Personal statement: Students can write up to 4,000 characters of text and should mention the following:
-Why you are applying – your ambitions and what interests you about the subject, course providers and higher education
-What makes you suitable – any relevant skills, experience or achievements gained from education, work or other activities
-Why you want to study in the UK
-Your English language skills and any English courses or tests you’ve taken
-Why you want to be an international student rather than study in your own country
Number 1 University in the 2013 Guardian, Sunday Times and Complete University Guides.
Cambridge guarantees most students College-owned accommodation for at least three years.
Cambridge has more than 750 student clubs and societies to choose from.
Ranked 5th for teaching, research and innovation in the 2012 QS World University Rankings.
Cambridge is one of the three most targeted universities by top employers according to The Graduate Market in 2012.
Cambridge is one of the three universities most-often targeted by Britain’s top graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2012).
About BA (Hons) Computer Science
Cambridge was a pioneer of computer science and continues to lead its development. There are over 1,000 specialist computing and advanced technology companies and commercial laboratories in the area (known as 'Silicon Fen').
Course is broad and deep - giving skills to create future technology. All aspects of modern computer science are covered, along with the underlying theory and foundations in economics, law and business.
Student also develop practical skills, such as programming (in various languages, eg ML, Java, C/C++, Prolog) and hardware systems (eg chip design using Verilog).