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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 18.5%
Abertay 8.1%
Aberystwyth 9.5%
Anglia Ruskin 7.4%
Arts University Bournemouth 13.6%
Aston 9.0%
Bangor 8.7%
Bath 15.5%
Bath Spa 5.3%
Bedfordshire 9.2%
Birkbeck 3.2%
Birmingham 8.1%
Birmingham City 6.2%
Bishop Grosseteste 0.1%
Bolton 3.9%
Bournemouth 6.1%
Bradford 9.8%
Brighton 8.8%
Bristol 10.8%
Brunel 15.1%
Buckingham 23.3%
Bucks New 6.7%
Cambridge 12.4%
Canterbury Christ Church 3.7%
Cardiff 8.2%
Cardiff Metropolitan 13.9%
Central Lancashire 6.4%
Chester 2.9%
Chichester 2.3%
City, University of London 16.0%
Conservatoire for Dance and Drama 13.1%
Courtauld Institute of Art 6.9%
Coventry 19.5%
Cumbria 1.1%
De Montfort 5.9%
Derby 4.7%
Dundee 6.9%
Durham 13.0%
East Anglia 11.6%
East London 4.7%
Edge Hill 0.9%
Edinburgh 17.4%
Edinburgh Napier 11.5%
Essex 20.3%
Exeter 13.3%
Falmouth 7.7%
Glasgow 12.9%
Glasgow Caledonian 5.0%
Glasgow School of Art 20.4%
Gloucestershire 2.7%
Goldsmiths 11.4%
Greenwich 10.7%
Guildhall School of Music and Drama 14.0%
Harper Adams 2.0%
Heriot-Watt 11.2%
Hertfordshire 9.3%
Highlands and Islands 1.7%
Huddersfield 10.8%
Hull 6.3%
Imperial College London 22.4%
Keele 9.4%
Kent 14.6%
King's College London 14.4%
Kingston 11.2%
Lancaster 21.5%
Leeds 8.3%
Leeds Arts University 5.8%
Leeds Beckett 3.8%
Leeds Trinity University 0.7%
Leicester 13.4%
Lincoln 6.0%
Liverpool 18.9%
Liverpool Hope 1.5%
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts 21.2%
Liverpool John Moores 3.0%
London Metropolitan 8.5%
London School of Economics 20.4%
London South Bank 4.9%
Loughborough 7.4%
Manchester 17.2%
Manchester Metropolitan 4.8%
Middlesex 13.9%
Newcastle 10.8%
Newman 0.4%
Northampton 7.3%
Northumbria 6.7%
Norwich University of the Arts 6.0%
Nottingham 12.1%
Nottingham Trent 5.8%
Oxford 8.0%
Oxford Brookes 10.7%
Plymouth 6.9%
Portsmouth 12.0%
Queen Margaret 11.5%
Queen Mary 15.2%
Queen's – Belfast 4.9%
Ravensbourne 6.2%
Reading 12.4%
Robert Gordon 9.9%
Roehampton 5.9%
Rose Bruford College 16.2%
Royal Academy of Music 19.3%
Royal Agricultural University 4.3%
Royal Central School of Speech and Drama 7.5%
Royal College of Music 22.7%
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 17.6%
Royal Holloway 18.6%
Royal Northern College of Music 13.6%
Royal Veterinary College 9.5%
Salford 7.4%
Sheffield 13.5%
Sheffield Hallam 4.1%
SOAS University of London 14.8%
South Wales 7.8%
Southampton 12.6%
St Andrews 26.6%
St George's, University of London 6.5%
St Mary's 3.1%
Staffordshire 1.8%
Stirling 6.3%
Strathclyde 7.8%
Suffolk 1.9%
Sunderland 16.6%
Surrey 14.8%
Sussex 16.9%
Swansea 10.8%
Teesside 3.4%
Trinity Laban 16.6%
Ulster 4.0%
University College London 16.9%
University for the Creative Arts 9.4%
University of the Arts London 33.5%
University of Wales Trinity Saint David 4.5%
Warwick 15.4%
West London 9.6%
West of England, Bristol 8.0%
West of Scotland 6.2%
Westminster 15.8%
Winchester 5.2%
Worcester 4.5%
Wrexham Glyndŵr 8.2%
Writtle University College 7.0%
York 9.1%
York St John 5.3%

Based on data supplied by Higher Education Statistics Agency Limited (HESA), 2016-17. To comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Human Rights Acts 1998, all student numbers are rounded to the nearest 5.