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Study Abroad programmes

Choosing your campus

We have three campuses at the University of Exeter based accross two counties in the South West of England. Students must study at either the Exeter campuses or Penryn campus, you cannot study at both.

Exeter Campuses (Streatham & St Luke's)

  • Streatham campus is a registered botanic garden with The Times describing it as the ‘best-gardened campus in Britain’
  • It has benefited from a £380 million investment in student facilities, including a refurbished library, Sports Park and technology rich learning spaces
  • Home to one of the UK’s top Sport and Health Sciences departments, students have studied at the St Luke’s campus for over 160 years and the campus has retained its vibrant, collegiate atmosphere and sense of history
  • St Luke’s boasts excellent sport facilities including a sports hall, an air-conditioned health and fitness studio and an indoor heated swimming pool
  • Set in the heart of the beautiful Devon countryside, Exeter is a lively, student-friendly city with a thriving arts and music scene
  • Cafés, restaurants, pubs and shops sit alongside Exeter’s historic buildings such as the 14th century cathedral and Roman walls
  • Exquisite coastline and impressive national parks are only a short drive, cycle, bus or train journey away

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

• Biosciences
• Medical Sciences
• Psychology
• Sport and Health Sciences

Faculty of Environment, Science and Economy

• Computer Science
• Economics
• Engineering
• Finance and Accounting
• Geography
• Management
• Mathematics and Statistics
• Physics and Astronomy
• Renewable Energy

Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

• Anthropology
• Archaeology
• Art History and Visual Culture
• Classics and Ancient History
• Communications
• Criminology
• Drama
• English
• Film
• History
• Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies
• Law
• Modern Languages and Cultures
• Philosophy
• Politics
• Sociology
• Theology and Religion

Penryn Campus, Cornwall

  • Made up of over 5000 students, this friendly and unique campus is shared with Falmouth University, one of the UK’s leading Arts universities.
  • A great student to teacher ratio lets you communicate directly with research leaders
  • Over £175 million investment in the past 10 years including a new sports hall and a £30 million Environment and Sustainability Institute (ESI) which leads cutting-edge investigation to seek innovative solutions to problems of environmental change
  • A centre for sailing, so you’ll find boatyards and chandlers, as well as some wonderful galleries, cafes, bars and shops to enjoy
  • The nearby town of Falmouth is voted one of the best places to live in the UK, with its independent shops, cafes and restaurants, arts scene and an extensive programme of festivals
  • Falmouth’s seven beaches, beautiful rivers and the world-famous marina make it a haven for those who love sand, sailing and surf

Penryn campus Instagram takeover

We will be holding a week-long takeover on our Instagram account: @exeterabroad to showcase our amazing Penryn campus and the advantages of studying in Cornwall. Head over to our stories and page on the w/c 5th September to hear from the Environment sustainability Institute, CareerZone, Students Union and more!

Faculty of Environment, Science and Economy

• Biosciences
• Business
• Geography and Environmental Sciences
• Geology
• Management
• Camborne School of Mines
• Renewable Energy
• Sustainable Futures

Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

• Humanities
• Politics
• Law