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Edge Hill University

Ormskirk | North West England

Varied union activities Creative Sporty Town Campus Rural

Ucas code: E42

Based in Ormskirk on an award-winning campus, near Liverpool and Manchester, Edge Hill University has been shaping the minds and futures of its vibrant community of students since 1885, diversifying into a Top 10 Modern Institution. Students benefit from innovative facilities, exceptional student support and job prospects and Gold-rated teaching (TEF 2017), the highest quality found in the UK. With almost 200 degrees to choose from, you’ll discover the right course at Edge Hill to achieve your potential.
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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Diverse local nightlife

48%

LOW

Sporty

78%

HIGH

Political

58%

MED

Creative

74%

HIGH

Varied union activities

76%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 97% MED
Average graduate salary £21.5k MED
Student satisfaction score 78%

Number of students

13,835

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

75%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

9%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

31%

of students are male

Young / Mature

30%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

1%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

462 comments (116 students)
    • Accomodation

      Very good value for money. Clean and tidy very modern and spacious and very reasonably priced

      2018, 1st year, Combined/General Subject Unspecified

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    • Course

      Very difficult and expected to know everything

      2018, 2nd year, Technologies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Accomodation

      Literally nowhere else

      2018, 2nd year, Technologies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Course

      Tutors are more engaging than I thought they would be. University is very helpful when providing guidelines for assignments

      2018, 2nd year, Combined/General Subject Unspecified

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    • Support

      I didn't seem help.

      2018, 2nd year, Computer Science Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Course

      the film studies half is amazing and the lecturers are brilliant but film production is poorly taught and assessed.

      2018, 2nd year, Cinematics & Photography Not Elsewhere Classified

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