The University of Exeter has accepted an invitation to join the Russell Group of leading research-led universities.

University of Exeter joins the Russell Group

The University of Exeter has accepted an invitation to join the Russell Group, with effect from August 2012.

Russell Group universities are committed to the highest academic standards in both teaching and research. Universities within the group attract the best quality students not just from within the UK, but throughout the world. In a very competitive job market, graduates of Russell Group universities are highly sought after by employers both for their intellectual calibre and their transferrable skills.

The energy and ambition of our staff and students are making Exeter one of the most successful universities of the 21st century. We are proud that our progress has been recognised by the invitation to join this prestigious group.