Based in the southwest of England, in the idyllic county of Gloucestershire, we are an historic university, educating students since 1847.
Benefit from expert researchers and lecturers, small class sizes and a personal study experience. We offer over 200 courses across a range of levels and covering a broad range of subjects. We also offer English Language support to help students prepare for and succeed in their course.
Each of our academic schools contribute to our learning-led, research-informed environment. We embed research in all our activities, ensuring students and staff benefit from and contribute to vibrant subject communities, engaged in fundamental and applied research.
Our research priority areas are themes built on existing research strength and areas for investment in the future. Our research priority areas are:
We offer placement year and short work experience options through our Degreeplus initiative, giving you valuable work experience for the job market. 95% of our graduates find jobs or further study within six months of graduating . We score 94% in students satisfaction with Careers Advice.
The international development centre team is here to help all prospective and current international students before and during their studies at the university.
Our accommodation guarantee offers a guaranteed place in university or partner halls of residence for undergraduate, postgraduate and international students.
Over 500 open access computers and free Wi-Fi is provided at our three campuses. You can wirelessly print in our libraries too. Extensive photocopying facilities are provided within each library.
If an emergency takes place on campus, appropriate staff will contact next of kin (without the student's permission), if it is deemed appropriate.
The University of Gloucestershire has three campuses: