University of Hull: Statistics

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#564 of 14,131 In the World
#223 of 2,785 In Europe
#43 of 163 In the United Kingdom
#34 of 131 In England
#81 of 1,033 For International Law
Top50% For 211 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
79%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
www.hull.ac.uk
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate79%
Admissions RequirementsGeneral Certificate of Education (GCE) or equivalent qualifications with passes in 2 approved subjects at Ordinary ('O')/General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) level and 2 at Advanced ('A') level, or 1 at 'O' and 3 at 'A'. 2 Advanced Supplementary ('AS') level will be accepted in place of 1 'A' level in all relevant options of the general requirement. 'AS' levels will be accepted in place of 'O' level/GCSE subjects where they are specified in the general requirement
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)

We've calculated the 79% acceptance rate for University of Hull based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

University of Hull is a world-class research university with 33,062 scientific papers published and 674,641 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Biology, Environmental Science, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Computer Science, Political Science, and Law.

Publications
33,062
Citations
674,641

University of Hull majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
17,510 / 281,405
Biology
16,116 / 456,469
Environmental Science
13,250 / 304,121
Engineering
13,182 / 298,407
Physics
12,835 / 287,189
Chemistry
12,425 / 330,036
Medicine
12,029 / 303,040
Computer Science
10,742 / 211,432
Political Science
10,284 / 141,647
Law
9,265 / 136,351
Quantum and Particle physics
8,567 / 188,089
Philosophy
8,241 / 113,964
Sociology
8,223 / 136,683
Psychology
7,584 / 160,525
Geography and Cartography
7,149 / 136,302
Geology
6,929 / 176,920
History
6,693 / 83,187
Materials Science
6,548 / 169,232
Biochemistry
6,540 / 199,241
Organic Chemistry
6,353 / 187,258
Business
6,129 / 109,542
Ecology
5,640 / 167,432
Genetics
5,516 / 166,095
Mathematics
5,441 / 118,316
Economics
4,945 / 81,902
Paleontology
4,593 / 124,583
Archaeology
4,487 / 76,647
Pathology
4,385 / 134,179
Statistics
3,893 / 97,899
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
3,616 / 62,867
Linguistics
3,608 / 52,089
Psychiatry
3,566 / 91,937
Art & Design
3,529 / 36,374
Optical Engineering
3,411 / 72,839
Management
2,811 / 60,922
Surgery
2,688 / 81,589
Electrical Engineering
2,459 / 45,835
Nursing
2,427 / 55,332
Social Psychology
2,368 / 47,598
Mechanical Engineering
2,363 / 48,059

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 391 2510
1991 406 2528
1992 412 2839
1993 452 2899
1994 453 3033
1995 549 3346
1996 554 3661
1997 522 3470
1998 555 3886
1999 624 4548
2000 703 5310
2001 563 5930
2002 639 6487
2003 674 7945
2004 582 8729
2005 642 11284
2006 676 12038
2007 814 14232
2008 838 16563
2009 839 18401
2010 832 20355
2011 846 22519
2012 888 24964
2013 1013 27824
2014 1082 30192
2015 1108 31864
2016 1145 32966
2017 1150 35326
2018 1089 36110
2019 1256 41661
2020 1330 49173
2021 1485 63112
2022 1233 59198
Academic rankings

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Hull.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Postgraduate Diploma Music
Doctorate Accountancy, American Studies, Anthropology, Business Administration, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Education, Engineering, English, Film, Finance, Gender Studies, Health Sciences, International Studies, Law, Linguistics, Media Studies, Medicine, Modern Languages, Music, Nursing, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Theatre, Theology

University of Hull alumni

  1. Anthony Giddens, Baron Giddens

    Anthony Giddens, Baron Giddens
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1940-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    sociologistpoliticianuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Anthony Giddens, Baron Giddens is an English sociologist who is known for his theory of structuration and his holistic view of modern societies. He is considered to be one of the most prominent modern sociologists and is the author of at least 34 books, published in at least 29 languages, issuing on average more than one book every year. In 2007, Giddens was listed as the fifth most-referenced author of books in the humanities. He has academic appointments in approximately twenty different universities throughout the world and has received numerous honorary degrees.

  2. Ana Brnabić

    Ana Brnabić
    Born in
    Serbia Flag Serbia
    Years
    1975-.. (age 48)
    Enrolled in the University of Hull
    Graduated with Master of Business Administration
    Occupations
    economistinternational forum participantpolitician
    Biography

    Ana Brnabić is a Serbian politician serving as the prime minister of Serbia since 2017. She is the first woman and first openly gay person to hold the office.

  3. Genesis P-Orridge

    Genesis P-Orridge
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1950-2020 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    performance artistactorpoetsingervideo artist
    Biography

    Genesis Breyer P-Orridge was an English singer-songwriter, musician, poet, performance artist, visual artist, and occultist who rose to notoriety as the founder of the COUM Transmissions artistic collective and lead vocalist of seminal industrial band Throbbing Gristle. P-Orridge was also a founding member of Thee Temple ov Psychick Youth occult group, and fronted the experimental pop rock band Psychic TV.

  4. John Prescott

    John Prescott
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1938-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    Steward's assistantpoliticiantrade unionist
    Biography

    John Leslie Prescott, Baron Prescott is a British politician who served as Deputy Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007 and as First Secretary of State from 2001 to 2007. A member of the Labour Party, he was Member of Parliament (MP) for Kingston upon Hull East for 40 years, from 1970 to 2010. He was seen as the political link to the working class in a Labour Party increasingly led by modernising, middle-class professionals such as Tony Blair and Peter Mandelson and developed a reputation as a key conciliator in the often stormy relationship between Blair and Gordon Brown.

All 85 notable alumni

University of Hull faculties and divisions

Faculty : Arts and Social Sciences American Studies, Asian Studies, Criminology, Dutch, English, French, Gender Studies, German, Hispanic American Studies, History, Italian, Law, Modern Languages, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Scandinavian Languages, Theatre, Theology
Faculty : Education Education, Teacher Training
Faculty : Health and Social Care Community Health, Health Sciences, Medicine, Midwifery, Nursing, Psychology, Social Work
Faculty : Science and Engineering Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Geography, Mathematics, Organic Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, Regional Studies, Sports
Institute : Applied Ethics Ethics
Institute : Learning Continuing Education, Education, Educational Sciences, Vocational Education
Institute : Medical Cardiology, Clinical Psychology, Diabetology, Endocrinology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Respiratory Therapy, Surgery
School : Arts and New Media English, Media Studies, Music, Performing Arts, Theatre
School : Business Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, International Business, Management, Marketing, Sports Management
School : Medicine Medicine

General information

Founded 1954
Motto Lampada ferens
Bearing the Torch
Colors royal blue, gold

Location and contacts

Address Cottingham Road
Hull, HU6 7RX
United Kingdom
City population 260,000

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