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Welcome to Sidney Sussex

Sidney Sussex College was founded on St. Valentine's Day in 1596 by legacy of Lady Frances Sidney, Countess of Sussex. The College is located in the historic heart of Cambridge, and its beautiful buildings and gardens are home to a dynamic and diverse academic community. Our students, Fellows and staff come from all backgrounds and all over the world, drawn by the University of Cambridge's world-class reputation and Sidney Sussex's commitment to excellence in teaching and research.

Research Fellowships

Sidney Sussex College wishes to elect two Research Fellows.

These early-career positions will commence on 1 September 2016. For information about the subjects being advertised, and details about the application process, please follow the link to the Vacancies section of the College website.

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The Guitar in Tudor England

24 September 2015

New book by Professor Christopher Page.

Burying into the science of evolution

23 September 2015

Professor Rebecca Kilner explains what evolutionary biology can learn from beetles.

Cambridge Admissions Seminars in the North-West of England

21 September 2015

We will soon be running two half-day seminars for teachers and lecturers who wish to find out more about the Cambridge admissions process.

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