Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London

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About the institution

Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London is based at Somerset House and focuses on the study of the history and conservation of art and architecture. Its research ranges from western antiquity to the global present. The Courtauld Gallery is famous for its Impressionist and Post-Impressionist pieces. The university also has several image libraries such as the Witt Library, containing photographs and reproductions of Western paintings, drawings and engravings from c.1200 to the present day.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
460
Male UG students: 
20%
Female UG students: 
80%
Full-time students: 
100%
Under 21 on entry: 
97%
International: 
16%
Undergraduate: 
33%
Student-staff ratio: 
10.0
Average UCAS tariff: 
445.0

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 41%
2.1: 49%
2.2: 10%
Pass: 0%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

95%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
43%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
20,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment
UCAS code: 
C80
Somerset House Strand London Westminster
Postcode: 
WC2R 0RN
Telephone number: 
020 7848 2777


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