University of Plymouth

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United Kingdom

About Us

With a mission to advance knowledge and transform lives through education and research, the University of Plymouth is among the emerging global elite of modern higher education institutions. Ranked as a top two modern (post-1992) university in the UK by Times Higher Education in 2018, Plymouth is distinguished by its approach to combining world-class research and teaching with a commitment to widening participation and social inclusion, and we're proud to be one of the top green universities in the UK.

Our University campus is at the centre of a thriving, oceanfront city in one of the UK’s most beautiful regions. Plymouth has everything you would expect from the largest city in the South West – major high street stores, theatres, multiplex cinema, art cinemas, and a wealth of small clubs and venues. We also enjoy easy access to the fine beaches and beautiful countryside of the South West of England.

Showcasing our commitment to our international student body we were placed 4th in the UK in the WhatUni Student Choice Awards (International Category).

The programmes we offer include Marine and Ocean Sciences and Technology, Engineering and Robotics, Arts, Design including Architecture and the Built Environment, Computing, Environmental and Biological Sciences, Business, Tourism and Hospitality, Medicine and Dentistry, Health and Human Sciences, Psychology, Humanities.