University of Huddersfield

Why do nearly 20,000 students choose to study at Huddersfield?

Excellence The University of Huddersfield is a growing centre of research and excellence and we always push the boundaries of knowledge.

  1. We are proud to have been recognised as a gold-rated university by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
  2. We won the first Global Teaching Excellence Award recognising the University’s commitment to world-class teaching and its success in developing students as independent learners and critical thinkers (Higher Education Academy, 2017).
  3. Our academic staff are continually rated as providing high quality teaching in an exciting and stimulating environment. Infact, Huddersfield is first in England for professionally qualified teaching staff (HESA 2018).
  4. The UK's leading university for the receipt of National Teaching Fellowships to mark Britain’s best lecturers in Higher Education for the past ten years.
  5. We've world-leading applied research groups in biomedical sciences, engineering and physical sciences, social sciences and arts and humanities.
  6. The University of Huddersfield became the Times Higher Education University of the Year in November 2013. Judges highlighted the University’s outstanding record for student satisfaction and employability with the University placed in the top ten in the country in both categories. We asked our staff and students why they thought the University of Huddersfield won the University of the Year award. Employment We have an impressive record for graduate employment, with 97.3% of our undergraduate and 93.8% of postgraduate students in work or further study six months after graduating (DLHE 2016/17).

The University places a great deal of importance on industry experience and therefore 100% of our undergraduate students have the opportunity to undertake professional work experience during their studies. Enjoyable Since 2010, £80 million has been spent on campus development making sure our students have access to some of the best facilities in the country.

Our campus also has a vibrant social scene and we have a very active Students’ Union with more than 110 clubs and societies. Enterprising The University is growing its reputation as a leader in the field of enterprise. In 2012 the University was awarded the prestigious Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year and followed this up in 2013 when it was awarded a Queen’s Awards for Enterprise: International Trade. Professor Liz Towns-Andrews, Director of Research and Enterprise, also received an individual Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion. We have helped a number of graduates to set up their own successful businesses and have a fantastic Enterprise Team who are here to help students get their business ideas off the ground. The Duke of York Entrepreneur Centre, housed in the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre, is a great hub for students who wish to set up their own business and provides a great opportunity to network with other students and local businesses.

Biochemistry

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Huddersfield
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 569

From the tallest tree to the smallest cell, all life stems from biochemical processes. Investigating these processes right down to the molecular level has brought about huge leaps in our understanding across many disciplines

$19300 Annual Fees

Biochemistry with Research Placement

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Huddersfield
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 570

Investigating biochemical processes right down to the molecular level has brought about huge leaps in our understanding across many disciplines, from evolution and reproduction to disease prevention and engineering. Biochemical research will be extremely important in the coming decades. From unlocking stem cell therapies and overcoming cancer and dementia to revolutionising computers and developing advanced materials

$19300 Annual Fees

Biological Sciences

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Huddersfield
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 571

Biological Sciences is a fascinating subject area and it

$19300 Annual Fees

Biology (Molecular and Cellular)

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Huddersfield
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 572

From developing effective vaccines to bringing about advances in DNA forensics, molecular and cellular biology has been behind many modern scientific breakthroughs. If you have a passion for biology, an enquiring mind and you

$19300 Annual Fees

Biology (Molecular and Cellular) with RP

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Huddersfield
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 573

From developing effective vaccines to bringing about advances in DNA forensics, molecular and cellular biology has been behind many modern scientific breakthroughs. If you have a passion for biology, an enquiring mind and you

$19300 Annual Fees