International Study Centre

Why choose the University of Huddersfield?

Why 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.

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.


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"The University has great facilities, especially for my course. Having hands on experience in workshops and visiting manufacturing facilities maximises the thrill and experience. It makes me feel confident and prepared to start my career after graduating."

Ali from Palestine

Studied International Foundation Year - Computing, Engineering and Science

Now studying Mechanical Engineering MEng