Sir Walter Mildmay founded the college in 1584.
● Until 2016, Emma was rated in one of the top 5 colleges in Tompkins Table. IT rates colleges according to their exam results.
● It was a Boy’s college earlier like all the Cambridge colleges and only started female admissions in 1979.
● It has a wide range of facilities like a bar, shop, common room etc.
● Around 130 applications were accepted out of the 800 which were placed in 2018.
● It’s famous as ‘the friendly college’ with a very accepting and friendly environment providing students with the space to flourish both in academics and co-curricular.