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About the Faculty

Our CommitmentOur Commitment

The University of Cambridge Faculty of Education is committed to the highest standards of research and teaching and is a significant contributor to the improvement of educational policy and practice in partnership with schools, colleges and other educational agencies both in the UK and internationally.

Our CommunityOur Community

The Faculty is one of the largest groups of educational researchers and teacher educators in the UK. This reflects a strategic commitment by the University of Cambridge to contribute to excellence in all phases of public education, both nationally and internationally.

Our CommunityResearch, Academic Groups and Research Centres

The Faculty of Education has a commitment to conducting research of high quality and practical value. Our research is underpinned by a strong set of values which give it purpose and direction. Particular effort is directed towards the improvement of education with a central focus on teaching and learning, informed by principles of inclusivity and social justice, and valuing the contribution of user groups, especially practitioners, in collaborative research partnerships.

For additional information, visit also our academic groups and Centres for Research and Teaching.

How to Reach UsHow to Reach Us

Full contact, map and travel details, including Faculty opening hours, are at Contact Us and How to Reach Us.

184 Hills Road | Cambridge | CB2 8PQ

Local Facilities

The Faculty campus is surrounded by gardens and trees, and there is a cafe in the Donald McIntyre Building; local facilities include restaurants, pubs, visitor accommodation, gym, cinema, bowling, multi-story car park, rail station, University botanic gardens - all within 5 or 10 minutes walk.