We have a lot to be proud of. Not only are we climbing the education league tables, we are also receiving national recognition for our work across a number of different areas including being named the Times Higher Education University of the Year in 2013.

Take a look at the awards we have won over the last few years:

Awards 2016

Winners

The Times Higher Leadership and Management Awards – Outstanding Library Team

The Guardian Higher Education Awards - Inspiring Buildings - Heritage Quay


Awards 2015

Winners

Archive Service Accreditation - Heritage Quay

Royal Historical Society Public History Prize - Heritage Quay

Outstanding Contribution to Leadership Development - Times Higher Education Awards

Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education

Athena SWAN Bronze Award - Equality Challenge Unit

New University of the Year - Educate North Awards

Leadership Award - Educate North Awards

CASE Circle of Excellence Awards - Undergraduate Prospectus 2015/16 Bronze Award - Marketing, Communications and Student Recruitment

Outstanding Finance Team - Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards


Awards 2014

Winners

The Times Higher Education Best University Workplace

QS Stars Rated for Excellence - QS 4 Star Institution

CASE Circle of Excellence Awards - Recruitment Short Videos Gold Award - Marketing, Communications and Student Recruitment

CASE Circle of Excellence Awards - Viewbooks and Prospectuses (Print) Silver Award - Marketing, Communications and Student Recruitment

Government Customer Service Excellence Award - Computing and Library Services‌


Awards 2013

Winners

The Times Higher Education Awards – University of the Year

Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion – Liz Towns-Andrews

Queen’s Awards for International Trade

The Guardian Higher Education Awards – Inspiring Leader Award – Professor Bob Cryan

The Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards - Outstanding Registry Team Award

CASE Circle of Excellence Awards - Digital Communications Bronze Award - Marketing, Communications and Student Recruitment

HEIST Awards Best Undergraduate Prospectus Gold Award - Marketing, Communications and Student Recruitment

HEIST Awards Best use of Digital/Social Media Gold Award - Marketing, Communications and Student Recruitment

‌Shortlisted

The Times Higher Education Awards – Outstanding Contribution to the Local Community

The Guardian Higher Education Awards – Student Experience (My Reading)

The Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards – ICT Initiative of the Year

The Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards – Outstanding University Fundraising Initiative

The Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards – Outstanding Leadership and Management Team


Awards 2012

Winners

The Times Higher Education Awards – Entrepreneurial University of the Year

Shortlisted

The Times Higher Education Awards – Outstanding ICT Initiative