WREXHAM Glyndwr University was ranked first in the UK for Adult Nursing for Overall Student Satisfaction in this year’s National Student Survey (NSS).
This prestigious honor comes at an exciting time for the university’s nursing department, just as contracts have been signed with Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) to launch an exciting series of new nursing and paramedical courses in Wrexham. Glyndwr.
Every final year student in the UK is invited to take the national survey, which gives them the opportunity to express their views on a wide range of issues about their university, teaching and assessment, academic support that he received – and more.
Now, Wrexham Glyndwr staff and students can share their joy at seeing the university show itself in this year’s NSS, which reveals that in addition to being at the top of the UK rankings for adult nursing across all With all but one of the sections of the survey, she also performed well in other areas such as sociology (which includes criminal justice).
Wrexham Glyndwr also ranked above all other Welsh universities on some key survey questions: ‘Teach in my course’, ‘Learning opportunities’ and ‘Assessment and feedback’.
The university is also ranked sixth in the UK for ‘The Teaching on My Course’ in the NSS 2021 among recognized UK organizations that can award degrees.
Overall, Wrexham Glyndwr was ranked fourth among Welsh universities for overall student satisfaction, an improvement from its previous ranking. It has also risen in the Student Voice ranking, coming in second among all Welsh universities.
Commenting on the survey results, Wrexham Glyndwr University Vice-Chancellor Prof. Maria Hinfelaar said: âThis is a fantastic result and a tribute to the close partnership between our staff and our students.
âEveryone has demonstrated resilience and adaptability in a once-in-a-century public health crisis, and worked so hard to provide a quality educational experience. ”
Stefanie Hartley, CEO of Wrexham Glyndwr University Students Union, added: âWe are extremely proud of these results after what has been an incredibly difficult year for students and for the industry.
âOur priority as a student union throughout the pandemic has been to stay as aligned as possible with the University so that we can set clear and consistent expectations for our students.
âWe have focused on providing regular, focused feedback from our student members directly to the University and we have made positive changes together.
âThis collaborative work is evidenced by the fantastic scores for teaching, feedback and in our own score as an SU ready and able to defend our students.
âWe have proven that the Glyndwr community stays together when times get tough and that we will always stay focused on providing the best possible student experience. ”