University of Hertfordshire One of the Top 9 UK Universities

The University of Hertfordshire is the UK's leading business-facing University and an exemplar in the sector. It is innovative and enterprising and challenges individuals and organisations to excel.

The University of Hertfordshire is one of the region's largest employers with over 2,700 staff and a turnover of more than £235 million. With a student community of over 24,500 including more than 2,000 international students from over eighty five different countries, the University has a global network of over 165,000 alumni.

The University has 10 Schools:

  • Computer Science
  • Creative Arts
  • Education
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Health and Social Work
  • Hertfordshire Business School
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Life and Medical Sciences
  • Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

And is a member of the Hertfordshire Higher Education Consortium.

Here's 18 reasons why you should join University of Hertfordshire in September 2018!

  1. We have a 96.1% Employability Rate, which means that most of our students are in work or further study after 6 months. This ranks us as 21st in the UK for employability.
  2. By choosing to study at Hertfordshire, you'll be guaranteed a room in our £120 million accommodation village on Campus!
  3. International students can have London on their doorstep by jumping on a 20 minute train from Hatfield Train Station.
  4. We have new postgraduate programmes with embedded work placements. Check our the new MSc International Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management as well as the MSc Finance and Investment Banking!
  5. We still offer our popular MSc Computer Science and MSc International Business which both have embedded work placements.
  6. Students can learn in their own way by studying at any time in either of our 24/7 Learning Resource Centres.
  7.  The Rookies have ranked our Animation, Illustration and Game Design programmes taught in the School of Creative Arts as the best in the UK.
  8.  We work with businesses in Hertfordshire and London to create opportunities for our students.
  9.  £15 million Sports Village with a 25 metre swimming pool, outdoor sports pitches, rock climbing wall and a modern strength and conditioning facility.
  10.  The Forum Hertfordshire, our on-campus, £38 million entertainments complex.
  11.  Our Economics course was ranked 2nd in the UK for the recent National Student Survey results.
  12.  Students in Life Sciences or Health can study in the new £50 million industry standard Science Building on our College Lane campus.
  13.  We are ranked in the Top 150 Young Universities in the World by Times Higher Education.
  14.  Engineering students can benefit from a Supersonic Wind and industry standard F1 Simulator, undergraduate degrees are all professionally accredited ‘Eng’ Qualifications. 
  15.  We are one of only a few Universities with a working observatory used for research and teaching on our Astrophysics courses.  
  16.  Film & TV students can learn in industry standard facilities such as our Television Studio using high quality modern equipment preparing them for graduate employment.
  17.  Law Students can practice their craft in our Replica Crown Court. It's so realistic that British TV Shows use it as a set for filming.
  18.  Finally, our degree fees are competitively priced in the sector and we offer scholarships worth up to £4,000 for exceptional applicants.

Photo Gallery: