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

Frances, 2nd Year

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You can feel accepted and 'at home' whatever
your background or beliefs

Oliver, 1st Year

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Emmanuel instantly felt like home
and I am very sad to have to leave

Grace, 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 Lucia Ruprecht

Lucia Ruprecht describes her love of languages and the cultural identity they describe.


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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Events

Start of Michaelmas Term

3 October 2017

End of Michaelmas Term

1 December 2017

Watch & listen

Natural Sciences (Biological and Physical) | Student Spotlight

Jonas, in his first year studying Natural Sciences, talks about the physical science modules he is taking.


Funding & Finance

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