University of Warwick was established in 1961 and received its Royal Charter of Incorporation in 1965. The University initially admitted a small intake of graduate students in 1964 and took its first 450 undergraduates in October 1965. In October 2007, the student population was over 16,646 of which 7009 are postgraduates. 20% of the student body comes from overseas and over 125 countries are represented on the campus.
From its beginnings, the University has sought to be excellent in both teaching and research. It has now secured its place as one of the UK’s leading research universities, confirmed by the Results of the government’s Research Assessment Exercises of 1986, 1989, 1992, 1996, 2001 and 2008.
Campus of University of Warwick –
The main campus of the University is situated on a large 700 acre campus which straddles the boundary between the City of Coventry and the County of Warwickshire. The campus occupies 290 hectares on three adjacent sites: Central campus, Gibbet Hill campus and Westwood campus.
Why Choose University of Warwick?-
- Outstanding provider status as recognized by of sted.
- A large and varied student body that create a vibrant learning culture
- Excellent teaching and academic staff with many top experts in their fields
- Educational research at WIE was rated 8th in the country in the last Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) in 2008.
- 60 per cent of Warwick’s education research was rated as ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.
Facilities of University of Warwick-
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Medicine
- Faculty of Science
- Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculties at University of Warwick –
- IT Services
- Learning Resource Centre
- Lecture Rooms
- sport and leisure facilities
- Computer Centre
- E-learning Centre
Schools at Cranfield University –
- School of Applied Sciences
- Cranfield Defence and Security
- Computer Centre
- School of Engineering
- Cranfield Health
- Cranfield School of Management