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University of Warwick

4.4 out of 5 (77 ratings / 66 reviews) Coventry, England, United Kingdom
The University of Warwick is a British campus university located on the outskirts of Coventry, West Midlands, England. It was established in 1965 as part of a government initiative to expand access to higher education, and in 2000 Warwick Medical School was opened as part of an initiative to train more doctors in Britain.

Master's Programmes

Applied Sciences & Professions (1)

About

History

The establishment of the University of Warwick was given approval by the government in 1961 and received its Royal Charter of Incorporation in 1965.

Research

Keeping up this momentum is a challenge but, by maintaining our research excellence, we continue to go beyond boundaries. That’s why we’re proud of our strong performance in the Government’s Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, for both overall grade point average (GPA) and intensity.We’ve strengthened our position amongst the UK’s ten best research universities. Warwick’s intensity also achieved a top ten ranking, signifying the strength-in-depth of our exceptional body of research staff.

Career

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Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2021
62
2020
62 -8
2019
54
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2021
77
2020
77 2
2019
79
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2020
101
2019
101
2018
101
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2021
-
2020
127 11
2019
138
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Housing services

Warwick Accommodation is dedicated to managing the accommodation requirements of the University of Warwick, both campus and off campus. As well as our halls of residence we can help with student housing in Coventry, Leamington Spa and Kenilworth.

Library services

Warwick University Library is located in the middle of the main campus. It houses approximately 1,242,000 books and over 13 km of archives and manuscripts. It has recently been remodelled and now houses new services to support Research and Teaching practice and collaboration between departments.

ICT services

  • Computers
  • Printing
  • IT training
  • Software
  • Network and Wi-Fi

Medical services

University Health Centre is situated in the heart of the campus serving the Students and Staff (plus their families) who live on campus or within the catchment area.

Student Life

Campus life

The campus is lively and cosmopolitan, with its own shops, banks, bars and restaurants, making it an exciting place to live and work with everything you could need close at hand.

Sports facilities

The main campus hosts a large leisure centre, comprising 25 m swimming pool, two sports halls, gymnasium, squash courts and rock-climbing facility.

Student clubs

The Students’ Union is the focal point of campus life here at Warwick, but what exactly is it that makes your Union so unique? Here are a few basic facts about who we are and what we do…

Student Reviews

Your focus can make you win!
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Amazing lectures that share their knowledge, good courses that challenge your skills

University of Warwick, a hidden gem
Provided by ESN rated 5 out of 5 stars

The actual teaching and help from the University itself is very average and boasts nothing special but the experience and lifestyle is totally unique and therefore makes for a great University experience. Had I known what I do now about the university, it would have been the last place I would have applied to, but simply for all the reasons that would have put me off it at...

University of Warwick Review
Provided by ESN rated 4 out of 5 stars

The University of Warwick is a diverse university which provides amazing opportunities for its students. Living on the campus in the first year allows for students to grow genuine connections and feel comfortable in their surroundings very quickly. Before moving into one of the neighbouring town to complete their second and third year. Some students might bring cars...

Coventry, England, United Kingdom

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