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Accessibility and Disability Resource Centre


In order to be eligible for the IDS Fund, applicants must:

  • Be a current registered student or confirmed offer holder at the University of Cambridge, and be classed as an ‘international student’ (EU or Non-EU) for fees purposes
  • Be ineligible for Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSAs)
  • Be able to provide documentation of a diagnosed disability according to the Equality Act (2010)*. For example, a medical letter, or specialist report
  • Agree to undergo an independent Needs Assessment, if required

*The Equality Act (2010) defines a 'disabled person' as, 'someone who has a physical or mental impairment that has a substantial and long-term (over 12 months) adverse effect on his or her ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities. If you have any questions regarding eligibility, please contact the ADRC


Please give your full name
Please say whether this is your first, second, third, fourth or other year of study
Number of years that your course runs for
This is the country you were resident in when you applied for your course
Upload any supporting evidence of your disability such as a GP or other medical letter or diagnostic assessment.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: rtf pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: rtf pdf doc docx.
Please list the academic support you have received previously or think would be helpful