Get to know what Plymouth has to offer
Student lifestyle and nightlife
Plymouth is so beautiful and things like going paddle boarding, wild swimming and watching the sunrise by the sea are actually the best things ever. I love it so much!
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Getting around the city
With a focus on sustainable travel our city-centre campus makes getting around on foot, by bike, or bus, simple. The majority of accommodation options are found on or in close proximity to campus, which keeps things simple and convenient.
Safety in the city
Our campus has a security team and we work closely with the local police to ensure that our campus and surrounding area is safe for our students.
Somewhere you can be you
- Join one of the Student Union's many cultural, faith and belief societies
- Enjoy a taste of authentic international cuisine at the Plymouth Market
- Make cross-cultural friendships at the Languages Café
- Make social connections through Global Buddies
- Visit the pastoral and spiritual support team on campus
Plymouth is an intricate city filled with hidden gems such as antique shops, little cafes with reading corners and amazing food! My flatmates and I try to explore as much as possible, and it still feels like a little holiday every time.
Car-free day trips away from the city
From picturesque beaches to quirky towns, the south-west has loads of places to visit, all within reach from Plymouth by public transport
From rambling walks to bouldering, there are loads of ways to experience the great outdoors on Plymouth’s doorstep