Year 12 University Taster Webinar

Tuesday 9 February 2021, 4pm – 5:30pm & Wednesday 10 February 2021, 4pm – 5:30pm

Downing College invites Year 12 students interested in applying to study at the University of Cambridge to this two part webinar.  Students will have the opportunity to find out more about the University of Cambridge and receive advice on how to prepare for the admissions process. The aim of the webinar is to encourage students to start their preparations early and to help those students who are on the fence to decide whether or not to apply.  A member of the admissions team and current undergraduate students will be running the webinar, and they will be happy to answer any questions students may have about Cambridge.

Timetable – Day One

4:00pm – Introduction to the University of Cambridge

4:20pm – Overview of the Admissions Process

4:40pm – Personal Statement Workshop

5:15pm – Q&A

Timetable – Day Two

4:00pm – Student Life Talk

4:20pm – Worries and Concerns about Applying to Cambridge

4:40pm – Interview Preparation Workshop

5:15pm – Q&A


This is a free event for students to join but requires registration, please register via the link here.

How to apply

To apply for this event you must be:

  • A current year 12 student in the UK
  • Interested in studying at Cambridge or have the potential capability to study at Cambridge