Application and Admissions

Welcome! This section has information about the subjects you can study at Christ's and about the application process, either for Undergraduate applications or for Graduate applications (the procedures are entirely separate).

You can also look at the College facilities and map of the grounds, see what our students think in the undergraduate student profiles, find out more about the College from the College Life Section or read the excellent websites created and maintained directly by our undergraduates and graduates.

We hope that you will enjoy exploring the College and the opportunities available here.

 

Forthcoming events (including online events):

We hold a number of events through the year for prospective students. If you are interested in an event that we've not yet opened booking for, you can register your interest if you'd like to receive an an email alert when booking opens - see the link for the relevant event in the information below.

Date(s) Event Course type Who can attend? 
30 June at 10:30 Cambridge for Beginners
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the 30 June registration form
Undergraduate courses An online session for UK students in Year 11 or Year 12 (England and Wales) / S4-5 (Scotland) / Yr12-13 (Northern Ireland), thinking about an application to Cambridge. This is one of our regular webinars. As content is specific to UK students, if you are from outside the UK, please instead register for an international webinar.
1 July at 16:30 Personal Statements and preparing an application
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the 1 July booking form
Undergraduate courses An online session for those planning to apply in October 2021 for entry in 2022 (or 2023 deferred). This is one of our regular webinars. Covering super-curricular activities, the personal statement and how these can help make a competitive application.
NB. If the timing doesn't suit, this is a regular webinar and we vary the timing - see the regular webinars page and look out for a future version at a more convenient time.
5 July at 17:00 Christ's College: A look at the grounds and facilities
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the 5 July registration form
Undergraduate courses This online session is for students considering a Cambridge application in October 2021. It is one of our regular webinars and is open to students from all backgrounds and countries. NB. If the timing doesn't suit, this is a regular webinar and we vary the timing - see the regular webinars page and look out for a future version at a more convenient time.
7 July at 17:00 How to get the most out of the open days
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the 7 July registration form
Undergraduate courses This online session is for students considering a Cambridge application in October 2021. It will introduce the Cambridge University Open Days and help you to get the most out of the programme.
5 - 18 July 2021 Cambridge University Virtual Open Days
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the booking form
Undergraduate courses These Virtual Open Days are the biggest ones of the year with all Colleges and university Departments involved. They are for students considering a Cambridge application in October 2021 and students from all backgrounds and countries are welcome. See the information about the Cambridge Virtual Open Days which includes a programme of what is on at Christ's. 
9 - 14 July Christ's International Webinars
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete a booking for one of the 4 events here
Undergraduate courses These are webinars for students outside the UK considering an application in Sept/Oct 2021 (for Oct 22 or deferred entry). See our International Webinars page for details.
13 July at 17:00 Personal Statements and preparing an application
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the 13 July booking form
Undergraduate courses An online session for those planning to apply in October 2021 for entry in 2022 (or 2023 deferred). This is one of our regular webinars. Covering super-curricular activities, the personal statement and how these can help make a competitive application.
NB. If the timing doesn't suit, this is a regular webinar and we vary the timing - see the regular webinars page and look out for a future version at a more convenient time.
28 July at 10:30 Your Subject Matters - The importance of Post-16 subject choices
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the 28 July registration form
Undergraduate Courses

An online session for UK students in Year 10-11 (England & 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. This is one of our regular webinars and helps with subject choices for future applications to competitive universities.

Teachers are also welcome to watch this session.

10 Sept 2021 Christ's College Online Open Day
You can register interest to receive an email when booking opens
Undergraduate courses This online College Open Day is for students considering a Cambridge application in October 2021. Students from all backgrounds and countries are welcome. We recommend that you register interest if you would like to receive an email in late August when we open bookings.
1 - 14 Nov 2021 Postgraduate Open Day Postgraduate course The event is suitable for those seeking to apply for postgraduate study at the University to provide opportunities to meet departmental staff, explore the Colleges, and find out more about the application process and funding opportunities.
March 2022 Women in Maths Programme Undergraduate courses

An annual residential event in collaboration with Trinity College, Cambridge for young women interested in studying maths at university. Find out more about the event here,

This event is for: women studying at a UK school that does not charge fees, who will be in Year 12 (S5 Scotland, Y13 Northern Ireland) in the academic year 2021-22; interested in studying mathematics at university; and who must be studying A-Level Maths and Further Maths to full A-Level (or IB HL Maths: Analysis and Approaches). Register your interest here if you will be in Year 12 in 2021-22, to receive an email when applications open!

August 2022 LPN Summer School Undergraduate courses

This annual summer school is for Year 11 (England/Wales; Year 12 Northern Ireland and S4 Scotland) at UK state schools who live in areas where the fewest young people enter higher education. Please read the event page for all details and eligibility criteria! This is a two-year programme, with a summer school in the summers of Year 11 and Year 12. 

Register your interest here if you will be in Year 11 (or equivalent in NI/Scotland) in 2021-22, to receive an email when applications open.

More events in 2021-22 Events in the 2021-22 academic year
Register interest if you're currently in Year 11 and will be eligible for these events next year.
Undergraduate courses If you are currently in Year 11 (S4 Scotland, Yr12 Northern Ireland) you can register interest for events that you'll be eligible for next academic year (when you're in Year 12). 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 11 but are planning to apply to Cambridge in Oct 2022 (for Oct 2023 or deferred entry).