Cambridge Scholars Program
University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England
Minimum 3.4 cumulative GPA & minimum 3.7 GPA in Option required
Length of Term
9-week term; 8 weeks of lectures
Early October to early/mid-December for Michaelmas (Fall) Term
Early/mid-January to mid-March for Lent (Winter) Term
Five places are available in the Michaelmas Term and five are available in the Lent Term. Students may apply for either one or both terms, and must apply to a second program option in addition to Cambridge.
The heart of the Cambridge curriculum is the tripos system. Students study in one tripos or subject that corresponds to their Caltech option. All of their courses abroad must be in the same tripos. See handout for details about coursework.
Students may not return to the U.S. during the term abroad.
Please see the Application Process page for application forms for all programs
For Physics Students
For Chemical Engineering Students