University of Hertfordshire

  • University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield AL10 9AB, United Kingdom
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The University of Hertfordshire (UOH) is a public university in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. The university is based largely in Hatfield, Hertfordshire. Its antecedent institution, Hatfield Technical College, was founded in 1948 and was identified as one of 25 Colleges of Technology in the United Kingdom in 1959.
In 1992, Hatfield Polytechnic was granted university status by the British government and subsequently renamed University of Hertfordshire. It is one of the post-1992 universities.
Hertfordshire has two campuses based in College Lane and de Havilland. With over 25,130 students, including more than 5,200 international students that together represent 100 countries, Hertfordshire has a global alumni of over 1,650 The university is one of Hertfordshire's largest employers with over 2,700 staff, 812 of which are academic members of staff. It has a turnover of more than £235 million. The university has 11 schools: Hertfordshire Business School, Computer Science, Creative Arts, Education, Engineering and Technology, Health and Social Work, Humanities (which oversees its CATS programme), Hertfordshire Law School, Life and Medical Sciences, Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics and Hertfordshire Higher Education Consortium. Hertfordshire is a member of University Alliance, Universities UK and European University Association.

The University is the UK's leading business-facing university and an exemplar in the sector. It is innovative and enterprising and challenges individuals and organizations to excel.

Business Studies with Leadership & Management

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10870

Why choose this course?

  • A focus on applied learning enables students to develop the skills and practical insights that employers want and need
  • Students benefit from teaching informed by leading researches in the field of leadership and management  
  • A programme route commended by the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce for its relevance to business leaders as being “critical to helping take their business forward against the volatile and uncertain complexities facing them today”
  • Develop an appreciation of themes and issues of direct relevance to today’s business environment, and the intellectual tools needed to navigate them  
  • Attain an award title that reflects your aspirations for a successful leadership and management career

$18485 Annual Fees

Civil Engineering

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10871

Why choose this course?

  • The School has over 50 years' experience of teaching engineering and has established an excellent international reputation
  • This degree allows you to benefit from the use of laboratory facilities and staff expertise at BRE (formerly Building Research Establishment)
  • Students from the School of Engineering and Technology have previously completed work placement years at companies including: BMW (UK) Manufacturing Ltd, Bosch Thermotechnology, and Microsoft
  • Recent Engineering graduates have gone on to work at organisations including: Dyson, Ministry of Defence and JCB

$18485 Annual Fees

Comics and Concept Art

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10872

Why choose this course?

You want to become a comic illustrator or concept artist

You dream of characters and worlds for them to live in. You’re constantly thinking up stories and scenarios that will intrigue, excite and engage your audience. You have a sketch book full of ideas. You want your fans to escape to a world of your creation. You may dream about becoming a freelance comic artist, an independent author or even publishing your own comics. Perhaps your desire is to run your own webcomic series online? You could even become a concept artist working within the animation, games and film industries. This degree keeps all these career options open plus many more. The design, illustration and storytelling skills you’ll gain are in high demand by the sector. Plus, you’ll learn essential transferable skills in pitching ideas, project management, self-promotion and problem solving. Now’s the time to take your passion to the next step, to immerse yourself in your craft and discover your potential.

$18485 Annual Fees

Computer Science

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10873

Why choose this course?

  • Flexibility – you may choose this course, which has an emphasis on mainstream computer science and software development, or change to another BSc in our programme.
  • Be part of a highly regarded well established computer science department with excellent facilities, a strong research background, and links to business and industry.
  • Prepare yourself for a career in the IT sector through a mix of academic, professional and practical study, with opportunities for industry certifications and a paid placement year. Previous students have worked placements at companies including Microsoft, IBM, and BT
  • You will join a lively academic community in the School of Computer Science at Hertfordshire, one of the largest and most established in the country.
  • You will be taught by highly qualified staff, most with a PhD or other advanced degree in addition to research, teaching, or professional experience.
  • The School has an excellent research record and strong links with local and national business, in particular with employers.
  • Recent graduates from Computer Science have gone on to work at amazing organisations including Sega Europe, Canon UK, and EE

$18485 Annual Fees

Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence)

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 10874

Why choose this course?

  • Choose this course with an emphasis on artificial intelligence and robotics building on a base of mainstream computer ccience, or change to one of the others in our flexible programme.
  • Be taught by highly qualified staff, most with a PhD or other advanced degree plus research, teaching, or professional experience. 
  • Be part of a highly regarded well established computer science department with excellent facilities, a strong research background, and links to business and industry.
  • Prepare yourself for a career in the IT sector through a mix of academic, professional and practical study, with opportunities for industry certifications and a paid placement year. Previous students have worked placements at companies including Intel, IBM, and BT​.
  • Recent graduates from Computer Science have gone on to work at amazing organisations including BAE Systems, NHS, and EE.

$18485 Annual Fees