University of Northampton

About the institution

The University of Northampton has two campuses. Its Avenue campus is one mile from the town centre and its Park campus is a little further north. Facilities include a podiatry clinic where podiatry students can treat real patients and a pro bono advice clinic where law students can give legal advice to the public. One of the university’s main focuses is social enterprise; the university was awarded ‘Changemaker Campus’ status in 2013 by Ashoka U, the world’s leading networking of social entrepreneurs.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
13,287
Male UG students: 
37%
Female UG students: 
63%
Full-time students: 
81%
Under 21 on entry: 
56%
International: 
9%
Undergraduate: 
83%
Student-staff ratio: 
20.3
Average UCAS tariff: 
283.3

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 19%
2.1: 46%
2.2: 26%
Pass: 9%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

92%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
48%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
19,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment


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