelor Medical Research at Cambridge Institute for Medical Research (CIMR): MRes + PhD Four-Year Doctoral Programme
Bachelor Medical Science: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Medical Science: MRes + PhD Four-Year Doctoral Programme see Medical Research CIMR Programme, Cardiovascular Research, Infection and Immunity, Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease
Bachelor Medicinal Chemistry (CRUK): PhD
Bachelor Medicine: MPhil, PhD, MD
Bachelor Medieval History: see Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
Bachelor Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease: MRes + PhD Four-Year Doctoral Programme also see Cardiovascular Research
Bachelor Metabolic Science
Bachelor Metallurgy: see Materials Science and Metallurgy
Bachelor Middle Eastern Studies: see Archaeology, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Bachelor Mitochondrial Biology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Modern and Medieval Languages: PhD
Bachelor Modern Greek (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Molecular Biology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Multi-Disciplinary Gender Studies: PhD
Bachelor Music: PhD
Bachelor Nanoscience: PhD
Bachelor Neo Latin (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Neuroscience: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Nutrition: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Obstetrics and Gynaecology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Old Dutch (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Oncology: Mhil, PhD
Bachelor Oriental Studies: see Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Bachelor Orthopaedic Research: see Surgery
Bachelor Paediatrics: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Pathology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Pharmacology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Philosophy: PhD
Bachelor Photonic Systems Development: IDP
Bachelor Physics: MPhil, PhD also see Astronomy, Materials Science and Metallurgy
Bachelor Physiology, Development and Neuroscience: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Plant Sciences: MPhil, PhD see also Agricultural Botany
Bachelor Polar Studies: see British Antarctic Survey, Scott Polar Research Institute
Bachelor Politics and International Studies: PhD
Bachelor Portuguese (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Psychiatry: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Public Health and Primary Care: PhD
Bachelor Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics: PhD
Bachelor Radiology: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Religious Studies: see Divinity
Bachelor Sanskrit and South Asian Studies (Asian and Middle Eastern Studies): PhD
Bachelor Scott Polar Research Institute: PhD
Bachelor Slavonic Studies (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Social and Developmental Psychology: PhD
Bachelor Social Anthropology: PhD
Bachelor Sociology: PhD
Bachelor Spanish (Modern and Medieval Languages): PhD
Bachelor Statistics: see Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
Bachelor Stem Cell Research: MRes + PhD Four-Year Doctoral Programme
Bachelor Surgery: MPhil, PhD, MChir
Bachelor Theology: see Divinity
Bachelor Veterinary Science: MPhil, PhD
Bachelor Zoology: MPhil, PhD

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