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Watch: A global scholarship at Cambridge University
Our four-minute film about the Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme.
Building a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.
Applications for 2019 entry are now closed. Find out how to make the best application for next year.
Your time at Cambridge will be full of intellectual, social, cultural and professional development opportunities.
Tara Westover in conversation with David Runciman
Gates Cambridge alumna Tara Westover spoke to Professor David Runciman at the launch of her memoir, Educated (Penguin Random House, 2018). The book...
An interview with Yeo Bee Yin
Yeo Bee Yin talks to Gates Cambridge about her path from master's student to government minister in Malaysia.
Scholar publishes bestselling cybercrime thriller
Jakub Szamalek's new thriller novel has provoked a widespread discussion in Poland about the dangers of cybercrime.
Understanding North Korea from the inside out
Mon 18 Mar 2019
Ria Roy speaks about her research into how the North Korean system legitimises its regime and its leaders.
Book award for study of cash transfer programmes
Wed 13 Mar 2019
Tara Cookson has won a prestigious award for her book on the hidden costs of cash transfer programmes.
Learning about the world through language
Fri 01 Mar 2019
Cameron Taylor's time at Cambridge doing a PhD in Linguistics has taken him into organising intercultural dialogues and to a new role in robot communication.
Why cultural heritage matters
Wed 27 Feb 2019
Irina Bokova delivered this year's Gates Cambridge Annual Lecture about the importance of cultural heritage.