The Colleges of University of Cambridge tend to be launching a system of typical structure written assessments for individuals, particularly tailored to every subject. This can supply Admissions Tutors with important extra evidence of our applicants’ academic abilities, knowledge base and possible to succeed in the Cambridge program that they've used. This move is because of responding to instructor and student feedback, a desire to harmonise and simplify our current utilization of penned assessments and a necessity to develop new how to take care of the effectiveness and fairness of your admissions system during continuous qualification reform. The latest plans are set up for many obtaining 2017 entry onwards.
The pre-interview assessments are administered for people by the Admissions Testing Service, that will offer copies of most products needed. There will be totally free for candidates taking a pre-interview assessment at their particular school or college in the united kingdom. Schools and colleges will likely be responsible for registering their people no later than 15 October, as well as your assessment offices will get an independent interaction from united states detailing these arrangements in due course. For many deciding on courses with an at-interview assessment no advance enrollment is necessary, since these arrangements are created by the interviewing College.
|Courses with pre-interview written assessments||Courses with at-interview written tests|
|Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic
Asian and Center Eastern Studies
Record and Contemporary Languages**
History and Politics*
Human, Social, and Political Sciences
Psychological and Behavioural Sciences
Theology, Religion and Philosophy of Religion
Veterinary Drug (BMAT)
Classics (3-year and 4-year)
History and Contemporary Languages**
History of Art
Modern and Medieval Languages
*New training course for 2017 entry
**New training course for 2017 entry; individuals for History and Modern Languages will need the record pre-interview and the MML at-interview evaluation.
Please note there isn't any common structure written assessment for Mathematics or musical, but Colleges will evaluate aptitude, understanding base and potential through brief tasks during meeting. The Mature (over 21) Colleges will ask all their individuals to take common format written assessments at interview (BMAT excepted).
From next month a separate site, will offer more info, like the exact period, subject content and format of each and every assessment. We will also compose to all the schools and colleges with a duplicate of our 2017 entry prospectus and a dedicated guide for educators and advisers containing more info. If you would like to get e-mail communication from the University please keep your details at to allow us to help keep you updated. Meanwhile for those who have additional questions please try not to hesitate to call us via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Because the new Director of Admissions the Cambridge Colleges we enjoy working together with your students within the coming years.