Frequently Asked Questions

Please take time to read over the frequently asked questions and answers below as it contains important information about the Cambridge Summer Institute at Magdalene College (University of Cambridge) programme.

CSI Courses

  • Cambridge Summer Institute at Magdalene College (University of Cambridge)

  • How do I book a CSI course?

  • Can I partake in multiple courses?

    • Who can participate in CSI?

    • What kind of group of students do I join?

    • Are there any prerequisites for taking part in CSI?

    • What language are the lectures in?

    • Are there mandatory examinations?

    • What happens outside of lectures?

    • Will I receive a certificate of attendance and achievement?

    • Will I receive credits for CSI?

    Arrival & Departures

    • Do I need a visa to travel to Cambridge, UK?

    • How do I get to Cambridge?

    • When should I arrive in Cambridge, UK?

    • What happens on the day of arrival?

    • What happens on the day of departure?

    CSI Accommodations

    • Where will I be staying during the programme?

    • Can I use the kitchen and laundry facilities?

    • Are the colleges secure?

    Payments & Cancellation

    • What are my payment options?

    • What is included in the tuition and accommodation fees?

    • Can I upgrade my room to Standard single room to ensuite single room?

    • What is the refund policy?