Teaching and Learning: A world class provision We provide unparalleled learning opportunities for our students. Not only are you taught in the lecture theatre by academics who are experts in their field, but our supervision system means that you receive more personal tuition from them too. The Cambridge Advantage: Academic excellence We’re committed to encouraging and developing enquiring minds, and Cambridge is known and respected across the globe for the excellence of our teaching and research, and the quality of our graduates.
in the world for academic reputation (QS World University Rankings 2014 ).
provide regular small-group tuition with subject specialists.
for graduates achieving good Honours (first or II.1, Complete University Guide 2015).
How will I be taught? Your faculty or department arranges lectures, seminars and practicals that students from all Colleges attend together. Your College also arranges supervisions (see opposite) for you.
As at all universities, there’s a much greater emphasis on independent and self-directed study here compared to school or college. You’re responsible for your own learning and are expected to read beyond what’s required for your lectures and classes.