Goldsmiths, University of London
Lewisham| South East England
Ucas code: G56
What students say about this university647 comments (176 students)
The lecturers are highly knowledgeable, i believe more so than others in their field. Moreover they are very passionate. I...
The lecturers are highly knowledgeable, i believe more so than others in their field. Moreover they are very passionate. I believe the university to be a particularly, politically active one in terms picketing, political activism, and generally getting people involved in contemporary key politcal debates. There are lots of extra curricular lectures, clubs etc to get involved in. People too seem to respond to this, and are quite open to getting involved in such things.×
The atmosphere of the school is fairly accepting - people who are elitist in some way make it very clear by dressing like...
The atmosphere of the school is fairly accepting - people who are elitist in some way make it very clear by dressing like twats, so they are very easy to avoid. If you have very strong ideas, there are many people who will listen and if you are convincing, go along with. Also, there is an excellent video library and viewing rooms.×
The variety of students that attend. They all come from very different backgrounds and experiences and no two people are the...
The variety of students that attend. They all come from very different backgrounds and experiences and no two people are the same. It makes for very interesting conversations and learning about new things.×
There is an amazing community full of very specific people. It is extremely easy to make friends and everyone is very pleasant.Report
good communication with tutors, good projects, good lecturers, good library facilities open 24 hoursReport
Lecturers are great. Good communication with the students, and a genuine want for you to do well.Report
How students describe this university
Overall student satisfaction80%
of students are very or quite satisfied with this university
Number of students8,525
students attended last year
Undergraduate / Postgraduate66%
of students are undergrads
Full-time / Part-time13%
of students are part-time
Male / Female67%
of students are female
Young / Mature22%
of students aged over 21
UK / Non-UK26%
of students here are from outside the UK
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