University of Cumbria

4.0 from 59 ratings
Ranking
114/354 Universities
Location: 
4.1 / 15 reviews
Nightlife: 
3.6 / 15 reviews
Halls of Residence: 
3.8 / 22 reviews
Clubs & Societies: 
1.0 / 1 review
Freshers' Week: 
5.0 / 2 reviews

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Overview

The University of Cumbria is one of Britain's newest universities, but has a history of educating professionals going back over 150 years. It was formed in 2007 from Cumbria Institute of the Arts, St Martin's College and the Cumbrian campus of UCLan.

  • Total Students
    9,625
  • Male / Female Students
    70% Female 30% Male
  • Full / Part Time
    69% Full Time 31% Part Time
  • International Students
    3% International 97% UK

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University of Cumbria Reviews

4.0 / 59 reviews
  • 5 Stars
    25
  • 4 Stars
    17
  • 3 Stars
    15
  • 2 Stars
    2
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    0
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14th February 2018
My university is mostly an old campus except the main gateway building. The classrooms are generally large and the library has recently been updated. The library support staff are excellent and should be used at as many opportunities as possible.
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7th February 2018
Sports facilities very very poor, student union very very poor, student support very good. PE course is decent, campus is bang average
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Rankings

Rank City Student Rating
47 Stirling
3.9 / 28 reviews
48 Bolton Town
4.4 / 11 reviews
49 Chichester City
4.0 / 22 reviews
50 Milton Keynes Town
4.1 / 16 reviews
51 Carlisle City
4.1 / 15 reviews
52 Lancaster
3.7 / 40 reviews
53 Salford
4.0 / 19 reviews
54 St Andrews
3.8 / 29 reviews
55 Wolverhampton
3.8 / 27 reviews
56 Barnet
4.3 / 9 reviews
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Rank Hall Name Student Rating
1 Waddell Halls
4.5 / 4 reviews
2 Denton Holme Student Village
3.7 / 9 reviews
3 Brampton Road Halls
3.5 / 4 reviews
4 Carrock Halls
3.5 / 4 reviews
5 Headlease Properties
4.0 / 1 review
6 Fairfield
0.0 / 0 reviews
7 Helvellyn
0.0 / 0 reviews
8 Howes
0.0 / 0 reviews
9 Mill Hall (Cumbria)
0.0 / 0 reviews
10 New Build
0.0 / 0 reviews
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Rank Society and Clubs Name Student Rating
1 The Disney Society (Lanc)
1.0 / 1 review
2 Ambleside Conservation Society
0.0 / 0 reviews
3 Badminton (Women's) (Lanc)
0.0 / 0 reviews
4 Basketball (Men's) (Lanc)
0.0 / 0 reviews
5 Chapel Choir
0.0 / 0 reviews
6 Christian Union (Lanc)
0.0 / 0 reviews
7 DANCE (Lanc)
0.0 / 0 reviews
8 Dance Society (Brampton Road)
0.0 / 0 reviews
9 First Aid Soc (Lancaster St Johns)
0.0 / 0 reviews
10 Football (Men's) (Carl)
0.0 / 0 reviews
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Rank Nightlife / Bar Name Student Rating
1 Outrageous Cabaret Bar
4.7 / 3 reviews
2 Walkabout (Carlisle)
4.0 / 5 reviews
3 House of Vodka
4.5 / 2 reviews
4 Open Mind
5.0 / 1 review
5 Club Concrete
2.8 / 10 reviews
6 Bar Solo
0.0 / 0 reviews
7 Beehive
0.0 / 0 reviews
8 Circle Cafe Bar
0.0 / 0 reviews
9 Club Britannia
0.0 / 0 reviews
10 Crown & Mitre Hotel
0.0 / 0 reviews
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Rank Freshers' Week Student Rating
1 Cumbria, University of
5.0 / 2 reviews
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Location Details

University of Cumbria
Carlisle City
CA1 2HH
United Kingdom