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Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning


There are many initiatives, opportunities, and resources relating to teaching practice.  These pages are designed to guide you to areas of support for reflecting on your teaching practice, or to help you in carrying out new or innovative projects.  In order to generate ideas, you may also want to look at our Case studies. The links on the right-hand side of this page may also direct you to internal and external sources of support.

Training and guidance

Opportunities for training and development across the University, for new and experienced lecturers and supervisors. Includes booking links and where to find support in reflecting on your teaching practice.


Information on the longer-term programmes available for staff and graduate students beginning their teaching careers.


Information on sources of financial support for projects to enhance teaching or learning.

Other sources of information

Information from across the University that can help support lecturers and supervisors.





Latest news

Teaching that Changes Lives: Cambridge academics receive Butler Trust Award

14 March 2017

Two Cambridge academics, Dr Ruth Armstrong and Dr Amy Ludlow, have received a prestigious Butler Trust Award for their innovative ‘Learning Together’ project in which prisoners at HMP Grendon and students at the University of Cambridge study together within the prison. The Butler Trust Awards, established in 1985...

Applications are now open for the Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (2017-18).

8 March 2017

The course is for staff who teach and support learning of Cambridge University students. Taking an enquiry-based approach to exploring challenges in teaching and learning in Cambridge and beyond, the Postgraduate Certificate provides an opportunity to extend your understanding of how students learn extend your repertoire...

CUSU Student Led Teaching Awards 2017

7 February 2017

Nominations are open for the Student Led Teaching Awards (SLTAs), which aim to recognise the exceptional contribution of teaching and non-teaching staff to education at Cambridge. The awards are entirely student-led and are organised by Cambridge University Students’ Union (CUSU). Students are encouraged to nominate an...