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Children with disabilities are being denied equal opportunities for a quality education across the world, including in the UK

13 November 2017

Researchers from the Faculty of Education have produced a new report on the current state of education for children with disabilities in both England and India. Here, Dr Nidhi Singal, one of the report’s authors, outlines some of the key statistics, and argues that teachers need better training and more support “underpinned by principles of inclusion”.    

Changing the face of Indian farming

25 October 2017

Indian agriculture is expected to feed a growing and increasingly urbanised population. But if everyone wants to move to towns and cities, who is left to farm the land?

Postgraduate Pioneers 2017 #1

17 October 2017

With our Postgraduate Open Day fast approaching (3 Nov), we introduce five PhD students who are already making waves at Cambridge.

India's schoolchildren inspired by Cambridge's 'magical science'

31 August 2017

Early career scientists at the University of Cambridge are inspiring a generation of young Indians to pursue opportunities in STEM subjects.

Cambridge-led collaborations aim to tackle global food security and public health challenges

21 July 2017

Two major research collaborations led by the University of Cambridge have been awarded almost £15 million in funding, the Minister of State for Universities and Science, Jo Johnson MP, announced today during a visit to Cambridge’s Sainsbury Laboratory.

Cambridge and India

"For over 150 years, the University of Cambridge has had a close relationship with India based on academic partnership and lasting friendships. India matters to Cambridge. And there has never been a better time to engage with its culture, its knowledge, science and technology, its world-view and, above all, the talents of its people.”

Prof Sir Leszek Borysiewicz,
Vice-Chancellor

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