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Human Resources


Welcome to Cambridge

The University of Cambridge has a thriving international community of staff and visitors. We currently employ over 12,000 staff, 30% of whom are from an international background, spread over 31 Colleges and 150 Departments/Institutions.

The City of Cambridge has a population of approximately 123,000 (2011 Census). The city lies in the region of East Anglia, on the River Cam, and is approximately 50 miles north of London.  It is well served by train links, including a 50 minute non-stop service to London, air links at Stansted and Luton and lies adjacent to the M11 motorway and the A14 main road

Please see the links on the left hand side for detailed information on relevant topics such as day-to-day information concerning living in the UK, information concerning partners & families and guidance on visas & immigration, which will help you to adjust to life in the UK and the University. There is also information on the various services and schemes run by the University of Cambridge specifically for staff relocating either within the UK or from abroad.