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University of Exeter
University of Exeter-Overview

The University of Exeter is a public research university that is a member of the leading research- oriented UK universities, the Russell Group, The European University Association and the AMBA. As demonstrated in the REF 2014, 98% of the University of Exeter’s postgraduate research has been rated to be of international quality.

Out of their 23,613 students, 4,681 of these are postgraduates. There are three main campuses to study at, with most postgraduates learning at Streatham Campus, the University’s largest site in Exeter. Both this and St Luke’s campus are located 15 minutes from the city centre, with the third campus found in Cornwall.

Courses are split into 6 academic colleges:

  • The Business School
  • College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
  • College of Humanities
  • College of Life and Environmental Sciences
  • College of Social Sciences and International Studies
  • College of Medicine and Health

 

University of Exeter students on Postgraduate Search say:

“My university experience has been amazing so far, learning a huge amount on my course and making forever-friends through the group activities it provides. Workload is manageable while taking advantages of all services provided by the uni. Lecturers are committed and passionate, inspiring commitment of students.”

“Super good, lots of nice people and good course.”

“University has been extremely enjoyable, and I think Exeter has supported me in becoming as employable as I wanted to be while having as much fun as possible.”

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About the University of Exeter

The University of Exeter is a public research university that is a member of the leading research- oriented UK universities, the Russell Group, The European University Association and the AMBA. As demonstrated in the RAE 2008, 90% of the University of Exeter’s postgraduate research has been rated to be of international recognition.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

29% Part Time
71% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018

60%

UK students

40%

Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

18,255 Undergraduate
4,915 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018

44%

School leavers

56%

Mature students

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