A university spokesman said: 'Religious dress and cultural observations are allowed at graduation.'If a student has a religious or cultural obligation to wear something then we absolutely respect that.' The news follows a row last week after Burnley College in Lancashire asked a student to remove her burka as she enrolled for a course.The London School of Economics (LSE) moved up to third place and the Imperial College London rose to fourth – meanwhile the University of St Andrews fell two places to fifth.
Yesterday, it said burkas could also be worn under mortar boards to graduation ceremonies, as well as during tutorials and lectures.
Membership of Cambridge's Islamic Society suggests it has around 600 Muslim students.
Student accommodation in Cambridge is within easy reach of the 31 colleges that make up the university.
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All are able to attract faculty and research funding globally.
This clearly influences the quality of their undergraduate teaching and enables them to recruit high-quality students.From Liverpool to London, here are the 10 hottest universities in the UK for men and women. For the eighth year in a row Cambridge University has been named the best in the UK .Dr Bernard Kingston, chairman of uk, said: "It is a fact that Cambridge and Oxford have usually topped the table.“But some 20 British universities could be regarded as top world-class institutions - some ancient like Cambridge and Oxford, and some modern like Warwick and Lancaster.But in the UK, older, established schools were overshadowed by red-brick universities like Sheffield and Leeds.