University of Plymouth

United Kingdom

Plymouth University is the largest university in the South West of England. Established in 1992, it was formerly known by as the School of Navigation when it opened in 1862.

Consistently ranked as one of the leading universities in the UK, and awarded a Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education in 2012, Plymouth has a strong record of excellence, enterprise and innovation across its teaching and research activities. It is ranked 53 out of 100 universities under the age of 50 globally.

Subject Strengths: Environmental Sciences, Robotics and Computer Science, Education, Psychology, Engineering, Architecture, Social Work, Hospitality and Tourism, Sustainability, and Business Studies.

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Plymouth is a pretty fishing and port city with a military history. The University of Plymouth's large student population brings a vibrant, younger culture to the city, and there are regular gigs at Plymouth Pavilion and varied options at the city's nightclubs. There are three bars run by the student union on campus.

This is the University's main campus and home to the Faculties of Arts, Health, Education and Society, Plymouth Business School, Science and Technology, and the Peninsula Medical School. See below for a list of amenities near our campus.

Information
Year
Founded
1992
Student
Population
18508
Staff
Population
950
Male to Female
Ratio
48 : 52
International
Students
14%
Social
Accreditations
Strengths
Marine Engineering
ARWU, Marine/Ocean Engineering
2nd
Dentistry
Guardian, Dentistry
3rd
Medicine
CUG, Complementary Medicine
4th
Sociology
Guardian, Sociology
6th
Food Science
The Times, Food Science
7th
Nursing & Health Science
ARWU, Nursing
8th
Optometry
CUG, Optometry, Ophthalmology & Orthoptics
10th
Social Work & Policy
CUG, Social Work
12th
Occupational Therapy
CUG, Occupational Therapy
12th
English & Literature
The Times, Creative writing
14th
Environmental Science
ARWU, Environmental Science & Engineering
14th
Hospitality & Tourism
ARWU, Hospitality & Tourism Management
16th
Marine Science
QS, Earth & Marine Sciences
18th
Biological Science
ARWU, Biological Sciences
19th
Education
ARWU, Education
19th
Business Studies
CUG, Marketing
20th
Electrical Engineering
Guardian, Engineering: electronic and electrical
20th
Surveying & Planning
CUG, Building
21st
Physiotherapy
CUG, Physiotherapy
21st
Architecture
CUG, Architecture
23rd
Scholarships
Vice Chancellor’s International Student Scholarship
£5000 for tuition
3 available
British Council IELTS Prize
Up to $60000 for tuition
6 available
British Council IELTS Prize
Up to £40000 for tuition
6 available
International Student Merit Scholarship
£2500 for tuition
10 available
International Student Masters Scholarship
£1500 for tuition
More than 50 available
British Chevening Scholarships
100% for tuition and living expenses
Limited quantity
UNESCO Fellowship Programmes
Up to 100% for tuition and living expenses
Limited quantity
Undergraduate International Scholarships
£1500 for tuition
Unlimited quantity
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