Rankings of Plymouth Marjon University

Plymouth Marjon University, usually abbreviated to Marjon, is the trading name of the University of St Mark and St John. Based in a single campus several miles north of Plymouth city centre, next to Derriford Hospital, Marjon delivers courses and programs from two faculties: Faculty of Education, and Enterprise & Culture and Faculty of Sport, Health & Wellbeing.

Latest ranking updates for Plymouth Marjon University
  • September 2023: The Guardian University League Tables by Subject (Business and Management) update. Plymouth Marjon University achieves place 25.
  • July 2023: Publication of Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities. Ranking position #4483.
  • June 2023: Plymouth Marjon University ranks 115 in the latest CUG The Complete University Guide from The University League Tables.
  • June 2023: Plymouth Marjon University ranks 77 in the latest CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject (Business & Management Studies) from The University League Tables.

University rankings

    • #63 
    • #80 
    The Times Good University Guide
    [Published 16 September, 2022]
    • #94 
    • #115 
    CUG The Complete University Guide
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #108 
    • #4483 
    Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
    [Published 31 July, 2023]

Historic rankings in TOP global university rankings

Subject rankings

Arts Visual & Performing

    • #59 
    • #71 
    Music
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]

Education

    • #4 
    • #5 
    Education
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #59 
    Education
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Social Studies & Humanities

    • #41 
    • #53 
    Psychology
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #63 
    • #75 
    Social Work
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #86 
    • #101 
    Sociology
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Sports Science

    • #51 
    • #67 
    Sports Science
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #60 
    • #76 
    Sports Science
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]

Highest subject rankings for Plymouth Marjon University

Education The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#5 
Education
Psychology CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#53 
Social Studies & Humanities
Sports Science CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#67 
Sports Science
Music The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#71 
Arts Visual & Performing

Student Reviews for Plymouth Marjon University

Student satisfaction:
4.5 (based on 209 student reviews)

“I really enjoyed studying for my degree at Marjon. The class sizes were always kept very small which helped create a relaxed atmosphere where I could get all the feedback necessary to motivate me and get me into the media career I wanted to be in.. Now I find myself in a position where I can take my career in a number of different directions so I’m very happy with my choice to study at Marjon.”

About Plymouth Marjon University

PROS

  • Small class sizes are highlighted by Marjon’s students for helping them participate more with the class, as well as giving them more access to their professor’s knowledge.
  • A recurring comment is that this university offers a strong sense of community, which is a consequence of people having the chance to get to know each other better on their small campus.
  • Marjon holds a Silver award from TEF, which is based on the teaching standard of academic institutions.

Key facts

Foundation year:
2012
Telephone:
+44 1752 636700
Address:
Derriford Road
PL6 8BH, Plymouth
England UK
Website:
https://www.marjon.ac.uk/
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NSS Aggregate Student reviews

Below you see the results of Plymouth Marjon University for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK universities.

130 total respondents

Student composition of Plymouth Marjon University

education and teaching:
760
Performing Arts:
660
Sport and Exercise Sciences:
510
Nursing and Midwifery:
230
Psychology:
170
medicine (non-specific):
60
allied health:
60
Business and Management:
45
English Studies:
5

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FAQ

Plymouth Marjon University ranks #106 in England UK in our meta ranking of 112 university rankings. See rankings of all 382 universities in England UK.

Plymouth Marjon University ranks #3 in Plymouth in our meta ranking. See rankings of all 5 universities in Plymouth.

Plymouth Marjon University is listed in The Times Good University Guide, CUG The Complete University Guide, Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities See all 5 rankings of Plymouth Marjon University.

Plymouth Marjon University achieved #80 in The Times Good University Guide. This is the university’s highest ranking in the 112 rankings tracked on our website. See all rankings for Plymouth Marjon University.

Plymouth Marjon University achieved the highest ranking for Education. It is ranked #5 in The Guardian University League Tables by Subject (Education). See all subject rankings for Plymouth Marjon University.

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