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Postgraduate Admissions


Meet some of our current postgraduates

Graduate students from across the range of subjects offered by the University bust some common myths about applying to, and studying at, Cambridge.

Karen Forbes, PhD student in Second Language Education, introduces how to apply for an MPhil or PhD.

Arif Naveed, PhD student at the Faculty of Education, talks about entry requirements and developing an original research proposal.

Sam Stubbs, PhD student in the Department of Veterinary Medicine, discusses postgraduate entry requirements, enthusiasm and finding the right supervisor.

MBA student Dante Palazzo talks about family accommodation and studying at Cambridge with children. Paul Bergen, Pathology PhD student and Gates Cambridge Scholar, and Mike Smith, Material Science PhD student and Cambridge Trust Scholar, discuss funding opportunities available for postgraduates at Cambridge and how to apply for them.

Meet some of our academics and staff

Staff and academics from a variety of University departments discuss the different routes to doing research at Cambridge.

Brendan Burchell, Director of Cambridge Undergraduate Quantative Methods Centre looks at applying to Cambridge to do your own original research project.

Silvana Dean, Administrator at the Department of Economics, University of Cambridge, talks about applying to do research in a specific department.

David Sargan, Senior Lecturer in Molecular Pathology at the University of Cambridge's Department of Veterinary Medicine, and Loraine Gelsthorpe, Deputy Director of the Institute of Criminology discuss applying to join a funded research project at Cambridge.