Brookes lecturers are recognised for innovation in teaching and developing students’ skills. For example, Architecture students design and build real projects, such as a pop-up cinema, commissioned by local communities, charities and organisations.
Oxford Brookes has a well-established reputation for research excellence, with 97% of research internationally recognised or higher, and 70% judged to be ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ quality (Research Excellence Framework, 2021).
Skills development is built into Brookes courses, and the careers team offers practical support, linking students to working professionals who can offer tips and insights.
Brookes enjoys a high graduate employment rate, with 91% of students in employment or further study within fifteen months of completing their course (HESA 2021). Most earn a higher starting salary for graduates of their course than the UK average.