University of Gloucestershire Key Data

University Type New universitity (Second wave of new universities) | Public University Established 2001
Location UK >> England >> Cheltenham, Gloucester Address The Park Campus, The Park, CHELTENHAM
Student Number 9,635 Postcode GL50 2RH
Enrollment rates 25% International Students Ratio 7%
Male / Female Students Ratio 43:57 Ratio of academic staff to students 1 : 23.6
Website Entry Requirements 288
Students Satisfaction 3.97 / 5 University Research 1.72 / 4
International Students Number Undergraduate:175   Postgraduate:135 Degree Completion 87.6%
Live in univeristy accommodation 25% Motto In spirit and truth
Working hours allowed 20 hours a week; 10 hours a week if you are studying a course that is below degree level.
Good Degree 49.4 Degree Completion 87.6%
Living Costs 9135-12180 / Academic Year (9 months) Graduate Prospects 60.1%

University of Gloucestershire Rankings

Times UK Univesities Rankings
Year 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
UK Rankings 81 83 71 89 83 91
Year 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
UK Rankings 65 65 64 68 58 74
Year 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001
UK Rankings 78 87 90 79 N/A 81 N/A
Times Higher Education World Univesities Rankings
Year 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
World Rankings N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Year 2014 2013 2012 2011
World Rankings N/A N/A N/A N/A


Gloucestershire is a county in South West England. The county town is the city of Gloucester, and other principal towns include Cheltenham, Cirencester, Stroud, Tewkesbury and Dursley. Cheltenham is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds. With a motto of Salubritas et Eruditio meaning 'health and education', Cheltenham has been a health and holiday spa town resort since the discovery of mineral springs in 1716 and has a high number of internationally renowned and historic schools.Gloucester lies close to the Welsh border, on the River Severn, between the Cotswolds to the east and the Forest of Dean to the southwest. Economically, the city is dominated by the service industries, and has a strong financial and business sector, and historically was prominent in the aerospace industry.

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Cheltenham, Gloucester
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University of Gloucestershire

The University of Gloucestershire is a public university based in Gloucestershire, England. It is located over three campuses, two in Cheltenham and one in Gloucester, namely Francis Close Hall, The Park and Oxstalls and a Centre for Fashion, Art and Photography in Cheltenham. The university provides almost 100 undergraduate courses and around 57 taught post-graduate courses within two faculties: the Faculty of Applied Sciences and Business and the Faculty of Art and Technology. University courses covering a variety of subjects including Accounting and Law, Business Management, Computing, Journalism, Fine Art, Humanities, Biology, Geography, Social Science, Education and Sports within ten academic schools. The university has a number of courses available as Fast Track two-year full-time undergraduate programmes.

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