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We can make malaria history. We can protect biodiversity. We can power Europe from the Sahara. We can attract the brightest minds and best teachers. We can preserve the cultural treasures of the world. We can save lives. But we need your help to do it.

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Colleges underpin Cambridge’s excellence and are the heart and soul of student life. They provide individual pastoral and academic support for each student within a supportive, ready-made community.

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The University has six schools, each of which constitutes an administrative grouping of faculties and other institutions. We have over 100 academic departments, faculties and institutes in total.

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The University’s collections are a world-class resource for researchers, students and members of the public representing one of the country’s highest concentration of internationally important collections.


By making a gift to the University’s general fund, we will be able to direct your gift to where the need is greatest.

The Fitzwilliam museum after its restoration

Philanthropy is the golden thread linking our greatest achievements. You can donate today — online, by phone or by post. Legacy gifts are also a vital way to secure our future. Our fundraisers are on hand any time to offer advice or to discuss a major gift.

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