• Library in a laptop

    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.

  • Luang Prabang
    6 October 2018 to 17 October 2018

    Laos and Thailand's Golden Triangle

    Slow boat from Luang Prabang

  • 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...

  • Sunset over Beijing's CBD
    25 March 2018 - 4.00pm to 7.00pm

    Global Cambridge in Beijing

    Meet alumni in your area and hear how Cambridge is addressing challenges in sustainable urban development at this event in Beijing.


Researchers have unlocked the genetic code behind some of the brightest and most vibrant colours in nature. The paper, published in the journal PNAS, is the first study of the genetics of structural colour - as seen in butterfly wings and peacock feathers - and paves the way for genetic research in a variety of structurally coloured organisms.
A new experiment, launching today online, aims to help ‘inoculate’ against disinformation by providing a small dose of perspective from a “fake news tycoon”. A pilot study has shown some early success in building resistance to fake news among teenagers.   
Researchers have found that excess levels of calcium in brain cells may lead to the formation of toxic clusters that are the hallmark of Parkinson’s disease.

Forthcoming events

Photo of the Earth from space with connections overlaid
Saturday, 24 February 2018 to Monday, 31 December 2018

Meet alumni in your area, hear from Cambridge's leading experts and discuss challenging questions at Global Cambridge events. In 2018, we'll be visiting Beijing, Cardiff, Dublin, Geneva, Hong Kong, Mumbai and Singapore.

Saturday, 24 February 2018

Join the Cambridge Society of West Cheshire and North Wales for a talk by Kevin Cootes.

Sao Paulo - Brazil
Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 11.30am BRT

Join the Cambridge University Brazilian Alumni - Sao Paulo for a walking tour around Sao Paulo Old Downtown.

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.