The University of Huddersfield is an award-winning, TEF gold-rated University. You’ll benefit from inspirational teaching and learning and top class facilities and resources. We’ve invested over £150 million in some exciting new buildings to make our campus a great place to be.
Our campus is located right in the heart of a vibrant town, surrounded by beautiful countryside. As it’s part of Yorkshire, it’s also one of the friendliest places on earth! It’s in a great central location in the UK with Manchester and Leeds just a quick train ride away and it’s also well connected to the M62 and M1.
Huddersfield is a cosmopolitan, bustling and energetic place with a great choice of bars, restaurants, sporting facilities and shopping. Unlike some large cities, Huddersfield offers a relatively low cost of living, giving you more for your money.
To find out for yourself what makes Huddersfield so special, come and visit us.
Why choose Huddersfield?
Why do nearly 20,000 students choose to study at Huddersfield?
- Teaching excellence – Here at Huddersfield, you’ll be taught by some of the best lecturers in the country. We’ve been the English university with the highest proportion of professionally-qualified teaching staff for the past four years.* We’re one of only three universities in Yorkshire to have been rated gold for our teaching in the TEF.
- We’re top 15 in the UK for placement years in industry.** Placements are a key part of our courses as we know how much employers value graduates with real-world experience.
- A fantastic record of graduate employability. 97.3%*** of our undergraduate students go on to work and/or further study within six months of graduating. This places us in the top 20 UK Higher Education providers.
* HESA - First awarded in 2016, maintained in 2017, 2018 and 2019
**HESA Student Record 2017/18
***Destinations of Leavers Survey 2016/17
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What our students love about Huddersfield
If you want to know what student life’s really like in Huddersfield, it’s best you hear it straight from our students. They can tell you everything you need to know from work placements and student societies to tips on managing money and revising for exams.
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