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Student numbers

These figures are for 2013/14 and are taken from the HESA Student Record. The figures are headcount. Please note that figures do not Associate Research students.

Complete Overall Population

 Study type  Values Student Count 2013-14  Session Student % 2013-14
Undergraduate 4916 55.6%
Postgraduate Taught 2923 33.1%
Postgraduate Research 772 8.7%
Undergraduate Visting 229 2.6%
Grand Total 8840 100.0%

 

Student Numbers by School

 School Study type  Values Student Count 2013-14  Session Student % 2013-14
Arts & Humanities Undergraduate 2003 22.7%
  Postgraduate Taught 690 7.8%
  Postgraduate Research 255 2.9%
Arts & Humanities Total   2948 33.3%
Culture and Society Undergraduate 1634 18.5%
  Postgraduate Taught 793 9.0%
  Postgraduate Research 350 4.0%
Culture and Society Total   2777 31.4%
Individuals, Systems & Organisations Undergraduate 1279 14.5%
  Postgraduate Taught 1436 16.2%
  Postgraduate Research 167 1.9%
Individuals, Systems & Organisations Total   2882 32.6%
International Office Undergraduate Visting 229 2.6%
International Office Total   229 2.6%
Goldsmiths Learning Enhancement Unit Postgraduate Taught 4 0.0%
Goldsmiths Learning Enhancement Unit Total   4 0.0%
Grand Total   8840 100.0%

 

Undergraduate Full Time 4771 54.0%
  Part Time 138 1.6%
  FT Year Out 7 0.1%
Postgraduate Taught Full Time 1841 20.8%
  Part Time 837 9.5%
  FT Interrupted 123 1.4%
  PT Interrupted 122 1.4%
Postgraduate Research Full Time 280 3.2%
  Part Time 220 2.5%
  FT Interrupted 30 0.3%
  FT Writing Up 150 1.7%
  PT Writing Up 92 1.0%
Undergraduate Visting Full Time 229 2.6%
Grand Total   8840 100.0%

 

Domicile

DomicileUGPGTPGRUG (visiting)Total% Total
Home and EU students
United Kingdom 3,948 1,813 417 4 6,182 69.9%
Other EU 377 385 153 11 926 10.5% 
Subtotal 4,325 2,198 570 15 7,108 80.4% 
International students 591 725 202 214 1,732 19.6% 
Grand Total 4,916 2,923 772 229 8,840 100.0%

Gender

StudentsFemaleMaleTotal
  Number % Number % Number
Undergraduate 3,172 35.9% 1,744 19.7% 4,916
Postgraduate – Taught 2,138 24.2% 785 8.9% 2,923
Postgraduate – Research 452 5.1% 320 3.6% 772
Undergraduate - visiting 143 1.6% 86 1.0% 229
Grand Total 5,905 66.8% 2,935 33.2% 8,840

Age on entry

AgeUGPGTPGRUG (visiting)Total% Total
20 & under 1690   - - 31 1721 19.5%
21-24 2331 726 9 184 3,250 36.8%
25 & over 895 2197 763 14 3,869 43.7%
Grand Total 4,916 2,923 772 229 8,840 100.0%

Ethnic origin

Ethnic originUGPGTPGRUG (visiting)Total% Total
Arab 28 33  - 66 1.6%
Asian or Asian British – Bangladeshi 218 25 - 249 2.9%
Asian or Asian British – Indian 87 58 14  4 163 1.9%
Asian or Asian British – Pakistani 82 36  - 122 1.3%
Black or Black British – African 244 153  16  2 415 4.7%
Black or Black British – Caribbean 186 75  17  4 282 3.1% 
Chinese 165 225 24  5 419 4.8%
Gypsy or traveller -  - -
Not known/ information refused 70  90 32  12 204 2.3%
Mixed – White & Asian 88  35 3 128 1.4% 
Mixed – White & Black African 64  16 -  80  0.9%
Mixed – White & Black Caribbean 105  20 - 129 1.4%
Other or other mixed background 551 377  116  39 1,083 12.2%
White 3028 1780  532  160 5,500 62.2%
Grand Total 4,916  2,923  772  229 8,840 100% 

Disability

DisabilityUGPGTPGRUG (visiting)Total% Total
A disability not listed below 62 25 10 2 99 1.1% 
A long-standing illness or health condition such as cancer, HIV, diabetes, chronic heart disease, or epilepsy 54 36 10 2 102 1.1% 
A mental health condition, such as depression, schizophrenia or anxiety disorder 226 62 18 9 315 4.7%
A physical impairment or mobility issues, such as difficulty using arms or using a wheelchair or crutches 17 4 8 2 31 0.3% 
A social/communication impairment such as Asperger's syndrome/other autistic spectrum disorder 18 5 2 - 25 0.3% 
A specific learning difficulty such as dyslexia, dyspraxia or AD(H)D 438 221 43 4 706 8% 
Blind or a serious visual impairment uncorrected by glasses 2 3 3 - 8 0.0% 
Deaf or a serious hearing impairment 7 4 4 - 15 0.1% 
Multiple disabilities 36 16 2 - 54 0.6% 
Total students with disability 860 376 100 19 1,355 16.2%
No known disability 4056 2,547 672 210 7,485 83.8% 
Grand Total 4,916 2,923 772 229 8,840  100%

Content last modified: 09 Feb 2015

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