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Location: Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Country: United Kingdom

Near by Big City: Plymouth

About University: Plymouth is one of the largest universities in the country, and certainly the largest in the south-west, with approximately 30,000 students. The university's aim is to be known as the enterprise university and since 2000 it has spent £150m in a capital programme delivering a first-class campus. The main campus is within easy walking distance of the city centre, main shopping area, transports hubs and accommodation. It is bordered by the moors and the sea, offering students a great work/life balance. The location also plays a part in studies here: courses relating to marine life and the oceans are particularly well regarded.

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Bursaries: The university offers a range of bursaries, including:

- Care leavers bursary of £2,000 per year.
- Sport scholarships worth up to £9,000.
- Santander Scholarships available for overseas research and career development.
- Student Financial Support Fund.
- Bursaries available for academic excellence, extra-curricular achievement and hardship support.

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Accommodation: Plymouth University has 14 managed halls of residence providing 3,300 rooms with a selection of ensuite and studio accommodation. The university guarantees accommodation in halls for new full-time undergraduate students during their first year of study, subject to certain conditions.

Weekly rent in halls of residence and approved student housing ranges from £70 to £151 per week. All are within a 20 minute walk of the campus and city centre.

Ranking: 68

Admission Requirement*:

UG: Our minimum entry requirements are as follows: 60% (70% for integrated programmes)

PG: Our minimum entry requirements are as follows: 67%

IELTS Requirements: IELTS: 6.5 (no component under 6.0)

Fees Range: Full-time UG & PG Fees 9,000 GBP to 12,250 GBP

*Conditions apply.