Keele University

Keele University received its Royal Charter in 1962 with a commitment to meet the demands of a new kind of society, economy and world. Today they still uphold that commitment in every aspect of life at Keele University working hard to ensure the provision of a distinctive course offer, whether Single Honours or Combined. The university aims to ensure that all of our students leave Keele with a range of skills, not just academic, which will equip them for a long and successful future. The university sits on a 600 acre campus and provides an outstanding community environment which is supportive, safe and welcoming. Some of the university’s many accolades include:

  • Top 5 in the TEF Times higher ranking of the Teaching Excellence Framework (broad-based universities)
  • 97% of our research was classified as world-leading or of international importance – Research Excellence Framework 2014
  • 1st for student satisfaction 2014, 2015, 2016 – National Student Survey
  • 1st in England for student satisfaction with course – Guardian League Table 2018
  • 96%* graduate employability – HESA (destination of leavers from higher education 2017)
  • 1st in the world for green setting and campus infrastructure – UI Green Metric Ranking 2017

Keele University has plenty on offer to help students develop outside of their academic work. There are opportunities to work part-time, join or start a society or club, enjoy sports activities, become a student ambassador, organise an event, join the student radio team, represent fellow students, or try a new activity such as growing your own food in the onsite allotment.

Keele University is ideally situated right by a bustling university town, Newcastle-under-Lyme, and minutes away from the ever developing city of Stoke-on-Trent. With so much on offer locally you’ll be spoilt for choice and will get to enjoy the benefits of both a campus community and exciting town and city area to explore. The Peak District National Park offers spectacular climbing and walking and is only 45 minutes from Keele by bus or car.

Keele University Undergraduate Prospectus

Keele University Postgraduate Prospectus

*In employment or further study six months after graduation