The University of St Andrews

4.4 from 109 ratings
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2/354 Universities
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3.8 / 26 reviews
Party Vibe: 
3.1 / 26 reviews
Halls of Residence: 
3.8 / 38 reviews
Clubs & Societies: 
4.7 / 7 reviews
Freshers' Week: 
4.0 / 4 reviews

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Overall Rating
Top 5 University

Overview

The University of St Andrews is a public research university in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland. St Andrews is made up from a variety of institutions, including three constituent colleges (United College, St Mary's College, and St Leonard's College) and 18 academic schools organised into four faculties. The university occupies historic and modern buildings located throughout the town.

  • Total Students
    9,735
  • Male / Female Students
    60% Female 40% Male
  • Full / Part Time
    85% Full Time 15% Part Time
  • International Students
    46% International 54% UK

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The University of St Andrews Reviews

4.4 / 109 reviews
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  • 4 Stars
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  • 3 Stars
    10
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7th February 2018
Lovely place to study. The libraries are full of rare documents, very complete. There are various accommodations so adapted to everyone. The surrounding is full of surprises (landscape...). The student union is amazingly big, we can easily find a suitable society !
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30th January 2018
Going to this unique university was an excellent decision. This is due to the nature of the academic courses, the diverse people that you meet and the beauty of the surroundings.
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Rankings

Rank City Student Rating
47 Lancaster
3.8 / 31 reviews
48 Salford
4.0 / 19 reviews
49 Twickenham Town
4.3 / 10 reviews
50 Derby
3.8 / 27 reviews
51 St Andrews
3.8 / 26 reviews
52 Chelmsford City
4.2 / 11 reviews
53 Carlisle City
4.2 / 10 reviews
54 Huddersfield
3.9 / 16 reviews
55 Loughborough
3.7 / 22 reviews
56 Ormskirk
3.7 / 22 reviews
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Rank Hall Name Student Rating
1 Agnes Blackadder Hall
4.0 / 14 reviews
2 David Russell Apartments
3.8 / 9 reviews
3 Andrew Melville Hall
5.0 / 2 reviews
4 Fife Park
3.5 / 4 reviews
5 St Salvador's Hall and Gannochy
4.0 / 2 reviews
6 McIntosh Hall
3.5 / 2 reviews
7 University Hall
3.5 / 2 reviews
8 John Burnet Hall
4.0 / 1 review
9 St Regulus Hall
4.0 / 1 review
10 Albany Park
2.0 / 1 review
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Rank Society and Clubs Name Student Rating
1 Ballroom & Latin American Dancing
5.0 / 1 review
2 Computing
5.0 / 1 review
3 Netball Club
5.0 / 1 review
4 Tennis Club
5.0 / 1 review
5 Vegan & Vegetarian
5.0 / 1 review
6 Guide Dog
4.0 / 1 review
7 Law
4.0 / 1 review
8 A Cappella
0.0 / 0 reviews
9 Action for Muona
0.0 / 0 reviews
10 Afro-Caribbean
0.0 / 0 reviews
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Rank Nightlife / Bar Name Student Rating
1 Club 601
3.8 / 8 reviews
2 The Main Bar
5.0 / 2 reviews
3 The Whey Pat Tavern
4.3 / 3 reviews
4 Sandy's Bar
4.0 / 3 reviews
5 Vic St Andrews
4.0 / 3 reviews
6 The Rule
4.0 / 2 reviews
7 Beacon Bar
4.0 / 1 review
8 Aikman's
0.0 / 0 reviews
9 Central Bar
0.0 / 0 reviews
10 The Criterion
0.0 / 0 reviews
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Rank Freshers' Week Student Rating
1 St Andrews, University of
4.0 / 4 reviews
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Location Details

The University of St Andrews
St Andrews
KY16 9AX
United Kingdom
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