Admissions - Graduate
Admissions - Graduate

Graduate study at Fitzwilliam

Welcome to the pages for prospective Fitzwilliam graduate students. At Fitzwilliam you'll be part of a friendly graduate community made up of students from over fifty countries.

A short film about the Cambridge graduate student system, from the Gates Cambridge Trust. Fitz final year PhD student Girija Godbole appears at 1m25s - along with footage of the College. Girija's PhD is on rural women's perspectives on the impact of land sale in western India.

We admit students for all graduate courses.

The College has no ‘quotas’ - numbers are limited only by our ability to provide support, accommodation and facilities.  We admit part-time students on;  MST in Advanced Subject Teaching and Applied Criminology and Police Management; MEd and PhD

Live in College accommodation for the duration of your course.

In the first year you will be allocated a room; in further years your choice is made through the graduate housing ballot. Accommodation is avaiable for all years of study. Visit our accommodation pages for more information.

Scholarships, travel and research funding available.

There is a fully-funded studentship for applicants for a one-year course and a PhD full maintenance studentship. There are also a number of part-cost studentships for one year courses. There are scholarships for research students, book grants for LLM students and College Senior Scholarships for our highest-performing research students. Travel and extra-curricular funding is also available. Visit the Graduate Finance page for more information.

An active graduate community.

One of the most active and friendly graduate communities (traditionally known as the Middle Common Room - or MCR) in Cambridge, with a full programme of social events to reflect a wide variety of interests.  Read more about the MCR on their own independent website.

If you need more information or support, please email Sue Free, Graduate Officer, at Sue will be your main point of contact with the College.