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  • 1. University of Huddersfield Connect UK Study
  • 2. Huddersfield • Easy to reach • 1 hour to Manchester airport, 30 minutes to Manchester, 20 minutes to Leeds • Beautiful and historic town • 220,000 international population • Safe and friendly • International music festival, sports and shopping • Close to Englands most beautiful countryside
  • 3. Yorkshire andsurrounding countryside
  • 4. University of Huddersfield • Founded in 1852 • 22000 students, 1000 international students, 130 nationalities • Highly rated for student satisfaction • Ranked in the UK top 10 for high quality lectures and staff. • Safe, campus based university • Campus development • September and January starts • Top 10 university for sandwich courses University of Huddersfield video presentation
  • 5. Virtual campus tour
  • 6. Queensgate Campus
  • 7. Student Support• Academic Support Tutors, Personal Tutor, Course Leader• Mentoring system• 24 hour computer access and library• Careers Service and Job Shop• Welfare Support and Counselling Service• Medical Centre• Accommodation Office
  • 8. Library and Student Centre
  • 9. Accommodation Recommended accommodation on two sites: Storthes Hall Student Village • 1400 rooms • Private room with ensuite and Internet • Self catered • Excellent leisure facilities • 15 minutes from campus Ashenhurst • 280 rooms with Internet • Close to University campus • Communal TV lounge
  • 10. Unique Selling Points• Best Marketing courses in Yorkshire and Humber (NSS)‫‏‬• Human Resources ranked 3rd nationally (NSS)‫‏‬• Masters students earn higher than national average• Encouraging RAE Results• Award winning campus• Town location – Safe & Friendly• Still top 10 in‫‏‬UK‫‏‬for‫‘‏‬Sandwich‫‏‬Courses’
  • 11. Sandwich Courses
  • 12. Sandwich Courses• 48 week work placement with real work projects• Placement is a paid job – on average £17,000 per year• Dedicated Placement Unit in each School• Leads to better final degree classification and much better job prospects
  • 13. Academic Schools• Applied Sciences – Transport and Logistics, Hospitality Management, Events Management• Art and Design – Fashion and Textiles, Architecture• Education and Professional Development – TESOL, International Education• Computing and Engineering – Mechanical, Electronic and Automotive, Computing and Information Systems• Business – Accountancy , Management, Marketing, Law• Human and Health Sciences – Politics, Psychology• Music, Humanities and Media – Journalism, Music
  • 14. Higher Education in the UK 3 + 1 SYSTEM Traditionally a 3 year Honours Degree Followed by the option of 1 year postgraduate/Masters programme
  • 15. CoursesUndergraduate:BA(Hons) BSc(Hons) BEng(Hons) BMus(Hons) BEd(Hons) LLB(Hons)3D Design Accountancy Advertising Air Transport Architecture Art & DesignAutomotive Biology Biochemistry Construction Counselling Business ChemistryComputing Criminology Economics Education Engineering English EventsManagement Fashion Financial Services Forensics Graphic Design Guidance HistoryHospitality Humanities International Studies Journalism Languages LawLogistics Management Marketing Mathematics Media Medical GeneticsMotorsport Multimedia Music Music Technology Nursing Nutrition OccupationalTherapy Performing Arts Pharmacology Photography Physiotherapy PodiatryPolitics Product Design Psychology Sciences Social Care Sociology SportSurveying Tourism & LeisurePostgraduate:PhD Mphil MBA MA MSc MEng MArch DipArch PgDip PgCert
  • 16. British Honours Degree in one year After two years study at your own university and completion of 120 ECTS credits you can apply for direct entry onto the final year of an undergraduate course and gain a British Honours Degree in one year
  • 17. One Year Top-up Courses Completion of an HND (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline will enable students to join one of the following one year top-up courses:Business Administration & Management BA(Hons)Business with Financial Services BA(Hons)Construction and Project Management BSc(Hons)Criminology with International Politics BSc(Hons)Engineering with Technology Management BEng(Hons)European Business BA(Hons)Global Business and Logistics Management BA(Hons)Global Marketing BA(Hons)Hospitality Management BA(Hons)Human Resource Management BA(Hons)Information & Communication Technology BSc(Hons)Interior Design BA(Hons)International Business BA(Hons)Logistics BSc(Hons)Multimedia Computing BSc(Hons)Performance BA(Hons)Technical Theatre BA(Hons)
  • 18. Students Without Borders
  • 19. Green Fest
  • 20. Graduation
  • 21. Chancellor Sir Patrick StewartSir Patrick Stewart - ChancellorProf. Bob Cryan – Vice-chancellor Patrick Stewart and the University of Huddersfield
  • 22. EU Undergraduate Tuition Fees EU Undergraduate Tuition Fees for the year 2011/12: £3,375 per year EU undergraduate students will receive a loan to cover the cost of tuition fees The loan is only repayable when a graduate’s income exceeds £15,000 per year (for graduates working in the UK)The amount you owe is linked to inflation and only increases with the cost of living If you work in the UK, on an average graduate salary of £19,000, You will be paying approximately £6.90 per week
  • 23. Tuition Fees – repayment thresholds The government is setting different repayment thresholds for people from different countries, in recognition of different living costs and earnings£6,000 Czech Rep, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey£9,000 Estonia, Hungary, Malta, Slovenia, Croatia£12,000 Cyprus, Greece, Portugal, Spain, USA£15,000 UK, Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Sweden, Japan£18,000 Denmark, Norway, Switzerland
  • 24. Financial Support fromThe University of Huddersfield Additional financial support from the University of Huddersfield: £500 per year For students with family income under £25,000 per year Patrick Stewart talks about the fees
  • 25. Application For an application form and guidance please contact: Barbara Cafferty or Jana Fišerová Connect UK Study provides advice and support, which is free of charge to the applicant. We will provide you with information that will enable you to make informed choices and we will support you throughout the application process. When you arrive in the UK, we will ensure that you have access to all the information, advice and support that you need.
  • 26. Further information Connect UK Study 212 Ashes Lane, Huddersfield, HD4 6TS, UK Tel: +44 (0)1484 662216 Email: Website: