Open Days, Events and Visits

If you are interested in applying to Newnham, we’d love to have you visit!

We hold a number of relaxed, friendly Open Days and other events for prospective applicants. Talk to current students and academics, and find out what it’s really like to be at Cambridge.



College Open Days

Attending an Open Day is one of the best ways to get a feel for the College and learn about life studying and socialising here.  Our Open Days are relaxed,…

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Newnham Maths Summer School – 8-9 July 2019

Nominations for the Newnham Maths Summer School are now closed. While there are many events run across the country to encourage young women who are studying Mathematics and Physics at…

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Rosalind Franklin Women in STEM Conference for Year 12 students

Newnham’s annual Rosalind Franklin Women in STEM Conference brings together sixth formers to discuss some of the big scientific issues facing society.

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Teachers’ Open Day: supporting your students’ applications

We host an annual Open Day specifically for teachers wanting to support their students in applying to Cambridge. The programme is designed both for teachers who are new to the…

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Individual Visits

If you can’t come to one of our events, you are very welcome to visit the College at other times.

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Annual Offer Holders’ Open Day

Every year we invite all of our offer holders to visit Newnham for an Open Day. This is a friendly, enjoyable time to spend time at College, to start meeting…

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Millicent Fawcett Humanities & Social Sciences Workshops

Newnham College hosted two workshop series for pupils in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough in 2018, to mark the centenary of women’s suffrage. These workshops explored suffrage through a range of humanities…

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