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Please note that due to COVID related changes to admissions procedures the information on the number and duration of interviews, and at-interview tests in the table below may not be accurate for the 2021-2022 admissions round. Please contact the college concerned for up to date information.

College Number of Engineers admitted Number of Engineers on Fellowship Housing provided for Types of student admitted Subject Interviews General Academic Interview Test at Interview
Christ’s ~10 5 4 years All 2x20 mins No No
Churchill ~20 23 4 years All 1x40 mins No No
Clare ~10 3 4 years All 2x30 mins No Questions to look at before one interview
Corpus Christi 6–8 5 4 years All 2x30 mins No Questions to look at before one interview
Downing ~12 4 4 years All 2x30 mins No No
Emmanuel ~18 8 4 years All 2x30 mins No No
Fitzwilliam 12–14 7 4 years All 2x30 mins No Questions to look at before each interview
Girton 12–16 8 4 years All 2x30 mins No No
Gonville & Caius 12–16 6 4 years All 2x20 mins No 60 mins short Maths & Physics questions
Homerton 22-26 12 4 years All 2x30 mins No No
Hughes Hall 2-4 1 4 years Mature 1x45 mins 1x30 mins 60 mins Maths & Physics test
Jesus 13–15 8 4 years All 1x30 mins 1x20 mins No Questions to look at before one interview
King’s 8–12 8 4 years All 1x30 mins No 60 mins Maths & Physics test, 30 mins seminar followed by 30 mins written test
Lucy Cavendish 0–2 1 4 years All 2x30 mins No 60 mins Maths & Physics test
Magdalene 13–14 5 4 years All 2x30 mins No No
Murray Edwards 6–8 4 4 years Women 2x30 mins No No
Newnham 6–10 4 4 years Women 2x30 mins No No
Pembroke ~16 7 4 years All 2x25 mins No Questions to look at before one interview
Peterhouse 9–12 6 4 years All 2x30 mins No Questions to look at before one interview and 70 mins MCQ Pure & Applied Maths test
Queens’ ~18 8 4 years All 2x25 mins No No
Robinson ~12 6 4 years All 1x30 mins Q&A session* 60 mins short Maths & Physics questions
St Catharine’s 8–10 4 4 years All 2x30 mins No Questions to look at before one interview
St Edmund’s 3–4 5 4 years Mature 1x30 mins No 60 mins Maths & Physics test
St John’s 16–18 12 4 years All 2x30 mins 1x20 mins Questions to look at before interview
Selwyn 9–12 8 4 years All 2x25 mins 1x10 mins No
Sidney Sussex ~12 8 4 years All 2x25 mins No No
Trinity 20–24 9 4 years All 2x25 mins No 60 mins Maths and Physics questions
Trinity Hall ~10 6 4 years All 2x25 mins No No
Wolfson 7 15 4 years Mature 1x30 mins 1x30 mins 60 mins Maths & Physics test

* The Robinson Q&A session is not assessed as part of the admissions process