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Voted the fifth prettiest city in Europe (USA Today 2016) 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 176th year of teaching in 2016, the University of Chester now has 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.

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 95.1% according to the latest Destination of Leavers from Higher Education 2015 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.