Arcadia: Cambridge - Pembroke-King's at University of Cambridge

1 recent review


  942 reviews for 116 programs

Request Info

(For American Students)

A Program Rep. will contact you shortly after
For non-American students, please contact the program directly.

Or Register With Facebook

It will help you track your requests and only takes a second.

Three hundred students from all over the world gather for this exclusive opportunity over six weeks in Cambridge each summer, enjoying the academic rigor of this world-renowned institution and its unique learning format. Pembroke Cambridge Summer ... read more

All Reviews

Based on 1 Review
Cost of Living
Overall Experience
I learned about different teaching styles and I learned about which learning styles work for me which I will use in my studies at Wellesley. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
Past Review Life Changing
I gained independence, and got to experience a different teaching style. I also got to study at one of the best Universities in the world. And I got 8 credits that will transfer to my home school. It was worthwhile. - Brandeis University View Entire Review
Self-reliance, confidence, global perspective - Western Washington University View Entire Review


Three hundred students from all over the world gather for this exclusive opportunity over six weeks in Cambridge each summer, enjoying the academic rigor of this world-renowned institution and its unique learning format. 

Pembroke Cambridge Summer Program allows you to choose from a wide array of courses taught in one-on-one Cambridge Supervision style. 

Supervisions, offered weekly or bi-weekly,  are a chance for your tutor to discuss points from lectures, comment on your written work, and direct you toward further research. PKP courses in world literature, history, science, philosophy, economics, film, art history, behavioral ecology, and more are on offer. You can even design your own supervision on an independently selected, approved  topic.

Over the six weeks, you’ll take three courses for a total of nine credits. This is an unforgettable opportunity to study in one of the world’s oldest and most elite institutions, located in a picturesque medieval town with a long history and rich traditions. London is just an hour away by train. 

 You’ll experience classic Cambridge traditions and events, with the opportunity to attend weekly Formal Halls, formal dinners in medieval halls by candlelight. You’ll make friends at the events organized daily and weekly by the program, including an excursion to London. 

Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:

  • Harry Potter Studio Tour

  • Tower of London

  • London Street Art Tour

  • Hampton Court Day Excursion

  • Keats house

  • and more...

Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Summer
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Architecture
  • Irish Studies
  • Education
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Linguistics
  • Middle/Near Eastern Languages, Literature
  • Legal Studies
  • English Language and Literature
  • Literature
  • Mathematics, Statistics
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies
  • Psychology
  • Archeology
  • Economics
  • Political Science and Government
  • Sociology and Anthropology
  • Music
  • Medicine
  • History
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Minimum GPA:
Take me there!


Arcadia Scholarships

Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participating on an Arcadia program and staying home. Arcadia scholarships are awarded to eligible applicants based on need. Approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award


Applications are received on a rolling basis.

Only students who have been accepted to a program from Arcadia Abroad will be considered for an award.