University of Cambridge
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8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Good if you like cheesy clubbing! There are lots of college bars and events too!"
Quality of facilities
8.5 / 10
Night life
6.5 / 10
Student union
5.3 / 10
How diverse is your university
5.9 / 10
Quality of teaching
8 / 10
Structure of courses
7.7 / 10
Preparation for a job
7.4 / 10

What students say about...


"Lots of tradition. Things like formal ball regularly."


"The workload is, undeniably, incredibly intense. There's simply not enough time to..."

Location of university

"Location is great. There are so many learning facilities which is great. Student..."

Night life

"There are four nightclubs, a few cocktail bars that are too expensive to go to, and..."

Clubs and social environment

"Good, college sports are a nice social level of sports with regular socials etc...."

Diverse backgrounds

"I think the university does try hard (and I helped with some access work at my college..."

Careers services

"Lots of workshops to attend and opportunities to network. I have mainly attended..."

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