Open Days and Events

The University and Colleges organise a large number of open days and events for prospective applicants each year. You don’t have to visit Cambridge to apply to the University but…

Why Cambridge

Cambridge is one of the best universities in the world, offering undergraduate degree courses (also called Triposes here) in the arts and humanities, social sciences, sciences and engineering. Top 3…

The application process

This section guides you through all the steps of the application process (which starts earlier at Cambridge) and explains what we’re looking for in prospective students and how we assess…

Translation by H. Rackham

“On the other hand, we denounce with righteous indignation and dislike men who are so beguiled and demoralized by the charms of pleasure of the moment, so blinded by desire,…