Reed Hall's estate includes a valuable arboretum of rare and beautiful trees collected from around the world

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.

League tables and awards

Exeter was ranked 7th in the latest Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings lists Exeter as 154th in the world.

Research excellence

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).