University of Chester

Chester | North West England

Campus City

Ucas code: C55

The University of Chester has an amazing community spirit. This is due to smaller lecture groups and excellent support services, so you are always a name not a number. All of this is set on beautiful campuses, with the main site just a 10 minute stroll from the historic city of Chester. Our graduates are among the north-west's most employable.
Source:Chester Students' Union

What students say about this university

Dialog 509 comments (143 students)

How students describe this university

We asked more than 12,500 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Diverse local nightlife

54%

LOW

Varied union activities

70%

MED

Political

41%

MED

Creative

57%

LOW

Sporty

66%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 94% HIGH
Average graduate salary £18.8k MED
Student score 82% MED

Overall student satisfaction

88%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

13,785

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

76%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

43%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

70%

of students are female

Young / Mature

55%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

4%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

75%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

University images

  • Riverside campus

    Riverside campus

  • Graduation

    Graduation

  • Nurses in clinical lecture

    Nurses in clinical lecture

  • Broomhead library

    Broomhead library

  • Students play at a gig

    Students play at a gig

  • Geography field trip

    Geography field trip

  • Student Union

    Student union

League table rankings

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Where it's located

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