Key dates and important deadlines for the current application cycle are shown below.

2021
Cambridge University Application
Prince Philip Scholarship Application
October
1Oct

BMAT registration deadline

Deadline for Medicine applicants to have registered to take BMAT
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15Oct

Pre-interview assessments (other than BMAT) registration deadline

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15Oct

UCAS application deadline

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15Oct

Prince Philip Scholarship application deadline

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22Oct

Supplementary Application Questionnaire (SAQ) submission deadline

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22Oct

Transcripts submission deadline (if applicable)

Asia/Hong_Kong Transcripts submission deadline (if applicable) 20211022 20211022 true
November
1Nov

Online college interviews starting date (for applicants attending schools in Hong Kong)

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3Nov

Pre-interview assessments (for applicants attending schools in Hong Kong)

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3Nov

Pre-interview assessments (for applicants attending schools in the UK)

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TBC

At-interview assessments (for applicants attending schools in Hong Kong)

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December
TBC

Scholarship interviews online/in Cambridge (for applicants attending schools in the UK)

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6Dec

College interviews in Cambridge (or online) starting date (for applicants attending schools in the UK)

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TBC

Scholarship interviews in Hong Kong (for applicants attending schools in Hong Kong)

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2022
Cambridge University Application
Prince Philip Scholarship Application
January
14Jan

College decision notification (tentatively from this date)

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March
14Mar

Scholarship decision notification (tentatively from this date)

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21Mar

Means tests (tentatively from this date)

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Related FAQs

How should I prepare for the assessment and interview?

If I cannot attend the pre-interview assessment, are there alternative arrangements?

The pre-interview assessments will take place on the same date worldwide.  There is no alternative arrangement.

What are the formats of the pre-interview and at-interview assessments?

What is the format of the interview in Hong Kong?

You will have two interviews, each lasting around 30 to 45 minutes.

College interviews are predominantly academic and subject-related. One or two interviewers will be specialists in the subject you have applied for.  There may be another interviewer not directly related to your subject.

Scholarship interviews are also subject-based,  but there may be more questions of a general nature.

A reasonable standard of spoken English is required at the interviews.

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