Geography students at Leicester are 92% satisfied with course in the National Student Survey

Posted by fh56 at Aug 23, 2011 08:43 AM |
The National Student Survey 2009, an independent survey where students rate their courses, has rated Geography at the University of Leicester very highly for the fourth year running with 92% overall course satisfaction.

Physical Geography performed particularly well, being ranked 7 out of 64 institutions with 96% satisfaction.

Professor Heiko Balzter, Head of Geography said,

Once again our students have indicated they are some of the most satisfied geography students in the country. My colleagues in the department strive to deliver a high quality teaching programme that offers life-changing degree programmes, excellent field course locations and dedicated student support. Geography at Leicester is a top place to study. Our Department was also ranked 8th for Geography in the UK by the Guardian Good University Guide 2010.

The University of Leicester overall was placed second overall amongst full time students taught at mainstream universities with Cambridge coming top in England. For the fifth successive year, the University has been ranked top in the Midlands.

Results from the NSS are reported on the Unistats web site.
For more information, please contact the Department of Geography on 0116 2523853 or email



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