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Welcome to Abbey College Cambridge

We are a top-performing boarding college located in the centre of Cambridge. Since our foundation in 1994 we have helped thousands of boarding students to achieve outstanding academic results and join some of the world’s best universities. We are recognised as one of the best places in the UK for international students to live, learn and thrive.

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Results & Destinations

55

A Level

A* - A

81

A Level

A* - B

99

A Level

Pass Rate

48

GCSE

Grades 9 - 8

61

GCSE

Grades 9 - 7

99

GCSE

Pass Rate

66

Overall

Average Score

65

Average Score

Engineering Pathway

65

Average Score

Business Pathway

1/3

Join Top 5

Every Year

300+

Top 5 Progression

Since 2010

75

Oxbridge Acceptances

In Recent Years

65

of A Level students

in 2021

37

of Foundation students

in 2021

21

progress to G5 Universities

in 2021

35 (20)

To Top 10

UK Universities (2021)

94

Medicine Admissions

Success (2021)

78 (54)

To Top 20

UK Universities (2021)

Abbey College Cambridge campus main courtyard

Our Campus

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At Homerton Gardens you will find yourself in a truly inspiring environment, living and learning at the heart of one of the world’s most prestigious university cities.

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Student Stories

Agustin Abbey College Cambridge

'I have never known such a supportive environment, I received great help when applying to university and preparing for my final exams.' Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge.

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Yiping Abbey College Cambridge

'My time at Abbey College Cambridge helped me to find my true passion and be who I want to be.' Experimental Psychology at the University of Oxford.

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‘I had an immense amount of support from all my teachers.’ Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge

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‘‘I can say that the years I spent in Cambridge were some of the most interesting and exciting of my life.' Engineering (Electronic and Electrical) at University College London.

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Abbey College Cambridge Belarussian student Kristina

WHAT'S ON

University of Oxford Success for Joshua
15 Jan 2024

Many congratulations to Year 13 student Yue Fung Joshua on receiving an offer to study Earth Sciences at St Hugh’s College, University of Oxford in...

Why did I become an Accountant? – The biggest Abbey Inspires of the year
8 Dec 2023

On Friday 17th November, we held a special Abbey Inspires Event ‘Why I became an Accountant?’ and invited staff and alumni to share their experiences. ...

Abbey College Cambridge Ranks 4th in National ‘Value-Added’ A-Level League Table
6 Dec 2023

Abbey College Cambridge has recently placed 4th in a national ‘Value-Added’ League Table compiled by the Top Schools Website and based on national A-Level results...

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We are delighted that our Principal Ellen Hesse will be speaking at the BAISIS & BSA ‘Supporting international students’ conference on Wednesday March 6, 09:30 – 16:30. Full details via https://www.baisis.org.uk/bsa-baisis-conference-supporting-international-students-conference/ #studyinUK #iloveboarding

How to find us

Abbey College Cambridge is located on a purpose-built campus in the centre of Cambridge.

Campus Directions

Abbey Cambridge
Whole School Open Morning, Saturday 2nd March @ 9.30am

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