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University of Cambridge

Cambridge | East of England

Political Creative Sporty City Rural Collegiate

Ucas code: C05

We are one of the world's oldest universities and leading research centres. Cambridge comprises 31 Colleges and over 150 departments, faculties, schools and other institutions. Its reputation for outstanding academic achievement is known worldwide and reflects the intellectual achievement of its students and world-class original research carried out by University and College staff.
Source: University of Cambridge website

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

61%

LOW

Diverse local nightlife

42%

LOW

Sporty

74%

HIGH

Creative

68%

HIGH

Political

80%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Average graduate salary £27k HIGH

Number of students

20,890

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

60%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

3%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

52%

of students are male

Young / Mature

8%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

23%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

744 comments (152 students)

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