• Cambridge cityscape
    22 September 2017 to 24 September 2017

    Alumni Festival 2017

    Alumni Festival is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and walk the cobbled streets of Cambridge once again. Book online by Wednesday, 13 September 2017...

  • Publication

    CAM 81

    In the Easter issue of CAM, we speak to four leading Cantabrigians who have turned any notion of a quiet retirement on its head, are introduced to the concept of...

  • E-reader and coffee mug

    Journals and online resources

    You might have finished studying but you still have free access to academic resources online, even when you’re not in Cambridge. Find out what you can access and how...

  • The CAMCard - bicycle design - issued from June 2015


    The CAMCard is your official, personalised alumni card, identifying you as a member of the University and giving you access to a variety of discounts in Cambridge and...

  • Publication

    Unbound 12

    The summer 2017 edition of the Alumni Travel Programme brochure, Unbound, featuring trips departing in 2018


Two major research collaborations led by the University of Cambridge have been awarded almost £15 million in funding, the Minister of State for Universities and Science, Jo Johnson MP, announced today during a visit to Cambridge’s Sainsbury Laboratory.
What was life in the fens like in the period known as the dark ages?  Archaeologist Susan Oosthuizen revisits the history of an iconic wetland in the light of fresh evidence and paints a compelling portrait of communities in tune with their changeable environment. In doing so, she makes an important contribution to a wider understanding of early medieval landscapes.
Researchers have found that the formation and breakup of supercontinents over hundreds of millions of years controls volcanic carbon emissions. The results, reported in the journal Science, could lead to a reinterpretation of how the carbon cycle has evolved over Earth’s history, and how this has impacted the evolution of Earth’s habitability. 

Forthcoming events

Melbourne at dusk
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 - 6.00pm to 8.00pm AEST
Price: Free of charge

Meet up with fellow alumni and immerse yourself in the University's world-leading climate change research at Global Cambridge in Melbourne.

Beer taps
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 - 6.00pm EDT

Enjoy a relaxed informal get together of alumni in Toronto.

Aerial view of Sydney Harbour
Thursday, 27 July 2017 - 5.45pm to 7.45pm AEST
Price: Free of charge
Sold out

Meet up with fellow alumni and immerse yourself in the University's world-leading research about climate change at Global Cambridge in Sydney.

Alumni Groups

Alumni Groups map

With over 450 volunteer-led Alumni Groups around the world, find one near you using our Group directory. Search by location, interest or College.


Fascinating destinations, congenial companions and expert insights. Visit the travel page to find out more.