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Institute of Continuing Education


Our popular short courses at Madingley Hall are open to everyone, with most requiring no background knowledge or experience.

  • Come for a day, for a weekend, or for regular weekly classes
  • Study at beautiful Madingley Hall near Cambridge
  • Learn from leading academics in small, informal groups
  • Enjoy award-winning cuisine in our elegant dining room
  • Stay overnight at the Hall or attend as a non-resident

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You can also study at Cambridge wherever you are in the world, with a short online course.

  • Study anytime, anywhere - all you need is a computer with internet access
  • Join a community of learners around the world
  • Get personal feedback on your work from an expert tutor
  • Gain a Certificate of Participation if you complete work and take part in discussions
  • Access class resources for two years after your course finishes

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Phone: +44 (0)1223 746262