Number one for student satisfaction for the past three years (National Student Survey – 2014, 2015, 2016) students come to Keele University because of our academic reputation, courses which are relevant to careers, the excellence of our research and training, and our beautiful and spacious campus. Situated in North Staffordshire, between Manchester and Birmingham and only 90 minutes from London by train, Keele University has the largest single site campus in the UK with over 600 acres of landscaped parkland, fields, woodlands and lakes. The campus is self-contained with student residences, teaching buildings, the Library, restaurant and cafes, the Students’ Union, shops, a bank, sports centre, a health centre. Keele is ranked 1st for student Affordability (marbles.com, 2016).
Keele offers a broad range of single and dual honours undergraduate degrees taught through three Faculties: Health, Humanities and Social Sciences and Natural Sciences. Study Abroad options are available enabling students to spend a semester or year at one of Keele partner institutions in Africa, America, Asia, Australia, Canada or Europe. Masters programmes are available in a wide range of subject areas including Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Finance, Environment and Sustainability, International Relations, Law, Management and Psychology. Keele ranks first for Employability (HESA – Destination of Leavers from Higher Education 2016).
In the most recent national Research Excellence Framework (2014), 97% of our research was classified as world leading or of international importance. Keele University was ranked 4th in the UK for high quality staff and lectures and in the top 10 for student experience in Times Higher Student Experience Survey. Keele University has been ranked among the top 4% of the world’s leading universities in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-16 .