Plymouth University is a modern, dynamic university which was recently rated as one of the top 30 universities, in the 2016 Whatuni Student Choice Awards. With over 100,000 alumni in over 100 countries, Plymouth University is one of the UK’s largest and most prominent institutions and is consistently rated amongst the top modern universities in the UK.
Plymouth, Britain’s Ocean City, is located on the coast in the beautiful South West of England. Plymouth enjoys a combination of rural charm and modern city living.
The University is set in the heart of the city with shops, facilities and attractions on its doorstep. Plymouth is a pedestrian friendly city and students also benefit from close proximity to the scenic Barbican harbour and the breath taking Hoe, which looks out over the sea and has views to neighbouring Cornwall.
Enterprising and practical, over two thirds of research was rated ‘world leading’ or of ‘international quality’ in the most recent Research Excellence Framework, Plymouth University also ensures students leave with real skills and work experience; over 4500 students a year benefit from work based placements.