Today, the College has some 500 undergraduates, 300 postgraduates, 150 Fellows, 50 By-Fellows, and 150 support staff with a community that extends to 9800 alumni worldwide.
Thirty-two of its Members have won the Nobel Prize, including one former student. Situated in north-west Cambridge, in the University’s expansion zone, the College occupies a campus of 42 acres (17 hectares), the most extensive consolidated site of any Cambridge college.
Trustees meet in 1958 to launch appeal for funds to set up Churchill College.Watch
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of its official opening the College developed a special display including archival footage.Find out more
Simon Henley explores the architectural competition to build Churchill College and examines the four shortlisted designs and what could have been.Find out more