Hall and other First Court Buildings. Circular lawn in foreground.
  See pictures e.g. First Court, Second Court, Hall

If you are a prospective student, welcome! Please don't hesitate to email us with any questions - we are always pleased to hear from prospective students, whether this is the first time you've thought about Cambridge or whether you've already researched it a lot.

It is helpful if you can tell us in your email which subject you want to apply for (if you know at this stage) so that we can give you the most relevant information.

Once you have made an application, please start all emails with your name, subject (including 'Biological' or 'Physical' if Natural Sciences) and UCAS number. Many thanks!
 

Email address admissions@christs.cam.ac.uk
Telephone number 01223 764329 or +44 1223 764329 from abroad
We're normally available Mon - Fri 9.30am - 5pm except whilst we are running events / in meetings.
Post Please do not post letters and documents to us unless you can't send by email.
(Postal address: Christ's College, St Andrew's Street, Cambridge CB2 3BU)
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Twitter Christ's twitter feed for prospective students
Ongoing support

If you are considering an application we encourage you to sign up to receive our ongoing support emails (applying in Sept/Oct 2023)

 

Visits, Online Open Days and Events

You can visit the College in person, either by using the Christ's self-guided tour during our opening times or by booking on one of the Christ's in-person tours (check eligibility and details at the link). We also run webinars, open days and other events - if you are interested in an event that we've not yet opened booking for, look for the link to register your interest in the table below if you'd like an email alert when booking opens.

Date(s) Event Who can attend? 
29 Sept 17:00

Subject Matters: The Importance of Your Post-16 Subject Choices

BOOK A PLACE FOR 29 SEPTEMBER

This online session is for UK students in Year 10-11 (England and Wales)/ S3-4 Scotland/ Year 11-12 Northern Ireland, thinking about going to university, and those in this age group outside of the UK who will be taking A-Levels or the International Baccalaureate. 
Teachers and careers advisors are also welcome to watch this session.
26-27 Oct Christ's College Open Day (online/in person)
BOOK A PLACE
26 Oct - Online Open Day for students considering an application in Oct 2023
27 Oct - Optional in-person College tours for students considering an application in Oct 2023
(this will be half term for a lot of attendees)
26 Jan 16:30 Christ's College, a look at the Grounds and Facilities
(online webinar)
BOOK A PLACE FOR 26 JAN
Webinar for students considering an application in October 2023 for Oct 24 (or deferred Oct 25 entry).
This is one of our regular webinars
14-16 Feb 2023 Christ's College Open Day
(online/in person)
Register interest
Online Open Day on 14 or 15 February (tbc) with optional in-person College tours on 16 February. This event is for students from all bacgrounds and countries who are considering an application in Oct 2023
This will be half term for a lot of, though not all, attendees in England.
March 2023 History Taster Series
(eligibility criteria apply)
Read info and register interest
A History Taster Series themed on Lady Margaret Beaufort 'the mother of all Tudors' for prospective History students in Year 12 England and Wales, S5 Scotland or Y13 Northern Ireland who attend a school that does not charge fees. The full eligibility criteria are on the History series page.
March 2023 English Taster Series
(eligibility criteria apply)
Read info and register interest
An English Taster Series themed on the life and works of John Milton for prospective English students in Year 12 England and Wales, S5 Scotland or Y13 Northern Ireland who attend a school that does not charge fees. The full eligibility criteria are on the English Series page.
March 2023 Economics Taster Series
(eligibility criteria apply)
Read info and register interest
An Economics Taster Series themed on James Meade for prospective Economics students in Year 12 England and Wales, S5 Scotland or Y13 Northern Ireland who attend a school that does not charge fees. The full eligibility criteria are on the Economics Series page.
March 2023 Biological Sciences Taster Series
(eligibility criteria apply)
Read info and register interest
A Biological Sciences Taster Series themed on Charles Darwin for prospective Natural Sciences (Biological) students in Year 12 England and Wales, S5 Scotland or Y13 Northern Ireland who attend a school that does not charge fees. The full eligibility criteria are on the Biological Sciences Series page.
23-25 March 2023 Women in Maths programme
(eligibility criteria apply)
Read info and register interest
A residential event open to women in Year 12, S5 Scotland, or Y13 Northern Ireland studying at a UK school that does not charge fees. The full eligibility criteria and further details are on the Women in Maths programme page.
March 2023

Christ's-King's Programme (eligibility criteria apply)

Read info and register interest

A hybrid event featuring weekly online sessions before a residential stay in Cambridge, for students in Year 12, S5 Scotland, or Y13 Northern Ireland studying at a UK school that does not charge fees, and which meets the other criteria outlined here. All subjects. 
Date tbc.March 2023 Languages and Linguistics Open Day
All welcome; format tbc.
Register interest
Christ's takes part in the Languages and Linguistics Faculty Open Day in March to help students interested in applying for Modern and Medieval Languages, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, History and Modern Languages, or Linguistics. Further information
April/May 2023 Christ's Maths Webinar & Faculty Open Day events
Register your interest
We will run a webinar on Maths at Christ's for students from all backgrounds considering an application during the same period as the Maths Faculty Open Days on 29 April and 6 May. See the Maths Open Day page and register your interest.
6 and 7 July 2023 Cambridge University Open Days
Register your interest
Christ's will take part in the large university-wide open days open to prospective students from all backgrounds who are considering an application in October 2023. See information.
July 2023 International Webinars
for students outside the UK considering an application in Oct 2023. Register interest to receive an email when booking opens
An opportunity for students considering an application next Sept/Oct from outside the UK. See the detail and feedback from the 2022 webinars and register interest.
20-23 Aug 2023 Summer School for Year 11 students who live in areas of low participation to higher education
Read info and register interest
A Summer School for students in Year 11 (England and Wales), Year 12 in Northern Ireland or S4 (Scotland) who live in an area of low participation in higher education and attend a school that does not charge fees. Full eligibility criteria and further detail are on the LPN Summer School page.
More events in 2022-23 Further events in the academic year 2022-23
Register interest
If you're currently in Year 12 (S5 Scotland, Yr13 Northern Ireland) you can register interest for events later in the year (in cases where we've not yet opened booking. If you do this, you will receive an email when booking or applications open. NB. You can also use this if you are not currently in Year 12 but are planning to apply to Cambridge in Oct 2023 (for Oct 2024 or deferred entry).


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