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University of Gloucestershire
University of Gloucestershire-Overview

Spread over three campuses, one in Gloucester and two in Cheltenham, the University of Gloucestershire (UoG) has a growing reputation for its high level of satisfied students and excellent teaching staff. With around 12,000 students, over 1,300 of who are in postgraduate study, the University is a leading centre of academic learning in the South West of England, and consistently ranks highly for student support and satisfaction.

The University has ten academic schools, offering nearly 50 postgraduate study programmes in many areas:

  • School of Art and Design
  • The Business School
  • School of Education
  • School of Health and Social Care
  • School of Liberal and Performing Arts
  • School of Media
  • School of Natural and Social Sciences
  • School of Sport and Exercise

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About the University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire offers postgraduate taught courses in business and management; Computing, Cyber Security, and Media; Education; Health and Social Care; Liberal and Performing Arts; sport and exercise. Students are offered postgraduate research opportunities in numerous areas from art through to computing and IT.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

67% Part Time
33% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

6,685 Undergraduate
1,500 Postgraduate

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Source: HESA, 2018


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