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Exeter University is a leading research-intensive university in South West England. Its two main campuses (Streatham and St Luke’s) are based int he historic city of Exeter (Devon), while its other two campuses are in Truro and Penryn (both in Cornwall). It is a member of the prestigious Russell group of research intensive universities.
Streatham is an extremely pleasant campus overlooking the city of Exeter. It is dotted with galleries, museums, a theatre, and many sculptures and works of art. It also is the centre of the University’s social life and sporting life and many of the University’s academic facilities.
St Lukes is a short walk from the centre of Exeter and is home to the Graduate School of Education, the Department of Sport and Health Sciences, and the University’s Medical School.
The campus in Penrhyn is shared with the University of Falmouth, in Cornwall.
Alumni of the University of Exeter include: JK Rowling, Caroline Lucas (Leader of the UK Green Party), Apprentice winner Katie Hopkins and Home Secretary Sajid Javid.