University of Cambridge: Ranking & Review

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Cambridge Rank United Kingdom Rank World Rank
1 1 8
Top 1%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate15%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment17,500
Academic calendarTrimesters


In-state students$13,750$8,750
International students$30,000$16,250

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-+++

General info

MottoHinc lucem et pocula sacra
From here, light and sacred draughts
AccreditationPrivy Council
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
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
Colorscambridge blue
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio2
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressThe Old Schools, Trinity Lane
Cambridge, East of England, CB2 1TN
United Kingdom
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+44 (1223) 337 733
Fax+44 (1223) 332 332

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