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International students

Why choose to study at the University of Exeter?

Exeter is one of the best universities in the world

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We are a Top 15 UK university1.

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We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of UK universities.

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Our Business School is 'triple crown' accredited (EQUIS, AACSB, AMBA).

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Top 150 in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2023 2

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Top ranked courses

We offer a range of top ranked subjects at Undergraduate Degree and Masters Degree level: Business, Accounting, Finance, Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science, Analytics, Renewable Energy, Marketing, Law and Entrepreneurship to name just a few. 

INTO University of Exeter offers the Foundation and International Year One programmmes for international students who do not meet the academic and/or English language requirement for direct entry to the University.

A unique university experience in England

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Located in south west of England (2.5 hours by train from London).

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Beautiful, green and safe campuses with fantastic facilities.

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Short walk to town centres, close to inspirational coastlines.

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30,000 students, including 7,500 international students from 150 countries.

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5th in the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) table 2021-2022.

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Over 200 clubs and societies, from Harry Potter (JK Rowling attended Exeter) to football, surfing, drama and dance.

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Exeter graduates receive great salaries when they start working.

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92% of graduates in or due to start employment or further study fifteen months after graduation. 3

What our international students say about Exeter

1 15th in the Guardian University Guide 2023 and 13th in the The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023,
2 137th in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2023
3 based on full-time, first degree, UK domiciled graduates, HESA Graduate Outcomes Survey 2019/20