Scholars reading
Everything you need to know to make the best possible application.

At a glance

  • A citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom may apply
  • Gates Cambridge does not admit or place scholars - all applications must be made through the University of Cambridge
  • Scholarships are available for a postgraduate degree in any subject at the University of Cambridge
  • One application form for postgraduate admission and a Scholarship

Applications for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship for October 2015 entry are now closed. You can read about the class of 2015 on the New Scholars page.

Application for entry in October 2016 will open in early September 2015. For full details about the application process - and how to make the best application possible - please read the entire Apply section.

In additon, Scholar profiles, magazines, films and more are available from the Mutlimedia section of this site.