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New US Gates Cambridge scholars announced

13 February 2017

Thirty six future leaders have been selected for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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Cambridge Science Festival programme announced

7 February 2017

More than 290 talks, exhibitions, performances and activities will take place across Cambridge when the University’s annual Science Festival returns in March.

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Cambridge French Graduate Conference

31 January 2017

The Cambridge French Graduate Conference 2017 will be held on 5 and 6 May at Pembroke College, University of Cambridge. Call for papers deadline: 5 March 2017

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University people recognised in 2017 New Year Honours list

3 January 2017

Five distinguished members of the University of Cambridge have been named in the 2017 New Year Honours list, announced today. Professor Ottoline Leyser, Professor Shankar Balasubramanian, Professor John Pyle, Professor John Spencer and Professor Jane Francis have all been recognised for their contributions to society...

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Christmas Closure 23 December - 3 January

19 December 2016

The Graduate Admissions Office will be closed for the Christmas holiday period from 5:00pm on Friday 23 December until 9:00am on Tuesday 3 January . We will not be responding to emails sent during this period and kindly request that you re-send your enquiry after we return on Tuesday 3 January 2017. We aim to respond to...

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Graduate Student appointed UN Young Leader for Sustainable Development Goals

8 November 2016

Congratulations to University of Cambridge postgraduate student, Samar Samir Mezghanni, on being selected as a United Nations Young Leader for Sustainable Development Goal. The announcement was made in New York on 19 September 2016. Samar is one of 17 Young Leaders to be selected out of a pool of 18,000 nominations from...

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Cambridge's postgraduate pioneers

17 October 2016

Postgraduate students at Cambridge walk in the footsteps of giants – Francis Crick, Elizabeth Blackburn, Stephen Hawking, Iris Murdoch and Eric Hobsbawm all pursued PhD research at the University. But as Cambridge prepares to welcome prospective students to its first Postgraduate Open Day on 2 November 2016 , we catch up...

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UPDATE - application processing times

17 August 2016

Please be aware that the Graduate Admissions Office is currently processing incoming documents within 10-15 working days of receipt. This includes documents provided electronically and by post. Many thanks for your patience at this busy time.

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Postgraduate Open Day - a date for your diary

13 July 2016

Make sure you're free on Wednesday 2nd November as the University of Cambridge is holding its first Postgraduate Open Day. The Graduate Admissions Office has been busy liaising with the Colleges and departments to finalise an extensive and engaging program of activities to showcase postgraduate study and student life at...

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Brexit Statement

11 July 2016

It is not currently known what the impact of leaving the EU will have on UK policy on higher education tuition fees, loans and bursaries. However, the University can confirm that: EU students who are already studying at Cambridge, who have an offer to study at Cambridge, or who apply to start their studies in 2017 will not...

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