The University of Winchester
Winchester, United Kingdom
The University of Winchester is a British public university primarily based in Winchester, Hampshire, England. Winchester is a historic cathedral city and the ancient capital of Wessex and the Kingdom of England. The University was shortlisted for 'University of the Year' in the 2009 THE (Times Higher Education) Awards. In the 2008 RAE (Research Assessment Exercise), 75% of the University's research submitted was considered internationally recognised, with some research achieving the highest grade possible (4*) and a rating of "quality that is world-leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour". In The Guardian University Guide 2009 Winchester is ranked in the top 25 universities for satisfaction with teaching. In the 2009 National Student Survey the university received a rating of 100% satisfaction for its History course, the joint highest in the country.