University of St Andrews
7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 16 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Because the town is quite small and isolated, it can feel like you are trapped in the 'bubble' so I sometimes need to escape to Edinburgh or Dundee."
Quality of facilities
7.4 / 10
Night life
5.7 / 10
Student union
7.1 / 10
How diverse is your university
5.9 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.7 / 10
Structure of courses
7.8 / 10
Preparation for a job
5.9 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"It's close to Edinburgh and Dundee so you can get access to Primark and other big..."

Night life

"There are only a few places to go out, but the social scene (house parties etc) doesn't..."

Clubs and social environment

"The sports clubs are a very good way to make friends. They meet several times a week..."

Diverse backgrounds

"It's very diverse in terms of nationality. In terms of overall students, it does..."

Careers services

"I've had a few sessions at the careers centre but they weren't very helpful. I haven't..."


"I love the town, it's small, pretty and by the sea. There's good support in place..."


"It's a small city and it can sometimes be hard to find something to do during free..."

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