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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.

Admissions Director

The College wishes to appoint an Admissions Director from 1 September 2016 or as soon after that as possible.

This key post organises and oversees the assessment and selection of undergraduate applicants to the College and is responsible for the number, calibre and diversity of undergraduate applications to Sidney. 

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