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Dates
2023 - 2024

Term
Start Date
End Date
Autumn Term 2023
Monday 4 September
Friday 15 December
Half term holiday
Saturday 21 October
Monday 30 October
Christmas holiday
Saturday 16 December
Sunday 7 January
Spring Term 2024
Monday 8 January
Thursday 28 March
Half term holiday
Saturday 17 February
Monday 26 February
Easter holiday
Friday 29 March
Sunday 14 April
Summer Term 2024
Monday 15 April
Friday 21 June
Summer holiday (Summer Term 2 students only)
Saturday 22 June
Sunday 30 June
Summer Term 2 – 2024
Monday 1 July
Friday 9 August
  • New students should arrive in their accommodation 48 hours prior to the start of their first term.
  • CATS Cambridge closes during the Christmas holiday but remains open throughout other holiday periods.Fees may apply if you wish to stay during these times.
  • During half term, fees apply for all students who are aged under 16 on 1 September 2023.

Dates
2024 - 2025

Term
Start Date
End Date
Autumn Term 2024
Monday 2 September
Friday 13 December
Half term holiday
Saturday 26 October
Sunday 3 November
Christmas holiday
Saturday 14 December
Sunday 5 January
Spring Term 2025
Monday 6 January
Friday 4 April
Half term holiday
Saturday 15 February
Monday 24 February
Easter holiday
Saturday 5 April
Monday 21 April
Summer Term 1 – 2025
Tuesday 22 April
Friday 20 June
Summer holiday (Summer Term 2 students only)
Saturday 21 June
Sunday 29 June
Summer Term 2 – 2025
Monday 30 June
Friday 8 August
  • New students should arrive in their accommodation 48 hours prior to the start of their first term.
  • CATS Cambridge closes during the Christmas holiday but remains open throughout other holiday periods.Fees may apply if you wish to stay during these times.
  • During half term, fees apply for all students who are aged under 16 on 1 September 2024.
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SCHOLARSHIPS​
We offer a limited number of scholarships for the most exceptional students.

Fees
2023 - 2024

Tuition Fees

Programme
International Per Year
International Per Term
EU Per Year
EU Per Term
Domestic Per Year
Domestic Per Term
HK BNO Per Year
HK BNO Per Term
A level (3 subjects), GCSE, Pre-A level, University Foundation Programme
£32,985
£10,995
£26,985
£8,995
£18,990
£6,330
£26,985
£8,995
Additional A level subject
£6,270
£2,090
£6,270
£2,090
£6,270
£2,090
£6,270
£2,090
5-Term GCSE – January 2024 intake*
£23,990
£11,995
£20,490
£10,245
13,990
£6,995
  • All courses are subject to a £500 non-refundable registration fee and a refundable deposit of £2,500 (refundable at the end of your course subject to terms and conditions), except for the following: High School Term students (1 and 2 terms) who pay a reduced deposit of £700. Fees do not include examination fees or mailing costs.
  • *These fees apply to the first 2 terms of the 5-term GCSE programme. The remaining 3 terms follow Sept 24 fees.

Accommodation Fees

Catered
Per Year
Per Term
Under 16 Years
16-17 Years
18+ Years
Premium single, en-suite
£21,465
£7,155
X
X
Premium single, en-suite (Elizabeth House)
£19,215
£6,405
X
Single, en-suite
£18,495
£6,165
Self-catered
Per Year
Per Term
Under 16 Years
16-17 Years
18+ Years
Premium single, en-suite
£17,565
£5,855
x
x
Single, en-suite
£14,595
£4,865
x
x
  • School policy is that all students aged under 18 are catered.
  • Catered accommodation fees include breakfast, lunch and an evening meal on weekdays and brunch and supper at the weekend during term time.
  • Day students or self-catered students will need to purchase any meals required. Independent accommodation approval required by the Principal.

Airport Transfers

Heathrow
Gatwick
Stansted
St Pancras
Luton
£260
£335
£160
£280
£185
  • Students under 16 require an unaccompanied minor service and will incur an additional £75 fee.

Fees
2024 - 2025

Tuition Fees

Programme
International Per Year
International Per Term
EU Per Year
EU Per Term
Domestic Per Year
Domestic Per Term
A level (3 subjects), GCSE, Pre-A level, University Foundation Programme
£33,990
£11,330
£27,990
£9,330
£19,485
£6,495
Additional A level subject
£6,600
£2,200
£6,600
£2,200
£6,600
£2,200
5-Term GCSE – January 25 intake*
£25,990
£12,995
£21,490
£10,745
£14,990
£7,495
  • All courses are subject to a £500 non-refundable registration fee and a refundable deposit of £2,500 (refundable at the end of your course subject to terms and conditions), except for the following: High School Term students (1 and 2 terms) who pay a reduced deposit of £700. Fees do not include examination fees or mailing costs.
  • *These fees apply to the first 2 terms of the 5-term GCSE programme. The remaining 3 terms follow Sept 25 fees.

Accommodation Fees

Catered
Per Year
Per Term
Under 16 Years
16-17 Years
18+ Years
Premium single, en-suite
£21,960
£7,320
X
X
Premium single, en-suite (Elizabeth House)
£19,710
£6,570
X
Single, en-suite
£18,990
£6,330
Self-catered
Per Year
Per Term
Under 16 Years
16-17 Years
18+ Years
Premium single, en-suite
£17,955
£5,985
x
x
Single, en-suite
£14,985
£4,995
x
x
  • School policy is that all students aged under 18 are catered.
  • Catered accommodation fees include breakfast, lunch and an evening meal on weekdays and brunch and supper at the weekend during term time.
  • Day students or self-catered students will need to purchase any meals required. Independent accommodation approval required by the Principal.

Airport Transfers

Heathrow
Gatwick
Stansted
St Pancras
Other London
£215
£245
£120
£235
£115
  • Students under 16 require an unaccompanied minor service and will incur an additional £75 fee.

Additional Costs

The majority of student costs are included in our fees but below are items that will be charged additionally, depending on programme of study and student requirements.

Compulsory costs will be invoiced during the relevant term. Optional costs are generally payable in advance of the activity taking place. Parental permission will be sought for optional costs over £100.

Cost type
Relevant items
Cost indication
Compulsory costs
UCAS application
£65
IELTS Exam fees*
£200 (students may be required to take this more than once)
UFP exam fees▴
£135 per subject
GCSE exam fees*▴
£40-£80 per subject
Other academic exam fees*▴
£60-£120 per subject (depending on programme)
Field Trip for Biology and Geography (A Levels), and Environmental Systems and Societies (IB)
£250-£350
KS4 Residential Trip
£300
Set Textbooks
£400
School Hoody and T-Shirt
£60
* Exam fees are set by the exam boards and are subject to change. ▴ Our cost includes the postage of certificates (UK or overseas).
Optional costs
One to One lessons / Additional Learning Support sessions
£75 per hour
Day or weekend trips (e.g. to London or Paris or optional class field trips)
Around £30 (day) – £400 (weekend) depending on destination and length of trip
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award; Bronze, Silver or Gold options
Gold – £750 / Silver: £250 / Bronze: £125
Half term/holiday trips (e.g. Florence, Madrid or Berlin Christmas market )
Around £600-£1000+ depending on destination and length of trip
Graduation Ball
£75
Accommodation over Easter holidays – (Catered Under 18s):
£550 per week
Accommodation over Easter holidays – (Catered Over 18s):
£450 per week
Accommodation over Easter Holidays – (Non-catered Over 18s)
£410 per week
Activity programmes in holidays (half terms or Easter)**
£200 per week
UFP exam full remark
£300 (refunded if the mark changes)
UFP exam clerical error check
£75 (refunded if the mark changes)
Additional Maths GCSE (classes and exam cost)
£500 per term
**compulsory for under 16 year olds staying during the holidays. NB accommodation is free during half term holidays. Over 16 year olds are welcome to join the programme.
Consequential costs
Replacement ID cards or room keys
£10 (ID Card) and £35 (room key)
Tampering with smoke alarm
£100
Any damages to college/boarding property
As necessary

Other Costs You May Incur

These costs will vary and will generally not be charged by the College. Some of the costs will not be relevant and will depend on the course and the specific subjects you take. Some items can be bought second hand or borrowed so prices are only examples.

Items
Cost
Books
Approximately £200 per year
Scientific calculator
Approximately £75
Laptop
£150+
Travel costs
As required.
Visa costs (including Immigration Health Surcharge £470 per year)***
£1000+ for Student Route

*** International students will be required to pay visa application fees, and associated fees as required – such as the Immigration Healthcare Surcharge, Tuberculosis tests, fees to renew or extend a visa etc. These fees are set and charged by the UK government and are subject to change.

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