We’re a world-leading university with the highest academic and research standards. Warwick is a place of challenge, where we’ll encourage you to question your existing ideas and to stretch yourself academically. If you’re motivated by intellectual curiosity, then you’ll want to discover new ways of thinking. You can make that happen at Warwick, in a research-rich environment that nurtures your desire to ask questions and challenge convention.
Born out of boldness, imagination and collaboration between the City of Coventry and the County of Warwickshire, from the moment the first 450 students arrived on its 400-acre campus in 1965, we’ve been forward-focused. Whatever your motivations, and whatever your background, you can feel at home here. Our welcoming campus is safe and supportive, but never dull with new experiences around every corner. You’ll be part of a truly cosmopolitan student community over 145 nationalities, and enjoy easy access to top entertainment, culture and historical attractions in the local area. With world-class sporting facilities, a major arts centre and a huge choice of places to meet, eat and relax on your doorstep too, you’ll enjoy an experience that extends far beyond study.
The great thing about your university experience is that its yours to create. Sharing interests and experiences is also one of the quickest ways to make new friendships. With more than 300 student-run societies and sports clubs, you have countless opportunities to make your time at Warwick whatever you want it to be. Whether you’re into films, astronomy, gaming or musical theatre, you can instantly connect with people with similar interests to you.
Today 27,278 students thrive across three faculties, which feature over 70 research centres and institutes. We’re consistently present in the rankings of the UK’s and the world’s greatest universities - we’re 62nd in the world (QS World University Rankings 2021), and in the world’s top 100 universities for graduate employability (The QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019).
By choosing to explore intellectual curiosity at Warwick, you can be confident that you’ll develop the skillset that sets you apart. You’ll have the potential to go anywhere if you bring your energy and determination to succeed. What that success looks like is up to you.