Sir Christopher Greenwood, Master of Magdalene College

The College is a warm and thriving community in which we strive to make everyone welcome. We are committed to excellence not only in academic life but in all aspects of what we do and we take great pride in the many achievements of the Members of our community.

Sir Christopher Greenwood, Master of Magdalene
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Years of Study


Magdalene College in the twenty-first century continues a tradition of education and exploration on this riverside site that goes back nearly 600 years.

COVID-19 Guidance

COVID-19 information and advice for Magdalene students, alumni and the visiting public.

Study Here

We are keen to encourage anyone with the academic potential to succeed at Cambridge to apply here, regardless of background.

Student Life

We value the opportunities we have to get to know one another, irrespective of our subject and status.


Magdalene alumni are Members of College for life and are at the centre of the College community.

Future Foundations

Future Foundations - The Campaign for Magdalene is a five year campaign aiming to equip the College for the next generation.


Magdalene hosts a wide range of events throughout the year for both resident and non-resident Members of the College.

Pepys Library

The Pepys Library houses one of the great national library collections: 3000 volumes preserved as they were when Samuel Pepys bequeathed them.

Contact us

Please find details of how to contact us by post, telephone, email, or via the website, by following this link.