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Staffordshire University-Overview

Based in the West Midlands, Staffordshire University has decades of experience providing first-rate postgraduate education across a broad range of disciplines. The award-winning institution offers courses designed in collaboration with learning industry experts in a bid to provide solutions to the challenges of tomorrow.

The main city campus is based in Stoke-on-Trent with the University’s dedicated Centres of Excellence in Healthcare Education located in Stafford and Shrewsbury.

With a history dating back to the early part of the 20th century, Staffordshire University gained its university status in 1992 as one of the “new universities”. It is rated Gold for Teaching Excellence in the Teaching Excellence Framework.

The city campus is just a 15-minute walk from Stoke-on-Trent’s city centre, Hanley, and Stoke-on-Trent train station is a three-minute walk from the city campus, with London accessible in 90 minutes and Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham only 50 minutes away by train.

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About the Staffordshire University

With a century of academic excellence, Staffordshire University offers an excellent selection of postgraduate programmes through its six schools. Students who have completed their undergraduate studies at Staffordshire may be entitled to an alumni discount of up to 25% for a postgraduate degree at Staffordshire (terms and conditions apply).

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

69% Part Time
31% Full Time

All universities (avg)

47% Part Time
53% Full Time

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Source: HESA, 2019


UK students


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Source: HESA, 2019

9,725 Undergraduate
1,905 Postgraduate

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Source: HESA, 2019


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