Bellerbys Cambridge

Specialist science and engineering college in the heart of a world-class university city

Bellerbys College is one of the best-known and well respected international colleges in the UK and offers students a route to higher education through progression to thousands of degree programmes. Over the years, teachers at all of our Bellerbys campuses have helped numerous students achieve excellent results and successfully progress to elite universities.

Like all successful international education providers, we regularly review our operations to ensure that we continually deliver an excellent and market leading experience for our students, and that our offering is sustainable in the long term. Today (Friday 7 February) we have begun to consult with our colleagues at our Bellerbys Cambridge campus about future plans for the college. The outcome of the consultation – which is specific to Bellerbys Cambridge only - will be communicated once it has been completed.

Mike Everett
Chair of Bellerbys College Advisory Board

Why Bellerbys College Cambridge?

Bellerbys Cambridge is our specialist science and engineering college. Programmes, subject choices and activities are focused on helping you succeed in your chosen science or engineering degree. You will be inspired every day in this world-class university city.  

Our aim

We aim to educate young people to the highest academic standard and prepare students for a university education, inspired by STEM subjects and their power to shape the future. At our College, we challenge you to take responsibility for your learning, embrace challenges, identify personal goals and realise your potential as we work together within a supportive, enjoyable and friendly environment. Our dedicated body of staff is committed to creating a College that promotes happiness, encourages growth and builds resilience. Within an atmosphere of mutual trust and understanding, members of our international college value diversity and the opportunity to learn from each other.

Nicholas Waite
Principal Bellerbys College Cambridge

STEM-focused teaching 

Practical lessons in labs, taster days at global corporations, and enrichment activities focused on science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) create an immersive environment for our specialist college. Medical students can also benefit from talks and interview coaching from students studying at top medical schools.

Programme options

Take a tour

Bellerbys Cambridge is a beautiful historic building and welcomes up to 250 students. You will find the ideal environment to focus on your studies. Explore modern science labs and purpose-built classrooms before you arrive. 

The home of science

Cambridge is a hub for cutting-edge research and development. It hosts a large science festival every year and has a research park just outside the city. Cambridge is also home to global software, bio-engineering and meditech companies, giving you an insight into these exciting industries. Find out more about this scientific city.

A university city

Cambridge is famous as the home of one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world. It is a safe and inspiring place to study, with cobbled streets and historic architecture. Bellerbys Cambridge is just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and opposite the beautiful Cambridge University Botanic Garden. 

Alireza from Iran

Bellerbys Cambridge student Alireza

"Bellerbys teachers are knowledgeable and kind. They are always happy to help. All the staff who are working in the student services are kind and happy to help students in all occasions."

Alireza from Iran - Studied A Levels

Student resources and support

Students aged 15 and older study at Bellerbys Cambridge. You will have access to all the resources you need, from practical lessons in science laboratories to state-of-the-art study areas, an internet suite and a library. Other study resources include online learning and a student portal.

Student support services

Bellerbys staff work hard to make sure you get the highest quality care and education. From day one you will be welcomed by our friendly student services staff who can help you settle in. If you need advice about health, finance and accommodation or simply want someone to talk to, they are here to help.  We also offer specialist university guidance. 

Support staff at Bellerbys Cambridge include:

  • Accommodation staff
  • College nurse
  • Welfare officers
  • Language advisors
  • Security guards

College facilities

Bellerbys College Cambridge has modern facilities to create an inspiring place to learn. Facilities include:

Free Wi-Fi


On-site library

Common room

Internet suite

Science laboratories (wet and dry)

College dining

The College café offers nutritious lunches during the week. It is a relaxed space to meet your friends for something to eat in between your classes. Depending on where you live and how old you are, you may have your own kitchen to make your own meals or breakfast and dinner may be provided at your house of residence. 

Accommodation Cambridge

Student in her accommodation

Bellerbys Cambridge students can live in dedicated student accommodation or with a homestay family. Options include a residence exclusively for younger students and city centre self-catering rooms. 

Courses Cambridge

Bellerbys College engineering student

Bellerbys Cambridge is a specialist science and engineering college, with courses tailored towards STEM. Explore International A Levels, Foundation courses, GCSEs and English language programmes. 

Living in Cambridge

Bellerbys students walking to class

Cambridge is an exciting student city and extracurricular activities help you make the most of your time here. You can join sports clubs, art clubs, or enjoy organised trips around Cambridge, London and beyond. 

Contact details

Bellerbys College Cambridge
Bateman Street

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:30:
+44 (0)1223 652800
Out of hours and holidays:
+44 (0)7768 592695

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