University of Cambridge
England is one of the parts of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Wales to the west and Scotland to the north. The city of Cambridge is the administrative centre of the county Cambridgeshire, England. Cambridge is a university town which lies in the East Anglia approximately fifty miles north-by-east of London. The city of Cambridge is widely known as high technology centre. This technology centre is also termed as Silicon Fen.
Cambridge is renowned as the home of University of Cambridge. The university is one of the premier educational institutions in the world. The University of Cambridge encircles King's College Chapel, Cavendish Laboratory, and Cambridge University Library. The University of Cambridge grew out of a union of scholars in the Cambridge city. It is the leading university in Europe and often ranks first as one of the topmost universities in the world.
The University of Cambridge was established in 1209. It was founded with the intention of avoiding a fight by a group of Oxford University. In 1231, King Henry III granted to Cambridge teaching monopoly. The University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge fame the Britain's two best universities. They both are blended as 'Oxbridge', one of the world's famous universities.
There are a number of well-known British scientists, politician, and writer come from the university such as Isaac Newton, John Milton, William Wordsworth, Charles Darwin, Thomas Gray, Richard Whiteley, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Edmund Spenser, Lord Mountbatten, Salman Rushdie, Simon Schama, Ted Hughes, Richard Clerke, Colin Dexter, Rowan Williams, David Mellor, Peter Cook, and many more.
The University of Cambridge is the birth of Nobel Prize winners, approximately eighty Nobel Prize winners have studies or taught at the university. The United Kingdom or Cambridge University Union's elite 'Russell Group' and the European Union Coimbra Group universities members.
The University of Cambridge is well-known for its higher education in every discipline. The university equips students with all facilities. The University of Cambridge has teachers including lecturers, professors, and associated professors more than one thousand. Apart from these teachers, the university invites more than one thousand visiting scholars.
Cambridge University students participate in various leisure activities including boat race, rugby, chess, cricket, etc. The University of Cambridge offers a wide variety of courses. Each course is well designed and tailored with the purpose of providing high standard education. The university offers courses at undergraduate and graduate level. Upon completing any of the courses, students have an excellent opportunity to get into their respective field. The university provides students all kind of supports to nurture their skills and talent.
The University of Cambridge offers an extensive range of accommodation of all type and price range. The university provides accommodation facility to visitors, prospective students, conference organizers, visiting academics, and new staff. The university provides many facilities such as restaurants, cafes, and pubs. There are independent shops around the historic market place. The University of Cambridge is one of the best educational institutions where every individual would like to pursue education.