Explore our campus

If you've not had chance to visit our campus, or if you’re heading to see us at an Undergraduate Open Day or Postgraduate Study Fair soon, let us introduce you to what we have on offer.

University of Huddersfield campus – A whistle-stop tour

Welcome to the University of Huddersfield! Take this 60 second tour of our beautiful campus and go inside our impressive buildings.

This film showcases just some of the fantastic architecture we have here in Huddersfield.

Top class facilities and resources at Huddersfield

On campus you’ll find all academic schools, the library, quiet study spaces and research facilities alongside green spaces, places to eat and a gym. We’ve invested nearly £156 million in campus development, and have fantastic facilities including specialist laboratories, studios and performance spaces. There's also a working canal that runs through the heart of our campus with a tree-lined towpath, perfect for those downtime moments.

And everything is in one place

Think you’ll get lost? Think again. Here at Huddersfield everything is accessible in one location so you’re only a short walk away from everything you need.

Our buildings range from an historic 19th century church through to modern buildings including the home of Art, Design and Architecture the Barbara Hepworth building. The University has a long history from its founding as the Young Men’s Mental Improvement Society in 1841 through to the present day. 

Discover more about our history and the campus buildings by visiting our buildings page.

Student Central

Student Central, our learning and leisure centre, combines access to the library, computing, sport, leisure and eating space all under one roof.

You can meet friends and relax before lectures or grab a bite to eat and catch up with your reading list – Student Central is the hub of the campus where you’ll find everything you need, including:

  • iPoint
  • Students’ Union (SU)
  • Careers Service and Job Shop
  • Santander bank
  • Help with student finance
  • Wellbeing and Disability Services

The Duke of York Young Entrepreneur Centre 

The Duke of York Young Entrepreneur Centre (DOYYEC) is a great facility for students and graduates who want to run their own business or freelance. Along with support from experienced Business Advisors you have access to free hot desk office facilities including:

  • PCs and Macs with a wide range of software packages 
  • printing and photocopying facilities 
  • a landline telephone
  • free entry to the Enterprise Support Directory
  • bookable meeting pods
  • access to the University Wi-Fi system for eligible students and graduates who prefer to use their own laptop
  • a range of business books available to borrow on an honesty basis