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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
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What students say about this university

Dialog 647 comments (176 students)
    • The upside

      Research. A-MAZING

      2013, 3rd year, Political Sociology

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    • The upside

      campus, local area, vibe, library, food

      2013, 1st year, Anthropology Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • The upside

      community and campus activities.

      2013, 1st year, Social Studies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • The upside

      Couldn't have wished for more. Goldsmiths is an engaging and thought provoking centre for those who wish to think outside the box.

      2013, 1st year, Comparative Literary Studies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • The upside

      tutor help, library

      2013, 1st year, History Of Art

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    • The upside

      creativity, diverse topics of reading

      2013, 2nd year

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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.

Sporty

43%

LOW

Political

78%

HIGH

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 93% LOW
Student satisfaction score 76% MED
Average graduate salary £19.5k MED

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

33%

of students are male

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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