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University of Cumbria

Town Campus Rural

Ucas code: C99

The University of Cumbria has multiple campuses - from Carlisle to London! - each offering a unique learning experience which enables students to have that small campus feel but be part of a bigger university community. With strong focus on vocational learning, it is 2nd in the UK for graduate employability with 97% in employment or further study within six months.
Source:University of Cumbria Students' Union
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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.

Diverse local nightlife

51%

LOW

Varied union activities

56%

LOW

Creative

58%

MED

Political

38%

LOW

Sporty

49%

LOW

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 95% MED
Student satisfaction score 71% LOW
Average graduate salary £18k LOW

Number of students

8,789

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

80%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

33%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

32%

of students are male

Young / Mature

36%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

3%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

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