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Percentage of International Students at UK Universities

The proportion of first degree international students in each of the UK's universities. As emphasised earlier, you must understand the quality of course and university, and take a look at the university profiles for more information. 

Percentage of International Students by University

Institution % of International Students
Aberdeen 18.7%
Abertay 7.7%
Aberystwyth 9.2%
Anglia Ruskin 7.9%
Arts University Bournemouth 13.9%
Aston 9.8%
Bangor 9.2%
Bath 16.3%
Bath Spa 5.6%
Bedfordshire 8.9%
Birkbeck 3.4%
Birmingham 8.3%
Birmingham City 6.2%
Bishop Grosseteste 0.1%
Bolton 3.9%
Bournemouth 6.5%
Bradford 9.6%
Brighton 8.8%
Bristol 11.6%
Brunel 14.0%
Buckingham 24.5%
Bucks New 6.9%
Cambridge 12.6%
Canterbury Christ Church 3.5%
Cardiff 8.5%
Cardiff Metropolitan 12.2%
Central Lancashire 6.3%
Chester 3.0%
Chichester 2.3%
City, University of London 16.3%
Conservatoire for Dance and Drama 13.7%
Courtauld Institute of Art 6.7%
Coventry 21.0%
Cumbria 1.1%
De Montfort 6.6%
Derby 5.1%
Dundee 7.1%
Durham 13.4%
East Anglia 12.4%
East London 4.5%
Edge Hill 0.9%
Edinburgh 18.3%
Edinburgh Napier 11.8%
Essex 21.4%
Exeter 14.3%
Falmouth 8.9%
Glasgow 13.5%
Glasgow Caledonian 4.9%
Glasgow School of Art 21.8%
Gloucestershire 2.9%
Goldsmiths 12.5%
Greenwich 10.3%
Guildhall School of Music and Drama 15.6%
Harper Adams 1.9%
Heriot-Watt 11.3%
Hertfordshire 9.2%
Highlands and Islands 1.7%
Huddersfield 10.3%
Hull 6.4%
Imperial College London 23.3%
Keele 9.9%
Kent 15.0%
King's College London 15.2%
Kingston 10.5%
Lancaster 22.4%
Leeds 8.7%
Leeds Arts University 6.3%
Leeds Beckett 3.6%
Leeds Trinity University 0.7%
Leicester 12.6%
Lincoln 6.3%
Liverpool 20.7%
Liverpool Hope 1.5%
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts 22.0%
Liverpool John Moores 3.1%
London Metropolitan 8.0%
London School of Economics 21.9%
London South Bank 5.0%
Loughborough 7.5%
Manchester 17.5%
Manchester Metropolitan 4.9%
Middlesex 14.2%
Newcastle 11.3%
Newman 0.4%
Northumbria 6.5%
Norwich University of the Arts 6.5%
Nottingham 12.3%
Nottingham Trent 6.1%
Oxford 7.9%
Oxford Brookes 10.7%
Plymouth 6.5%
Portsmouth 12.8%
Queen Margaret 11.4%
Queen Mary 16.8%
Queen's – Belfast 5.2%
Ravensbourne 6.5%
Reading 13.1%
Robert Gordon 9.7%
Roehampton 6.8%
Rose Bruford College 15.6%
Royal Academy of Music 20.8%
Royal Agricultural University 4.6%
Royal Central School of Speech and Drama 8.0%
Royal College of Music 22.7%
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 18.8%
Royal Holloway 19.2%
Royal Northern College of Music 14.4%
Royal Veterinary College 9.8%
Salford 7.2%
Sheffield 13.9%
Sheffield Hallam 4.0%
SOAS University of London 15.5%
South Wales 7.3%
Southampton 12.8%
Southampton Solent 11.5%
St Andrews 25.6%
St George's, University of London 5.3%
St Mary's 3.1%
Staffordshire 1.7%
Stirling 6.4%
Strathclyde 8.3%
Suffolk 1.9%
Sunderland 16.6%
Surrey 15.8%
Sussex 19.2%
Swansea 11.8%
Teesside 3.4%
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance 17.1%
Ulster 3.9%
University College London 17.2%
University for the Creative Arts 12.1%
University of the Arts London 33.7%
University of Wales Trinity Saint David 4.4%
Warwick 15.7%
West London 9.6%
West of England, Bristol 8.1%
West of Scotland 6.4%
Westminster 15.3%
Winchester 5.2%
Worcester 4.6%
Wrexham Glyndŵr 7.9%
Writtle University College 6.7%
York 9.5%
York St John 5.3%

Based on data supplied by Higher Education Statistics Agency Limited (HESA), 2016-2017. To comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Human Rights Acts 1998, all student numbers are rounded to the nearest 5.