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COVID-19: latest Coronavirus information for the Cambridge Judge community

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Updated message for incoming students to CJBS degree programmes 2020/21

Update: 20 May 2020

The University of Cambridge and the Colleges will welcome as many students as possible to Cambridge for the start of the next academic year and is committed to continuing to deliver high quality education and a rich student experience. Cambridge Judge Business School will be open to welcome students to Cambridge, offering face to face interactive sessions with leading academics which will be blended with online provision, to safeguard wellbeing. 

Ensuring student wellbeing and appropriate physical distancing will remain a priority and this approach of interactive online provision and face-to-face discussion groups will provide the flexibility to adjust our approach as the academic year progresses and according to the evolving context of the global pandemic. Any changes we make will be guided by our desire to offer a safe and enriching environment for our students. 

At the same time, at the Business School, we see this as an opportunity to invest and are accelerating changes to further enhance the educational experience of our programmes. We know that our students value engagement with the faculty and with each other in the classroom, so the smaller classes will focus on discussing and extending the concepts covered in the online material. 

We are a global community and will continue to be one and we are working with the Collegiate University for the start of the academic year to prepare the Cambridge experience for our incoming classes of 2020.

Message for incoming students to CJBS degree programmes 2020/21

Update: 7 May 2020 

As the University of Cambridge's aspiration is to be physically open in the autumn, depending on ongoing global restrictions, Cambridge Judge Business School is looking forward to welcoming students back to Cambridge in the new academic year. Ensuring student wellbeing and appropriate physical distancing will be a priority and the format is likely to be a blend of online study, in-class sessions and small discussion groups with leading academics. We are working with Colleges and the University on these details to make sure the Business School is ready. Any changes we make will be guided by our desire to offer a safe and enriching environment for our students. 

We are an international community and will continue to be one. We want to provide options that are minimally disruptive to your personal and professional plans, so will adapt our programme delivery according to whatever travel and quarantine restrictions may be in place, and make arrangements for students who temporarily cannot travel. Parallel online provision will be arranged for any incoming students to our full-time programmes who face temporary travel and quarantine restrictions, and programme delivery on our part-time programmes will be arranged around any travel and quarantine restrictions in place.

As a Business School community, we are thinking creatively about social and networking interactions for those who may be physically distanced; the Cambridge experience is being prepared for the incoming class of 2020.

Even in these difficult and uncertain times, you can be assured that Cambridge Judge Business School will always endeavour to provide our students with the very best learning experience and networking opportunities.

General update

Update: March 2020

All students, faculty and staff are working from home to ensure the health and well-being of our community. To ensure the continuity of learning provision, all programmes will be delivered digitally over Easter Term.

Executive Education has also suspended face-to-face teaching. Online programmes continue to run as planned, alongside programme development activities.

Our buildings are closed and so we cannot welcome visitors to Cambridge Judge at this time. All events and conferences have either been moved to webinars, postponed or cancelled. The event/conference organiser will be in touch.

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