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Goldsmiths, University of London

Lewisham| South East England

Creative Political City

Ucas code: G56

At Goldsmiths we offer undergraduate opportunities in subjects covering the arts and humanities, social sciences, cultural studies, computing, and entrepreneurial business and management. Goldsmiths is located in New Cross, south-east London. Vibrant, urban and with great transport connections to Central London, it's an ideal base for experiencing and enjoying the capital.
Source: Goldsmiths, University of London website

What students say about this university

Dialog 647 comments (176 students)

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 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.

Political

78%

HIGH

Sporty

43%

LOW

Varied union activities

62%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

53%

MED

Creative

89%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 98% HIGH
Average graduate salary £18k LOW
Student score 76% MED

Overall student satisfaction

80%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

8,525

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

66%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

13%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

67%

of students are female

Young / Mature

22%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

26%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

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Where it's located

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