Cardiff University is a research university founded in 1883. The school is situated in the Cathays Park area of Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom, and is a member of the Russell Group of Universities. Cardiff consists of 27 academic schools, and has built a reputation for offering high quality research-based university education in Wales. Furthermore, the institution has formed close links with employers and professional bodies, and it keeps being targeted by employers as an institution, which provides quality graduates. The school has also formed a new University Graduate College, which... See full description.
The main campus of Cornwall College is located in St. Austell with other campuses spread all over Cornwall, United Kingdom. Cornwall College has six other campuses spreading over Camborne, Newquay, Saltash, Duchy, Rosewarne and Stole Climsland. Cornwall College is endorsed by the government of UK to provide corporate training. CC also takes special pride in the fact that it is a center of Vocational Excellence in four departments. Cornwall College offers a variety of apprenticeship opportunities from Accounting to Plumbing.
Cranfield University, situated in Cranfield, Bedforshire started its operations in the year 1946 as a postgraduate and research university. CU has one other campus in the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom at Shrivenham, Oxforshire. CU has a functional airport adjacent to its campus, which is utilized for aerospace teaching and research. Cu has five academic units: School of Engineering, Applied Sciences, Management, Defense & Security and Health. CU’s student/teacher ratio hails second among universities in UK and has received Queen’s Anniversary Prize three times in 2005, 2007 &... See full description.
Gloucestershire College is an educational institution with three main sites, based in the UK - Cheltenham, Gloucester and the Royal Forest of Dean. They also operate a number of satellite sites, i.e. a Construction School in Kingsditch and a Mitcheldean campus. The school is a well-known college for further and higher education, providing a wide array of education and training programs. These include A Levels and GCSEs, vocational qualifications, work-based learning, basic skills courses, higher education, short courses for business, part-time day and evening courses and English for... See full description.
King's College London was founded by King George IV and the Duke of Wellington (then Prime Minister) in 1829 as a university college in the tradition of the Church of England. It now welcomes staff and students of all faiths and beliefs.
King's professors played a major part in nineteenth-century science and in extending higher education to women and working men through evening classes. The College has grown and developed through mergers with several institutions each with their own distinguished histories. These include the United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's and St Thomas'... See full description.
London Metropolitan University is based in London, UK. It was born on the 1st of August 2002 through the merger of the University of North London and the London Guildhall University. It has campuses in the City of London and in the London Borough of Islington. London Metropolitan University is guided by the motto that everyone deserves access to affordable education. It strives to provide a truly dynamic, diverse and multicultural atmosphere to its students. The university consists of the following faculties: Faculty of Architecture and Spatial Design; Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Media... See full description.
London South Bank University (LSBU) has, for more than 100 years and counting, focused on providing professional opportunity for all students who can benefit from their services.
Originally established as the Borough Polytechnic Institute in 1892, the original aim of London South Bank University was “to promote the industrial skill, general knowledge, health and well-being of young men and women”, which remains remarkably similar to the goals the institute pursues today. Their continuous focus on vocational education and professional opportunity consistently allows them to... See full description.
Middlesex University is a university, based in north London, England. It was established in 1973 as Midlessex Polytechnic. Its proximity to the historic county Middlesex gave it its current name. In 2005, the university started rationalizing its schools with the purpose of specializing in its strongest areas of business, computing, and the arts. Currently, the institution is divided into five schools: School of Arts and Education; Business School; School of Engineering & Information Sciences; School of Health and Social Sciences; and an Institute for Work Based Learning. All these are... See full description.
The City College is an Approved Support Centre of the Edinburgh Business School. Founded in 1979, the college is an independent institution, serving the educational needs of local and international students. Each program that the college offers undergoes a rigorous approval process, which is a guarantee for the quality of tuition provided there. The City College strives to maintain a multicultural environment with students coming from all over the globe. It is also one of the first private colleges to achieve accreditation and then one of the first to have a partnership with a State... See full description.
The University of Sheffield is a leading institution in the UK. Five nobel awards have studied in this university and many of its alumni have reached positions of responsibility all over the world. It is considered one of the ten best universities in the UK and its students come from more than 120 countries.
The University of Warwick was founded in 1961 and is located on a campus of 700 acres in the city of Coventry. Its student body is approximately 16,000, of which 20% comes from about 125 countries. The University has developed an important sports center, with first class facilities, so it is considered among the best in British universities. He has also opened a new student residence, taking on project a new building for science careers.
University College London was founded in London, in 1826 and is an institution that has not discriminated in religions, races and classes from the beginning. It was the first to admit women in its classrooms, on equal terms as men. It is regarded as one of the best universities today.
The University of Aberdeen is a public research university located in the city of Aberdeen, Scotland. The renowned school is an ancient university, founded in 1495 when William Elphinstone, Bishop of Aberdeen, petitioned Pope Alexander VI on behalf of James IV, King of the Scots, to create King's College, the original name given to the University of Aberdeen.
Based on the date of its founding, the University of Aberdeen is Scotland's third-oldest university, with only the University of St. Andrews and the University of Glasgow preceding it. It is also the fifth-oldest... See full description.
The University of Gloucestershire was stablished in 1834 and has a long tradition of quality education. More than 10.000 students study in Gloucestershire’s three campuses. It welcomes international students from more than sixty nations and it ranks in the top 5 universities in the United Kingdom for international student support. The university offers more than 100 academic courses.
Kent University has its main campus in Canterbury, the city of the United Kingdom closer to the European continent. It has other offices in different countries, such as Belgium, France, Italy and Greece. It was founded in 1965 and now welcomes some 20,000 students.
The University of London was established in 1836, and what distinguishes it from other institutions is that it consists of 19 separate colleges, which are somewhat independent in nature. Therefore, the University of London is the largest institution of higher learning in the UK by number of students enrolled.
The degrees offered at the University of London, as can be guessed, are extremely varied – there is a foundation course, together with a good range of undergraduate, postgraduate degrees and diplomas, as well as research degrees. In addition, there is a Taster Course program for... See full description.
The University of Northumbria at Newcastle is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. Its main campus is located in the heart of the city of Newcastle upon the Tyne, which is consistently voted one of the best places in the UK for students.
The University of Northumbria at Newcastle has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today by, putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships at its core, Northumbria has become... See full description.
As an educational institution of higher learning, the University of Westminster boasts a rich history and has for years been providing students with academic excellence, cultural engagement and personal enrichment, dating back to its inception as The Polytechnic Institution in 1838. In the following article we talk about the school’s unique heritage, and the traditions of excellence that have helped to shape it today.
University of Westminster: Brief History
The Westminster story began in 1838, when Sir George Cayley opened the Polytechnic Institution at 309... See full description.
The University of Wolverhampton was founded about 150 years ago, currently being an institution that provides entrepreneurial education. The institution welcomes about 23,000 students, distributed in four campuses: Wolverhampton, Telford, Walsall and Compton.
The Warnborough Colleges started with the establishment of Warnborough College, UK in the city of Oxford, in 1973. At first the institution was mainly aimed at American students, who wished to study abroad. Currently, Warnborough College UK issues certificates and diplomas in a number of university foundational, short-course vocational and personal-enrichment subjects, but it does not offer British degrees, and is not authorized to do so. University foundation programs are offered in the areas of marketing, human resources management, business management, and travel, tourism and... See full description.
West Thames College London is a college of further and higher education, located 30 minutes away from central London. The college is comprised of two sites – the main Isleworth Campus and the Feltham Skills Centre. West Thames College receives about 6,500 students each year, who enroll on a wide variety of courses – options include A levels, Accounting, Art & Design, Beauty Therapy, Business and Administration, Catering, Childcare, Computing & ICT, ESOL, Management, Media and Music, and many others. The school also offers a wide range of HE courses, from Childcare to Business; its... See full description.