The University of Winchester is located just one hour away from London set in a pleasant wooded setting overlooking the South Downs in Hampshire. The campus is within walking distance of Winchester city centre and the railway station.

In the most recent RAE (Research Assessment Exercise, 2008) 75 per cent of the University’s research submitted was considered internationally recognised, with some research achieving the highest grade possible (4*) and a rating of ‘quality that is world-leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour’.

There are 6,400 students studying undergraduate or postgraduate programmes at Winchester. There is a range of subjects available in the arts, performing arts, humanities, education, social sciences, business, and health and social care. The University is one of the largest providers in the UK for training primary school teachers.



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University of Winchester
West Hill
SO22 4NR
United Kingdom
Nearest station: 0.4 miles away

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University of Winchester

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One Favourable

studied Primary Education BEd (Hons) at University of Winchester and says:

Small but friendly university where there is a genuine community feel. Grea...

Overall rating: 5 5stars Read full review »

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studied Psychology at University of Winchester and says:

Lecturere are very clear. Accommodation is not very good. The facilities a...

Overall rating: 2 5stars Read full review »

University of Winchester

Whatuni member rating

The times

Rank 61st

*Source: Times Good University Guide 2015

Student stats

Source: HESA, 2013 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)
  • 93 : 7Full time: Part time
  • 91 : 9UK: International
  • 72 : 28Undergraduate : Postgraduate
  • 80 : 20School Leavers : Mature students
  • 5,620Total undergraduate students

Graduate prospects

Source: DLHE, 2014 (note: only applies to first year full time students)
  • 90% % in job or further study

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