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University of Plymouth

University of Plymouth, Plymouth United Kingdom
    • QS World University Rankings
      601-650
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio15
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students2,559
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty1,056

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    The University of Plymouth is a modern, dynamic higher education institution, renowned for its high quality, internationally-leading education, research and innovation. Enterprising and practical in its outlook, almost two thirds of its research was rated ‘world leading’ or of ‘international quality’ in the most recent Research Excellence Framework, and it has world-renowned expertise in areas such as marine science and engineering, medicine, earth sciences and sustainability.

    The university has a proud track record for research-informed teaching, and ensures that its students have the opportunity to develop valuable skills and experience as part of their academic journey. The institution’s long-standing connections with business and industry serve to create placements, internships and employment for both students and graduates. 

    Rated in the top 25 universities in the 2018 Whatuni Student Choice Awards, Plymouth now has over 139,000 alumni in more than 135 countries. Its location, in the heart of an historic maritime city, but also close to the stunning beaches of Cornwall and the epic landscapes of Dartmoor, ensures that it has both urban attractions and rural charm on its doorstep.

    About

    The University of Plymouth is a modern, dynamic higher education institution, renowned for its high quality, internationally-leading education, research and innovation. Enterprising and practical in its outlook, almost two thirds of its research was rated ‘world leading’ or of ‘international quality’ in the most recent Research Excellence Framework, and it has world-renowned expertise in areas such as marine science and engineering, medicine, earth sciences and sustainability.

    The university has a proud track record for research-informed teaching, and ensures that its students have the opportunity to develop valuable skills and experience as part of their academic journey. The institution’s long-standing connections with business and industry serve to create placements, internships and employment for both students and graduates. 

    Rated in the top 25 universities in the 2018 Whatuni Student Choice Awards, Plymouth now has over 139,000 alumni in more than 135 countries. Its location, in the heart of an historic maritime city, but also close to the stunning beaches of Cornwall and the epic landscapes of Dartmoor, ensures that it has both urban attractions and rural charm on its doorstep.

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    University highlights

    University of Plymouth is one of the top Public universities in Plymouth, United Kingdom. It is ranked #601-650 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2014
      #651-700
    • 2015
      # 701+
    • 2016
      #651-700
    • 2017
      #651-700
    • 2018
      #701-750
    • 2019
      #601-650
    • 2020
      #651-700
    • 2021
      #651-700
    • 2022
      #601-650

    Ranking criteria

    9.4
    Academic Reputation
    43.2
    Citations per Faculty
    12.1
    Employer Reputation
    12.4
    Faculty Student Ratio
    28.4
    International Faculty Ratio
    33.9
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    16,181

    10%
    90%

    International students
    2,559

    17%
    83%

    Total faculty staff
    1,056

    198
    858

    Total students
    16,181

    10%
    90%

    International students
    2,559

    17%
    83%

    Total faculty staff
    1,056

    858
    198

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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