Lying on the River Eve, the historical city of Exeter is located within the ceremonial county of Devon and is the ideal location to set your sights on a prosperous future, with the city identified as one of the ten most profitable places to run a business in the UK. Those seeking broader horizons will be able to enjoy the educational facilities on offer at the ‘2012 Sunday Times University of the Year’ award-winning University of Exeter or study a broad range of higher educational courses at the more intimate setting of Exeter College.
Exeter may not offer the non-stop clubbing nightlife of London, but it certainly provides more than enough variety to ensure that whether into Indie Rock, Dubstep or cheesy pop classics, you will find more than enough reasons to stay out late. Our favourite hotspots of Mosaic, Mama Stones, Amber Rooms and Arena can all be relied upon to make the next day’s lecture that little bit harder to get out of bed for.
A broad cultural heritage ensures that whether taking in the history of Exeter Cathedral, the architectural delights of Haldon Belvedere or the stunning scenery of Haldon Forest Park, there is always a beautiful backdrop to student life in Exeter. Of course, those searching for hidden mysteries are urged to peruse the winding wonder of Exeter’s Underground Passages. Just make sure you don’t get lost before your next class.
The city centre ensures student discounts galore, with large high street names and smaller boutiques all catering to the influx of new customers, whilst a wide range of cinemas, restaurants and supermarkets ensure that you will remain well fed and well entertained by the student life in Exeter.
Student accommodation in Exeter offers a broad range of possibilities, with different facilities and budgetary requirements easily met. For our list of the best Exeter Student Halls, please see below: