UNIVERSITIES

Taking your education to the next level…

Going to University – At one point or another in their high school lives, students are faced with two big questions: should they go to university?…and if so, which one?  This page is designed to help you with that choice…

 

UNIVERSITY OF GIBRALTAR

 

University of Gibraltar: A high-quality British education in the sun

The University of Gibraltar encapsulates so much of what appeals about Gibraltar as a whole: warm, inviting and focused on building a strong and welcoming community. It’s safe and sunny location make it the perfect place to study, make connections and enjoy your downtime.

Employability and professional development are at the core of what the University does. All programmes align to UK quality standards and offer a rich experience that develops students to be ready for the workplace, while building relationships with industries on both a local and international level.

Students also benefit from Gibraltar’s vibrant ecosystem of international businesses. Some of the world’s top employers operate from Gibraltar, meaning you will never be short of networking opportunities.

UK-aligned standards and a personal approach

The University of Gibraltar offers a small, yet diverse portfolio of courses that are focused and personal. Subjects offered include business, leadership, maritime science, marine science, teaching and nursing. Its undergraduate business degree stands out as it offers annual industry placements and the choice of majors which include marketing, management, finance and accounting.

Students benefit from small class sizes and close relationships with tutors, which places emphasis on the student and makes studying effective as it can be. Students also get the chance to experience placements during each year of study, so that what is learned in theory can be put into practice.

If you are looking to progress your career or gain a new skill, the University offers a number of professional development opportunities in a range of subject areas. The Europa Point Language Centre offers high-quality courses in English and Spanish for general or specific purposes.

INFORMATION

Website

www.unigib.edu.gi

Social

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/unigib

Twitter: @Uni_Gib

Contact   Christian Camilleri

Phone number: +350 20071000

Contact email: [email protected]

UNIVERSITY OF SURREY

The University of Surrey is a global community of ideas and people, dedicated to life-changing education and research.

Set on a beautiful and vibrant campus, we provide exceptional teaching and practical learning to inspire and equip our students for personal and professional success, with the vast majority of our students taking up professional training placements as a part of their degree.

Set in the bustling town of Guildford in the heart of the southeast of England, the University is easily accessible by road and rail, with great connections to London.

INFORMATION

Website:

www.surrey.ac.uk

www.surrey.ac.uk/international

www.surrey.ac.uk/spain

www.surrey.ac.uk/fees-and-funding

Social:

Facebook:/universityofsurrey

Twitter: @surreyint

Phone number: +44(0)1483683382

Contact name: Becci Denmark

Contact email: [email protected]

UNIVERSITY OF SUNDERLAND

Established in 1901, we now have 17,000 students and three campuses located in the coastal city of Sunderland, in London and in Hong Kong. We are proud of our facilities and offer a 24/7 library, student welfare services for academic and health issues, and a careers advice department to support students while they study with us and up to three years after graduation.

The University was awarded Silver by the Higher Education Funding Council for England. The Guardian ranked us sixth in the UK for filmmaking and illustration.

INFORMATION

Website: www.sunderland.ac.uk

Social:

Facebook: /sunderlanduniversity

Twitter: @sunderlanduni

Phone number: +44 (0)1915 152 000

Contact name: Constantinos Dimitriadis (Costas)

Contact email: [email protected]

CANTERBURY CHRIST CHURCH UNIVERSITY

We are a modern university with an international profile, attracting students from across the globe. Our main campus is based in Canterbury’s World Heritage Site, just 1 hour from London and 2 hours from Paris. We offer hundreds of courses for undergraduates and postgraduates in the arts and humanities, applied and social sciences, business and health, and are among the best in the country for teacher training. We also have excellent English Language tuition as well as an exciting International Foundation Year Programme. Our academic staff are experts in their field but more importantly they are committed to passing their knowledge on to you, equipping you with the skills you need for life after university. We have a strong track record for ensuring students of all abilities, and from all backgrounds, succeed and reach their full potential and hope you too will consider joining our community.

INFORMATION

Website

cccu.canterbury.ac.uk

www.canterbury.ac.uk/study-here/why-christ-church.aspx

Social

Facebook: /ChristChurchUni

Twitter: @canterburyccuni

Phone number: +44(0) 1227 923433

Delegate name: Laura Spencer

Delegate email: [email protected]

UNIVERSITY OF KENT

Kent is a UK leading university. Awarded Gold, the highest rating, in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework, and with a global reputation for excellence, we offer you outstanding teaching, world-leading research, stunning study locations and a superb student experience. Because our academics are engaged in high-level research as well as teaching, you study with some of the most influential thinkers in your field.

Our programmes include foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, exciting study-abroad and work-placement opportunities, summer schools, and a generous scholarship fund which includes awards for academic, musical and sporting excellence.

INFORMATION

Website:

www.kent.ac.uk

www.kent.ac.uk/courses/international

www.kent.ac.uk/scholarships

Social:

Facebook: /UniversityofKent

Twitter: @unikent

Phone number: +44 (0)1227 824904

Delegate email: [email protected]

UNIVERSITY OF SUSSEX

The University of Sussex is a leading higher education and research institution near the coastal city of Brighton, in the south of England. Sussex was the first of the new wave of UK universities founded in the 1960s, receiving its Royal Charter in 1961.

We are proud of our reputation as an institution with a distinctly global outlook allowing us to be at the forefront of research influence worldwide. Sussex is ranked first in the world for development studies, and ranks highly in social sciences, life sciences, physical sciences, arts and humanities.

INFORMATION

Website

www.sussex.ac.uk

www.sussex.ac.uk/international

www.sussex.ac.uk/study/fees-funding#funding

Social

Facebook: /international.sussex

Twitter: @SussexUni

Phone number: +44(0) 1273 606755

Delegate name: Luis Ananguren

Delegate email: [email protected]

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UNIVERSITY OF SUFFOLK

We are one of the newest universities in the UK. Our growing numbers and high graduate employability demonstrate that we are a real force in the higher education sector. Employers are actively involved in course design and delivery, and our emphasis on employability and transferable skills means work after graduation.

You will receive an exceptional, rich and rounded education and acquire skills and insights that will always be relevant, no matter how things change in your future. In a world where nothing stays the same, we constantly change, evolve and succeed. Why not join us and do the same?

INFORMATION

Website:

www.uos.ac.uk

www.uos.ac.uk/international

Social:

Facebook: /UniofSuffolk

Twitter: @UniofSuffolk

Phone number

+44 (0)1473 338557

Contact name: Kevin McDonnell

Contact email: [email protected]