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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


A Level

A* - A


A Level

A* - B


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Grades 9 - 8



Grades 9 - 7



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Engineering Pathway


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Business Pathway


Join Top 5

Every Year


Top 5 Progression

Since 2010


Oxbridge Acceptances

In Recent Years


of A Level students

in 2021


of Foundation students

in 2021


progress to G5 Universities

in 2021

35 (20)

To Top 10

UK Universities (2021)


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.


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.

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.


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


‘‘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.

Abbey College Cambridge Belarussian student Kristina


Abbey Cambridge Celebrating record number of medicine school offers
28 May 2024

Abbey College Cambridge has achieved a remarkable milestone, with its students securing the highest number of offers ever for highly competitive medicine and dentistry degrees,...

Abbey College Cambridge shortlisted for 2 prestigious Boarding Schools’ Association Awards
19 Apr 2024

Abbey College Cambridge has been shortlisted in two categories at this year’s Boarding Schools’ Association (BSA) Supporting Excellence Awards. The school’s first nomination is in...

Abbey College Cambridge Joins Cambridge Standing Tall Giraffe Trail
21 Mar 2024

The Abbey College Cambridge Art Department is thrilled to announce its participation in the Cambridge Standing Tall Giraffe Trail, launching today. The city centre of...

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🎉🎓 Exciting News! 🎓🎉  Abbey College Cambridge has achieved a remarkable milestone! Our students have secured the highest number of offers ever for highly competitive medicine and dentistry degrees, set for entry in September 2024. 🩺🦷  We're incredibly proud to announce that ten of our outstanding students have collectively received an impressive 22 offers! 🌟  This incredible achievement is a testament to their hard work, passion and engagement with our Medical Preparation Programme.  Congratulations to all the students and our incredible Medicine Team! 👏🎉  For further info visit (Link in bio)  #AbbeyCollegeCambridge #AcademicExcellence #FutureDoctors #FutureDentists #Medicine #Dentistry #ProudMoment  #Congratulations

How to find us

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

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