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University of Strathclyde

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The University of Strathclyde is a leading international technological university. Established in 1796 as a place of ‘useful learning,' the University remains committed to research, teaching, useful learning and employability. As well as an award winning Careers service there is close engagement with industry through industrial placements for students and research facilities such as our Technology & Innovation Centre. This facility is transforming the way academics, industry and the public sector work in partnership in energy, health, sustainable cities and manufacturing.

Strathclyde is top 20 in the UK for research intensity in the recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.

Strathclyde has a triple accredited Business school (AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS), a highly ranked Law School, one of the largest Engineering Faculties in the UK and a £36m Institute of Biomedical Sciences.

Strathclyde was recently awarded Times Higher Education UK University of the Year 2012 and Entrepreneurial University of the Year 2013.

The University has a vibrant international community with students from over 100 countries and is investing £350m in its campus. Strathclyde’s campus is in the centre of Glasgow, one of the UK’s largest and most dynamic cities and a good base for exploring Scotland, the UK and Europe.

This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
246=
2014
249
2015
272
2016
  • 38.50
    Overall Score
  • 28.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 54.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 28.6
    Faculty Student
  • 36.3
    Citations per Faculty
  • 88.5
    International Faculty
  • 80.2
    International Students
41
2014
51-100
2015
51-100
2016
  • 81.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 57.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 71.9
    Citations per Paper
  • 67.4
    H-index Citations
168
2014
196
2015
  • 68.20
    Overall Score
  • 66.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 59.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 80.6
    Citations per Paper
  • 77.8
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,389
International
454

Number of students

17,162
Postgraduate 28%
Undergraduate 72%

Number of international students

4,184
Postgraduate 57%
Undergraduate 43%
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