Home of world-class research, teaching and facilities, the University of Exeter is one of the top universities in the world. We warmly welcome international students and ensure that you have all the support you need, both before you arrive and whilst you are studying with us, so you can make the most of your time in the UK.
At present we have more than 25,000 students from 140 countries who contribute to a thriving international community across our beautiful, safe campuses in Exeter and Cornwall.
A member of the Russell Group of leading research-intensive universities, our success is built on a strong partnership with our students and a clear focus on high performance.
Recent breakthroughs to come out of Exeter's research include the identification and treatment of new forms of diabetes and the creation of the world's most transparent, lightweight and flexible conductor of electricity. Our research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today.
The University of Exeter is in the top 150 universities in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020, and we have been in the top 15 of all major UK university leauge tables since 2011.
Our campuses are located in a region which boasts some of the most beautiful countryside and coastline in the UK. Exeter is a historic student-friendly city only two and a half hours from London. Students studying at our Penryn Campus are close to Falmouth, a scenic Cornish port town with a vibrant student community.
Scholarships and grants for EU students
All students are eligible to apply to our Global Excellence Scholarships for 2021-22 Academic Year entry, as well as any other externally-funded international student scholarships (for example, Chevening).
Our Global Excellence scholarships are available for both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, there is a list of programmes to which this applies on our website. You can find out more on the Global Excellence Scholarship pages here: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/globalexcellence/
We also have a funding database where you'll be able to look for all scholarships or funding that you may also be eligible for as some of our Colleges offer additional scholarships as well as the Global Excellence awards. The database can be found here: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/studying/funding/search/