Recently voted the fifth prettiest city in Europe (USA Today 2013) and the sixth best city in the UK (Telegraph Travel Awards 2014), the city of Chester is at the heart of our University experience!

As we celebrate our 175th year of teaching in 2014, the University of Chester now has over 18,000 students drawn from over 130 countries globally across its main campuses of Chester and Warrington.  With hundreds of courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and research degree level across eight academic faculties, we are confident that you will find a course to satisfy your thirst for knowledge.

A steady rise in recent years has resulted in the University of Chester’s best ever ranking in the national university league tables. According to the latest statistics, the University of Chester is now ranked 46th out of 119 Universities in the UK, and 3rd in the North West of England (Guardian University Guide 2014).

The University’s dedicated Careers and Employability department helps students make informed career planning decisions through a variety of workshops, and various events throughout the academic year. This level of service has resulted in our graduates ranking as the most employable in the North West of England at 95.2% according to the latest Destination of Leavers from Higher Education 2014 survey .

As a student of this University you can look forward to a world class level of education, a vibrant social life in one of the UK's most beautiful and historic cities, as well as dedicated support from the University at each stage of your journey.