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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

Campus mapAccess, Impairment Assistance and Local Facilities

The Faculty comprises of four buildings: The Donald McIntyre Building, the Mary Allan Building, Trumpington House and the Science Education Centre. All of the buildings are fully accessible, with the exception of Trumpington House which is an older building and can prove difficult to access, but does not need to be used if there is a problem. Paths between buildings are good. The campus is surrounded by gardens and trees, and there is catering facilities and Origin8 cafe in the Donald McIntyre Building. Further information about accessibility at the Faculty of Education.