Facts and figures
Student and staff numbers
The University has 19,300 students, over 93% of whom are full-time. 2,200 members of staff are employed in six Colleges over three campuses.
Exeter was ranked 8th in the latest Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings lists Exeter as one of the top 150 universities in the world.
In the 2008 RAE Exeter had one of the highest proportions of staff returned (95%) with nearly 90% of the research rated as being at internationally recognised levels.
The Research Excellence Framework (REF) is the new system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions, and replaces the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE). Read about our submission to the 2014 REF.
More facts and figures
For more information on our student population please visit the Strategic Planning pages
The University is an exempt charity, incorporated by Royal Charter (RC000653).