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Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Edinburgh | Edinburgh, Lothians and Borders

City Campus

Ucas code: Q25

Queen Margaret University Edinburgh is one of the newest universities in the country. QMU combines a relevant education, a high standard of living, a great student experience and a phenomenal employability rate to create a unique university for the 6,000 students who study here. Nearly 80% of our student population is female, all enjoying what Edinburgh has to offer as a top student city.
Source:The Students' Union, Queen Margaret University

What students say about this university

Dialog 356 comments (89 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.

Diverse local nightlife

62%

MED

Creative

63%

MED

Sporty

68%

MED

Political

33%

LOW

Varied union activities

51%

LOW

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Average graduate salary £18.2k LOW
Student score 73% LOW

Overall student satisfaction

77%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

5,285

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

69%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

33%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

77%

of students are female

Young / Mature

26%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

20%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

Here's where this university ranks in the three main league tables (where available), which are calculated using a combination of stats that they each weight in different ways. They’re a handy guide but don’t offer the full picture – just because a university is top (or bottom) of the league tables doesn’t mean it is (or isn’t) the right choice for you.

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Where it's located

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