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The University of Exeter

Devon, Exeter

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91% Overall Satisfaction
12% Time in Lectures
29% Course Work
£8,527 Max Fee
£7,532 Average Uni Accomodation
£7,506 Private Accomodation
87% Go on to work or study
65% Employed after 6 months
£22,638 Average Salary
448 Average UCAS Points
299 Lowest UCAS Points
3% 1st Class Degree

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About The University of Exeter

The University of Exeter is spread over three campuses, two of which are situated in Exeter and one near Falmouth, Cornwall. Streatham Campus, the largest of the Exeter- based campuses, is home to the majority of subjects and just a 15 minute walk from Exeter city centre. St Luke's campus is home to the Medicine, Dentistry and Sports faculties and is located a 25-minute walk from the city centre. The Cornwall campus is a two hour drive from Exeter in Penryn and also offers a range of degrees.

Background and history

The origins of the University of Exeter can be traced to various educational institutions established during the mid 19th century. In 1922 the Royal Albert Memorial College became the University College of the South West of England, which made education available to students in the South-West, preparing them for external degrees of the University of London. The College gained its independence in 1955 when it received its Royal Charter and became the University of Exeter.

Location and accessibility

Rail: Exeter has two railway stations: Exeter St David's (main station) and Central. The Streatham Campus is a 10-minute walk from Exeter St David's Station. Bus route D can be taken from Exeter Coach Station to Streatham campus and St Luke campus. The Cornwall campus is in Penryn, which has its own station. From Truro, trains to Falmouth stop at Penryn.

Road: From the M5 leave at Junction 29 (Exeter airport) and follow signs to the city centre. Then follow signs to the University.

The Disability Resource Centre offers individual support for students with specific learning, physical or mental health difficulties.

What's on Offer

BA, BClinSci, BDS, BEng, BM, BSc, BS, Grad Dip, LLB, LLM, MA, MEng, MEd, MFA, MMath, MPA, MPhil, MPhys, MRes, MSc, MSci, PG Cert, PG Dip, PhD.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements vary depending on the course of study. For more detailed information it is advisable to visit the university website.

Accommodation at The University of Exeter

University Accommodation

There is a range of accommodation both on and off campus. The majority of residences are self catered but catered halls are also available.

Private Accommodation

There is purpose built student accommodation in Exeter which is similar to university accommodation and is available for all-inclusive rent.

Courses & Fees

Faculties and Departments

The University of Exeter is split into six different schools and colleges: The Business School, the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, the College of Humanities, the College of Life and Environmental Sciences, the College of Social Sciences and International Studies and the Medical School.  

Academic Strengths and Research Profile

Exeter has been ranked first for Business, Accounting Finance and Management in the National Student Survey. The university was ranked in the top 200 in the world for Arts and Humanities. The majority of subject areas have a national or international research standing, with 17% of research rated as world-leading.

Tuition Fees

Undergraduate fees:

Undergraduate fees are currently set at £9,000 for UK/EU students. Fees for international students and postgraduates vary, for more information it is advisable to contact the university directly.

Financial Support

For students whose declared household income is below £25,000, partial fee waivers and fee reductions are available. If eligible, these partial fee waivers will be applied for each year of undergraduate study. A variety of means-tested bursaries and sport and music scholarships are also available.

Facilities at The University of Exeter

Academic Facilities

There are seven libraries spread over three campuses. The main library on the Streatham campus is open 24/7 for most of the year and offers a wide variety of books and learning resources, PC workstations and a multimedia suite. The law library and research commons are also on the Streatham campus. St. Luke's library also offers IT facilities and study spaces. A wireless network is available from a range of locations on the Streatham and St. Luke's campuses. There are two libraries in Cornwall, which offer a range of books, journals and IT facilities.  

Other on-site Amenities

The Exeter campuses provide theatre and sports facilities such as sports halls, climbing walls, swimming pools, squash courts and football pitches. There are various food outlets and shops and the Students' Guild runs a bar and nightclub on the Streatham campus. The Cornwall campus also offers catering and shopping facilities and a sports centre.  

Medical and Social Care

The Streatham and St. Luke's campuses have a medical centre and Streatham campus also offers a counselling service and children's day-care facilities. Students in Cornwall should register with Penryn Medical Practice. The Chaplaincy also offers support to students.

 

What's on in the Area

Exeter has a variety of cafes, restaurants and pubs and the new shopping centre has a range of 60 new shops and restaurants. For arts and cultural events, the Exeter Phoenix, Westpoint Venue and the University's Great Hall offer a good selection of concerts, exhibitions and live music. Nearby Exmouth boasts long sandy beaches and is perfect for watersports enthusiasts and sunbathers. Exeter is also close to the sweeping bays, dramatic cliffs and tiny fishing villages of Cornwall.

Moving On

The Careers Service offers a range of information and resources on a variety of career and employability topics. Students can receive advice on planning careers, looking for jobs, writing CVs, preparing for interviews, finding work experience and internships and attending training and events.

Did you know?

Famous University of Exeter alumni include: J K Rowling, Thom Yorke, Will Young and Zara Phillips.

Is Exeter the place for you?

If you want to be on a campus which is not far away from town then Exeter is a good choice for you. It has an excellent reputation for Arts, Humanities and Business. If want to be in the middle of a big city, Exeter isn't the place to choose. Why not try King's College London or Bristol?
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BA (Hons) Classics

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Classics course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Ancient History

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Ancient History course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Classical Studies

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Classical Studies course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Classical Studies and Theology

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Classical Studies and Theology course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Theology and Religion

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Theology and Religion course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Classical Studies and English

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Classical Studies and English course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Ancient History and Archaeology

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Ancient History and Archaeology course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Classical Studies and Philosophy

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Classical Studies and Philosophy course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Drama and Film & Television Studies

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Drama and Film & Television Studies course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) English with Study in North America

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

English with Study in North America course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) English

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

English course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Film and Television Studies

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Film and Television Studies course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) English and Film & Television Studies

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

English and Film & Television Studies course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

English and Creative Writing course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Communications

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Communications course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) English and Communications

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

English and Communications course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Film and Television Studies and Communications

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Film and Television Studies and Communications course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) English and Drama

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

English and Drama course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Geography

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Geography course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Archaeology

Devon, Exeter
Type: Full Time

Archaeology course is provided by The University of Exeter and is available Full Time, you can visit The University of Exeter website to find out more information and how to apply.

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