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Virtual Open Days: July Booking Now Open

If you are considering applying to Cambridge, come to one of the University Virtual Open Days, taking place on the 8th and 9th July 2021.

To find out more about applying to Cambridge and studying Classics at University come to one of the Cambridge University open days. The days draw more than 8,000 students.

  • July Virtual Open Days: 5-18 July 2021 (live events 8-9 July) *BOOKING NOW OPEN*

This year, alongside the University events, the Classics Faculty puts on a specific talk about studying Classics at Cambridge, a sample lecture which helps you find out what it’s like to study Classics here. Instead of the traditional  stall where potential students can get personalised information and advice from Classics lecturers and students, this year we will be offering online Q&A sessions. 

For more information and to book your place click here.

 

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