University of Cambridge
- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
- Many full-time postgraduate students will be housed by their Colleges, sometimes in graduate hostels or purpose-built flats.
The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2016–2017):
|Type of Course||Taught Postgraduate|
- Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
- Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
- Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
- Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.
- Students should ensure that the appropriate department or faculty has the necessary expertise and resources to accommodate their research.
- Funded research projects are advertised on the university's website.
What do Postgraduate Students Study?
7,438 postgraduate students in 2015–16:
Mode of study
- Full Time 86%
- Part Time 14%
- UK 46%
- EU 19%
- Other 35%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Engineering & technology||720||115||835|
|Historical & philosophical studies||550||25||575|
|Business & administrative studies||40||515||555|
|Subjects allied to medicine||370||15||380|
|Architecture, building & planning||110||130||240|
|Creative arts & design||50||30||75|
|Medicine & dentistry||45||0||45|
|Agriculture & related subjects||15||0||15|
|Mass communications & documentation||5||0||5|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.