University of Cambridge Rankings

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In the World#7 of 14178
In Europe#1 of 2794
In the United Kingdom#1 of 163
In England#1 of 131
In Cambridge#1 of 2
In History#2 of 5,620

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
cam.ac.uk
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
276,628
Citations
14,954,858

University of Cambridge majors

by publication count

Medicine
45,427
Biology
43,924
Chemistry
25,498
Physics
25,050
Materials science
23,034
Computer science
17,042
Psychology
14,476
Mathematics
12,228
History
6,992
Geology
6,584
Sociology
6,137
Political science
6,037
Economics
5,826
Engineering
5,519
Philosophy
4,212
Geography
3,677
Art
3,602
Business
3,569
Environmental science
2,292

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History144,976
Materials science31,087,614
Art311,373
Geology5391,020
Philosophy531,294
Geography6125,908
Physics71,730,980
Chemistry71,360,677
Mathematics9682,577
Biology143,639,039
Computer science18937,304
Economics23327,251
Political science2375,699
Sociology24177,465
Psychology251,099,843
Engineering35167,594
Medicine361,954,304
Business50113,557
Environmental science77110,939

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990276561648
1991276766572
1992293475217
1993323377430
1994339884740
1995356897475
19963745106114
19973978118753
19984157135624
19994315152457
20004696172014
20014715190697
20024732219724
20035122247621
20045633279021
20055937317546
20066592353862
20076742397416
20087522444074
20098108495272
20108283548509
20118850634342
20129944716629
201310448796918
201411055843889
201511969895687
201612405900115
201712495937129
201812696886016
2019142041011272
2020144251089692

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate21%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarOctober to June (October - December; January-March; April-June)
Enrollment22,500
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio5:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$13,750$8,750
International students$20,000$16,250

University of Cambridge has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Bachelor's DegreeFine Arts
DoctorateAncient Languages, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Archaeology, Architecture, Asian Studies, Astronomy and Space Science, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Celtic Languages and Studies, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Classical Languages, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Development Studies, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, French, Genetics, Geography, German, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, History, International Studies, Italian, Latin American Studies, Law, Linguistics, Management, Medicine, Middle Eastern Studies, Music, Neurosciences, Nordic Studies, Oncology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Portuguese, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Health, Religious Studies, Slavic Languages, Sociology, Spanish, Surgery, Theology, Veterinary Science, Zoology

General info

Founded1209
WikipediaUniversity of Cambridge
AccreditationPrivy Council
MottoHinc lucem et pocula sacra
From here, light and sacred draughts
Colorscambridge blue
Academic structureSchool of Arts and Humanities
School of Biological Sciences
School of Clinical Medicine
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
School of Physical Sciences
School of Technology
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
European University Association (EUA)
International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU)
League of European Research Universities (LERU)
Coimbra GroupRussell Group
Universities UK

Location and Contacts

AddressThe Old Schools, Trinity Lane
Cambridge, East of England, CB2 1TN
United Kingdom
City population124,000
Phone+44 (1223) 337 733
Fax+44 (1223) 332 332

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