University of Plymouth

country rank  48
world rank  631

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University Overview

Founded in 1992, University of Plymouth is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Plymouth (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), South West England. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, University of Plymouth is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Plymouth offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym
Founded 1992 Origins date back to 1862
Motto Indagate Fingite Invenite
Explore Dream Discover
Colours Terracotta, dark blue and black

University Location

Address Drake Circus
Plymouth (population range: 250,000-499,999)
PL4 8AA South West England
United Kingdom
T +44 (1752) 600 600
F +44 (1752) 233 984

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Drake Circus
Plymouth PL4 8AA
+44 (1752) 585858

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Plymouth's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Privy Council


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Institute of Marine Engineering Science and Technology (IMarEST)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Universities UK
  • University Alliance

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019