Staffordshire University



Since its inception in the early 1900s, Staffordshire University has evolved into one of the country’s most dynamic, progressive and forward-thinking learning institutions.  A modern, fast-paced, vocationally-led University with 100 year’s experience of pioneering higher education within the creative, technological and scientific industries.

Passionate about transforming the lives and aspirations of the individuals and communities it serves, the University is quick to adapt as student requirements change and is renowned for providing groundbreaking new courses and outstanding learning opportunities.

Here at Staffordshire University each and every one of our 800 plus innovative courses is designed with one thing in mind – to give you the best possible start to your career.

Real world experiences

Firmly believing that high quality learning environments, purpose-designed to reflect the real world of work, provide you with the best possible introduction to your chosen career, Staffordshire University offers a whole range of world-class facilities.

Making you highly employable

This commitment to providing class-leading learning environments is reflected across the University’s entire course programme. Combined with outstanding teaching and enviable placement opportunities, you become highly employable and equipped with all the practical experience and life skills necessary to succeed.

We take an innovative approach to teaching – we believe in equipping you with tools you need to use your mind creatively and critically. We use a variety of methods to deliver our courses – there are still traditional lectures but you may also find yourself in small discussion groups or using state-of-the-art equipment as part of small tasks or large projects. We are always exploring new ways to help you learn and develop.

But it’s not just practical skills we offer. We also help turn you into a confident, ambitious well–rounded individual who is fully prepared for the world of work when you graduate.  Some employers say it takes a graduate 6 months to settle into work – our graduates are ready to hit the ground running straight away.

It’s this unique package of relevant, practical and soft skills we equip you with that puts you head and shoulders above other graduates and makes you very attractive to potential employers.

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Staffordshire University
College Road
Stoke on Trent
United Kingdom
Nearest station: 0.1 miles away

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Staffordshire University

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studied at Staffordshire University and says:

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studied Law LLB (Hons) at Staffordshire University and says:

Stoke is s smelly, do not come here if yo have a sensitive nose. You can sm...

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Staffordshire University

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Rank 108th

Student stats

*Data refers to students in their first year only.
  • 56 : 44Full time: Part time
  • 93 : 7UK: International
  • 78 : 22Undergraduate : Postgraduate
  • 38 : 62School Leavers : Mature students
  • 6,155Number of students

Graduate prospects

  • 83% % in job or further study

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