Staffordshire University

About Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University use their unique learning experience to offer students the chance to make a difference to the world and future industries. Their pioneering courses inspire students to be the change using professional facilities, expert academics and extraordinary campus locations. The institution’s main campus is based in Stoke-on-Trent, they have dedicated healthcare Centres of Excellence in Stafford and Shrewsbury, and a Digital Institute in London. Founded in 1914 and committed to staying ahead of industry trends, they provide education in computing, esports, art, design, law, business, engineering, healthcare, and more. 

The University focuses on preparing students for the digital industries of tomorrow through work experience and expert academic delivery. As a result of their commitment to constant improvement, they have been shortlisted for University of the Year in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020, are now recognised as a Top 40 UK University in the Guardian league tables 2020, and are highly regarded as a research centre.

Facilities are up-to-date and industry relevant, and students get the chance to practise in professional environments such as the £1.3m facility-packed Smart Zone, the Staffs Newsroom, the dedicated Games Lab, and the Crime Scene House. There’s serious investment in the University’s future for students to take advantage of too, with a £30m Science Centre, updated learning areas in the brand-new Beacon building, and many more innovative additions to their campus.

The institution prides itself on being The Connected University, connecting students with staff, business and career opportunities. Every student has access to the latest in digital technologies, including professional standard computing facilities and university-wide Wi-Fi, cloud computing and software access. They are commended for their teaching standards, achieving Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework, and offer a variety of full-time, part-time and distance learning opportunities – meaning whatever a student’s commitments may be, there’s always a way to make a better future.

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    Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke On Trent, ST4 2DE

    Telephone: +441782294000
    Email: [email protected]

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    * Based on 2016 HESA Figures

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