Newnham College is the lively and sociable women’s College at the heart of the University of Cambridge. Founded in 1871, we are the oldest College run by women, for women. At its heart, a Cambridge College is a community of learning, teaching and research.
Newnham College is a women's constituent college of the University of Cambridge. The college was founded in 1871 by a group organising Lectures for Ladies, members of which included philosopher Henry Sidgwick and suffragist campaigner Millicent Garrett Fawcett. It was the second women's college to be founded at Cambridge, following ...
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Newnham is one of the 31 colleges of the University of Cambridge: a place of learning, teaching and research. Our college was established in 1871, as a women’s college at a time when women were not allowed to attend the University. Our co-founders included Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett, the famous campaigner for women’s suffrage.
Il Newnham College è uno dei collegi costituenti l' Università di Cambridge. Ammette solo donne, sia undergraduate che postgraduate. È stato fondato nel 1871 in un periodo nel quale le lezioni furono aperte per la prima volta alle donne, in modo da poterle ospitare presso il Sidgwick Site dove sono presenti numerose facoltà.
Newnham is a historic and beautiful College in the centre of Cambridge. Each year we welcome high-achieving students from many different nationalities and backgrounds. Newnham is a place to excel and it is a place where you will find support, encouragement and friendship.
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We’ve been educating inspirational women at Newnham for nearly 150 years. If you want to dream big, and receive practical support for your dreams, join us. To learn more on why this could be the perfect place for you, read our Why Newnham? page or hear from our students in the Student Video Wall.