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Keele Music Forum: ‘Gravitonicity: towards a Model of the 'Gravitation' in Music
Keele Music Forum: A new methodology for studying sample-based music’
Keele Music Forum: Decolonising the Music/Music Technology curriculum – open forum
Keele Music Forum: Russian Repertoire 1, Piano Recital/talk including works by Scriabin, Rachmaninov, Blumenfeld and Tchaikovsky
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Facts and Figures
Top 3 in England for overall Student Satisfaction NSS 2019 (broad-based universities)
GOLD in the Teaching Excellence Framework Also Top 5 in the UK (THE ranking, broad-based universities)
96% graduate employability HESA - Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education 2017
Joint 1st in England for student satisfaction with course Guardian University League Table, 2019
1st for affordability Marbles.com, 2016
600+ acres Britain's biggest single-site campus
Global top 25 for campus sustainability UI Green Metric ranking, 2020