University of Huddersfield

With a strong professional orientation and focus on employability, University of Huddersfield has a long reputation as a friendly and student centred university.

Key Facts/Academic Strengths

Ranked 1st in England for the proportion of staff with teaching qualifications.

Awarded Gold for the excellence of our teaching in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). 

Global Teaching Excellence Award from the Higher Education Academy (HEA).

All our undergraduate students have the opportunity to undertake professional work experience during their studies


A £22.5 million Student Central Building providing a unique hub with easy access to library, computing, sports, leisure and social activities.

The £3 million Buckley Innovation Centre provides opportunities to engage in collaborative research and development projects with science and technology companies.

A new £17 million Business School as an iconic addition to the campus.

International Student Community

The International Learning Development programme at Huddersfield is designed to help all international students get the most from their studies and achieve their full potential. Weekly sessions with a member of the Learning Support Team help students to settle into their studies, understand what their lecturers expect and get better grades.


The University of Huddersfield’s main campus is located in the heart of the town of Huddersfield. Huddersfield is a student friendly centre providing great value for money with a range of cultural and sporting attractions. The town is close to the Peak District National Park and is just a three hour train journey from London and half an hour from both Leeds and Manchester.