Cambridge University

Cambridge University

University of Cambridge
Registry Tel 01223 332200
Fax 01223 366383,
Student enquiries: Cambridge Admissions Office, Fitzwilliam House, 32 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1QV, Tel 01223 333308, email: admissions(at); or the Admissions Tutor of any Cambridge college. Website:
Applications: Both to the university/college and to UCAS.


Main study areas: Arts, education, social sciences, law, science (including engineering), technology, medicine, veterinary medicine.

Students: Total 17,300, all full-time; male/female ratio 1:1. First degree students 11,900, of which 1000 international, 230 mature on entry. Postgraduates 5400. Teaching staff: 2000.

Quick Info

World-class research-led university.

Location: Cambridge, East Anglia.

Average entry UCAS points: 360+.

Admissions info: AS-levels accepted only in combination with 3+ A-levels; AEAs welcomed. UCAS tariff not used.

Drop-out rate: 2%.

State school entry: 58%.

Accommodation: All first years housed. Majority of colleges offer accommodation for the whole course.