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UCAS code: C55

Founded in 1839, the University of Chester is one of the oldest higher education institutions in the country. The University offers an extensive range of single and combined honours courses to over 20,000 students across a number of specialist sites. Enjoy a student experience where staff go the extra-mile to ensure you succeed and develop into a future-focussed graduate.

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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.

Varied union activities

70%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

59%

MED

Creative

57%

LOW

Political

48%

LOW

Sporty

70%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Average graduate salary £18.5k LOW
Student satisfaction score 69%

Number of students

14,365

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

60%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

8%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

31%

of students are male

Young / Mature

37%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

6%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

207 comments (59 students)
    • Facilities

      Five stars: Excellent

      2023, Unknown year, Health And Social Care

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    • Support

      First year was not supported this had been addressed and now I work closely with my PAT who shows great support

      2023, Unknown year, Health And Social Care

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    • Course

      Most lectures are approachable and care for the students

      2023, 3rd year student, Adult Nursing

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    • Unilife

      Not really had a uni experience thanks to covid

      2023, 3rd year student, Adult Nursing

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    • Course

      Five stars: Excellent

      2023, 1st year student, Nursing

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    • Finances

      Cost of living is high generally.

      2023, 1st year student, Nursing

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