University of Huddersfield

Whatever you aim to do in life, it pays to get a good education. And with high standards of teaching and learning and excellent facilities that's exactly what our students can expect from the University of Huddersfield. Based right in the town centre and at the heart of the local community, we help thousands of people achieve their goals each year.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (79)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)

Pre-Master's Programmes

Business & Management (1)



 In 1841, University of Huddersfield was known as a Young Men’s Mental Improvement Society and had about 400 students. Since then we’ve grown into a university with over 23,000 students.  

In 2016 our institution celebrated a very special anniversary. We marked 175 years since an educational institute was set up in Huddersfield to educate local working people. 


The University of Huddersfield has seven academic schools:

  • Applied Sciences
  • Art, Design and Architecture
  • Business
  • Computing and Engineering
  • Education and Professional Development
  • Human and Health Sciences
  • Music, Humanities and Media

We are offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses. If you’re considering a postgraduate course, research degree or professional development, come along to one of our Postgraduate Study Fairs and discover all your study options from Master’s to PhDs.


The University of Huddersfield has a long standing reputation of producing high quality, international research output with excellent impact. As an institution, we recognise the importance of looking beyond academia to address global challenges and make a real difference.

We've world-leading applied research groups in biomedical sciences, engineering and physical sciences, social sciences and arts and humanities.

We're a dynamic institution that has quadrupled our research income and its postgraduate research in seven years


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.

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Student services

We offer a friendly and supportive environment for all. Our Student Support services will be there for you when you need them – from practical advice to more intensive support – to help make your time here at Huddersfield run as smoothly as possible.

Housing services

Our student accommodation in Huddersfield is a unique place to live. It’s a buzzing student hub, with plenty going on, but it’s set in an idyllic countryside setting. Storthes Hall Park has a range of modern facilities on-site. Head to the free gym, relax with your friends in the bar, stock up on essentials from the shop or do a quick load in the launderette.  In terms of the rooms available, we have single or double occupancy. We have ‘sociable style’ kitchens or modern ‘dining style’ kitchens for you to enjoy, and all of our rooms feature an en-suite bathroom.  

Library services

The University of Huddersfield Library provides a wide variety of resources and services including:

  • Access to PCs available in the Library/ the computer room
  • Laptop loans service
  • Printers, photocopiers and scanners including a mobile print service
  • Library access 24/7
  • Book service for purchasing books
  • Inter-library loans service to request books and articles held by other libraries

ICT services


Medical services

The University Health Centre is an NHS General Practice, providing Personal Medical Services to our registered patients. This practice is not a limited partnership.

You'll find doctors, nurses and physios on hand to help. They can give you advice on everything including sexual health, contraception, sports injuries, rehabilitation, travel vaccines, relaxation and stress.

Student Life

Campus life

The University of Huddersfield has its campus just across the road from the town centre, making everything you need just minutes away!

On campus you’ll find all academic schools, the library, quiet study spaces and research facilities alongside green spaces, places to eat and a gym. We’ve invested nearly £156 million in campus development, and have fantastic facilities including specialist laboratories, studios and performance spaces. There's also a working canal that runs through the heart of our campus with a tree-lined towpath, perfect for those downtime moments.

Here at Huddersfield everything is accessible in one location so you’re only a short walk away from everything you need.

Sports facilities

Team Hud is the University of Huddersfield's fitness center.

Opened on weekdays from 7 am to 10 pm and in weekends from 9 am to 6 pm, our fitness center has:

  • Fitness Suite
  • Mezzanine
  • Sports Hall
  • Performance Suite
  • Combat Suite
    • Squash court
    • Studios

Student clubs

  • Sports Clubs
  • 3D Printing Society
  • African Caribbean Society
  • Blog And Vlog Society
  • Radiohud


Accredited by Chartered Association of Business Schools.

Student Reviews

Pretty Good
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I am really Satisfied about my study experience.

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It was very good exprience

Not recommended
Anonymous rated 2 out of 5 stars

very bad teaching and overall understanding.

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