Bucksmore Summer Programmes


Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University


Corpus Christi College is the 6th oldest college in Cambridge University, established in 1352, and is one of the most famous and beautiful colleges in the whole university. The college is located in the centre of Cambridge and is only a short walk from the central market square and the city centre shops, cafes and museums. Students can explore this historic city during Freestyle Periods between lessons.

Students stay in the central college bedrooms, and all classrooms are in the famous Old Court – the oldest college courtyard in Cambridge. Old Court is 800 years old and has been home to many famous students including the English playwright, Christopher Marlowe.

All on-site meals will be served in the college’s spectacular wood-paneled dining hall. Every student will also enjoy a traditional Formal Hall meal – a  set menu evening meal which lets students sample life as a real Cambridge student. Corpus  Christi is the perfect location for a Cambridge summer school. It is a unique and inspiring place to live and study during the summer.

Location Guide

Accommodation:80 single rooms. 30 twin rooms. Separate male and female accommodation
Meals:All meals are included. Packed lunches on excursion days
Facilities:Large, modern auditorium. TV room & common area. Porters' Lodge manned 24 hours a day. Sports field, including tennis courts a short walk away.
Internet:Student computer room. Wi-fi access in common areas and hotspots around college. Wired internet available in room.
Arrivals & Departures:Personal meet and greet service from Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted airports. Arrivals are on Tuesdays
Laundry:Coin operated washing and drying machines on college premises
Possible excursions:London. Stratford Upon Avon. Warwick Castle. Canterbury. Leeds castle. Oxford. Ely & Ely Cathedral. Thorpe Park
Official website:http://www.corpus.cam.ac.uk/ (opens in new tab/window)

Programmes at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University


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