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There is a really friendly, relaxed atmosphere
at Emma. A home where you feel comfortable
and supported

Charlie, 2nd Year

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For me, the best thing about Emma is the
inter-year socialising - it makes it a lovely
community to be a part of

Jake, 3rd Year

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I like having a student-run bar,
because it keeps it friendly and cheap!

Frances, 2nd Year

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For me, the best thing about Emma is the
inter-year socialising - it makes it a lovely
community to be a part of

Jake, 3rd Year

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More than meets the eye

Emmanuel Today

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Visit the College and you'll find a warm, welcoming community of over 750 people working together to make a vibrant and enjoyable place to study, develop and achieve.

Emma People

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Dr Alex Jeffrey

Alex Jeffrey, a Lecturer in Human Geography, discusses his research into conflict, state-building and the possibilities for justice in a divided world.


Chapel

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All members of the College and their friends are very welcome at its services, and are invited to share in its activities.

Emmanuel Origins

Founded in 1584 by Sir Walter Mildmay, Chancellor of the Exchequer under Elizabeth I, Emmanuel has a rich history of high achievement. With three Nobel prize winners, a decipherer of Egyptian hieroglyphs and John Harvard, whose bequest helped to secure the future of the University that now bears his name; explore the past that has created our future.

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Natural Sciences (Biological and Physical) | Student Spotlight

Nick, a third year student studying Natural Sciences, talks about the course.


Funding & Finance

Emmanuel College believes no student should be deterred from studying at the University of Cambridge by financial considerations.