Why choose the University of Huddersfield?
About the University of Huddersfield
The University of Huddersfield is a modern and innovative university, dedicated to helping students towards career success. Through career-focused degrees, excellent teaching and a supportive learning experience, students at Huddersfield find themselves equipped with the skills and confidence for personal and professional success.
A top student experience
The University is second in the UK for best student experience, as voted for by international students in the International Student Barometer in 2018. Unlike some larger cities, Huddersfield offers a relatively low cost of living, giving you more for your money. This means it’s easier to enjoy all that Huddersfield, the University and the surrounding areas have to offer.
With a thriving campus community, you’ll find 120 nationalities represented at the University and more than 100 student-run clubs for you to join. There’s something for every interest, ranging from sports and music to academic, politics and religion. And if you think something’s missing, you can always create your own.
Gain practical experience
The University of Huddersfield is one of the top universities in the UK for providing students with work placements to ensure they develop practical career skills alongside the theoretical knowledge gained through their degree. The University offers ‘sandwich’ courses, which are developed in conjunction with global employers and industry, where students have the chance to complete a 12-month paid work placement as part of their degree.
Develop your potential
The International Learning Support Programme is a specialist team helping international students adapt to studying in the UK and life in Huddersfield. Through their dedicated support, guidance and resources, you can achieve the best possible degrees and future success.
Explore our range of pathway programmes at the International Study Centre and prepare for your degree of choice at Huddersfield.
How to apply
Ready to apply? Discover how to submit an application and learn more about fees, term dates and entry requirements.