Are you thinking of studying with us at the University of Huddersfield? We're really proud of what we offer our students and we’re sure you'll be impressed.

Take a look at the reasons why you should make the University of Huddersfield your first choice:

Top 5 reasons to choose Huddersfield

  1. The University of Huddersfield is a gold-rated university in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
  2. Here at Huddersfield, you’ll be taught by some of the best lecturers in the country. The University is joint first in England for the proportion of staff with teaching qualifications (HESA 2020)
  3. We're unique in the fact that all our permanent teaching staff* have, or are completing, doctorates. This expertise, together with our teaching credentials, means that students here learn from knowledgeable and well-qualified teachers and academics who are at the forefront of their subject area.
  4. We are joint second for National Teaching Fellowships which mark Britain’s best lecturers in Higher Education, winning a total of 17 since 2008 (2020 data).
  5. 100% of our students have the opportunity to undertake professional work experience during their studies.

Why choose Huddersfield?

What sets Huddersfield apart from other universities? Some of our current students reflect on making their university choice, course facilities and what it's like to study in Huddersfield.

*Permanent staff, after probation: some recently appointed colleagues will only obtain recognition in the months after their arrival in Huddersfield, once they have started teaching; research degrees applies to those on contracts of more than half-time.