The University of Warwick is a public research university in the West Midlands and Warwickshire, England, on the outskirts of Coventry. The university was established in 1965 as part of a government drive to increase higher education opportunities. The university is considered as one of the country's premier institutions, with over 28,000 students enrolled from 147 countries, and is ranked 7th overall among UK research universities, despite its youth. The University's motto is "Mens agitat molem," which translates to "Mind moves matter." The University's chancellor is Baroness Ashton of Upholland.
The University of Warwick is headquartered on a 290-hectare (720-acre) campus on the outskirts of Coventry, with a satellite campus in Wellesbourne and a central London headquarters at the Shard. It is divided into three faculties: Arts, Science, Engineering, and Medicine, and Social Sciences, with 32 departments each. Warwick has around 26,531 full-time students and 2,492 academic and research employees as of 2019. In 2019/20, it had a combined profit of £679.9 million, with £131.7 million coming from research grants and contracts. The Warwick Arts Centre is a multi-venue arts complex on the university's main campus, and it is the country's largest venue of its sort outside of London.
The Faculty of Arts, Science, Medicine and Engineering, and the Faculty of Social Sciences make up the University of Warwick. Warwick Institution was recently named the finest university in the UK for teaching quality, as well as the runner-up for University of the Year (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022). The University of Warwick is also the sixth most sought after by the UK's top graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2021, High Fliers Research Ltd.)
Tuition fees for the academic year 2021/22 cover the majority of your study expenditures, including instruction and assessment, and are payable at the beginning of each academic year. Tuition rates for undergraduate full-time degrees will vary from £21,220 to £27,060 for international fee-payers. Tuition prices for full-time postgraduate taught programmes will vary from £18,790 to £43,950 for international fee-payers. Fees for the academic year 2022/23 will be released in the spring of 2022.
The University of Warwick, which has over 9,500 students from 147 countries, provides award-winning assistance to students both before and throughout their studies. Students are well prepared for life at the University through pre-departure briefings, immigration advice, and orientation programmes.
Warwick has its own recruitment agency to assist students in finding permanent or temporary jobs on campus or with nearby businesses that will allow them to continue their education. Students will get the opportunity to interact with a variety of organisations at jobs fairs and employer presentations, while the Careers Team provides a broad range of information, assistance, and tools to support your career decision-making. There is also helpful advice on application and interview preparation, as well as access to a vast variety of reference books and internet resources on career planning.
The University of Warwick offers one of the most diverse housing options in the UK, with options to fit every need and budget. Flats or halls of residence with en-suite or shared toilet facilities are available, as well as a limited quantity of same-sex housing.
The following dates of the session of 2021-22 have been reported by the official academic calendar uploaded on University of Warwick's website.
|Term dates 2021-22|
|Welcome Weekend||Saturday 25 September 2021 to Sunday 26 September 2021|
|Welcome Week||Monday 27 September 2021 to Sunday 3 October 2021|
|Autumn Term||Monday 4 October 2021 to Saturday 11 December 2021|
|Spring Term||Monday 10 January 2022 to Saturday 19 March 2022|
|Summer Term||Monday 25 April 2022 to Saturday 2 July 2022|
A MPhil/PhD is required for applicants for a School of Engineering Postgraduate Scholarship.
Applicants must be able to pay their own tuition at home (typically UK national).
Any Engineering discipline is open to applicants.