Downing College Open Day Saturday 4 May 2019

This open day will include talks about making an application, the opportunity to talk to the Admissions Tutor and a Director of Studies, a tour of Downing College and cafeteria lunch in the College Hall.

The day will start at around 10.00am and finish by approximately 3.00pm.

To book a place, please email the following information to

Your name

The subject you wish to study

The school you currently attend


Maths Open Day Saturday 4th May 2019

This open day is running in conjunction with the open day above.  You must book for this online here:


University Open Days 4th and 5th July 2019

Downing College will be open during the Cambridge University open days on 4th and 5th July 2019.

You do not need to book to visit Downing College but you will need to book onto the Cambridge University open days, please book via the University Open Days page when booking opens in April.

Downing College will be open on both of these days between 09.30 - 16.00.  You can just drop in and look round the College; there will be tours with current undergraduates, accommodation to view and admissions staff on hand to answer any questions.


Downing College Open Day in September

A further open day will be held in September.  The date has yet to be finalised and information will be here when available.


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Downing College and the University of Cambridge run a number of open days, subject masterclasses, residentials and taster sessions aimed at prospective students throughout the year. You can visit our Discover Downing 'visits and events' page, or sign up to our monthly mailing list 

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