Open Days and Events (including Online Events)

As it is not possible to visit in person at the moment, we are offering online events.

You can apply to study all Cambridge courses except Veterinary Medicine at Christ's. We are run a number of events through the year to give you a chance to see the College and facilities, and talk with our students, academics and admissions staff. These include Online events, College Open Days, University Open Days (if you want to visit more than one College) and Taster Days for specific subjects.

Date Event Event details and who can attend
30 June at 10:30 Cambridge for Beginners
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the 30 June registration form.

An introductory online session for UK students in Year 11 and 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
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 (UK time) Christ's College: A look at the grounds and facilities
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the 5 July registration form
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
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.
8 and 9 July 2021 Cambridge University Virtual Open Days
BOOKING IS OPEN
Please complete the booking form

 
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
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
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

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

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.

March 2022

Women in Maths Programme 2022
Register interest if you're currently in Year 11 and will be eligible for this next year.

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

Register your interest if you're currently in Year 10 (S3) and will be eligible for this next year

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.
 

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).

 

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How do I request a place?

If you are interested in attending one of our events, you will need to wait until bookings / applications open and then complete an online form (following the links for the relevant event above).

If you would find it helpful to receive an email when booking opens for the event you are interested in, please feel free to register your interest by following the link for this in the table of events above. Once you have completed the form, we will then have a record of your interest and will be able to send you an email with more information and the booking/application details, once booking is open.
 

Questions about coming to Cambridge and walking around the grounds on your own?

Unfortunately it is not possible to enter the College at the moment, but please see this page for updates and online ways to "see" the College before we open.

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