University of Sunderland

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Thousands of students are come to Sunderland every year for a life-changing experience – making friends for life while they take big steps towards their dream careers.

Want to join them? Book a place on our next open day.

Our team is also on hand to answer any queries on social networks - you can also follow us for news, updates, events and more.

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Why join us?

  • We are in the top ten in the UK for student satisfaction in a number of courses including English, Computer Science, Psychology and Law.
  • We offer high quality courses in an exciting atmosphere with world class facilities
  • We pride ourselves in our student support and have a number of initiatives that help graduates gain their dream careers - 85% of our graduates go into employment or further study within six months.
  • 90% of students value their experience at the University
  • We were shortlisted for University of the Year in 2012.

You can also order the University prospectus, or sign up to our email contact list, by completing our request form.

Students come to Sunderland for the quality of the education, but quality of life is also a big attraction. Cost of living in the north east of England is amongst the lowest in the country, and miles of beautiful coastline and countryside are within minutes from the city. 

Come and have a look for yourself. Or let us come to you by finding out when we’re in your area



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University of Sunderland
Edinburgh Building
City Campus
Tyne and Wear

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Student Reviews of

University of Sunderland

Overall rating     (268 Reviews)

University of Sunderland average rating

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  Recommend this Uni 91%

One Favourable

studied Applied Business Computing BSc (Hons) at University of Sunderland and says:

Uni of Sunderland needs to improve the career helping point. Uni did not a...

Overall rating: 4 5stars Read full review »

One Critical

studied Computer Science (Secondary Education 11-18) PGCE at University of Sunderland and says:

I think this uni is okay, but it doesn`t stand out with nothing. It has not...

Overall rating: 2 5stars Read full review »

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The times

Rank 96th

Student stats

  • 60 : 40Full time: Part time
  • 78 : 22UK: International
  • 82 : 18Undergraduate : Postgraduate
  • 48 : 52School Leavers : Mature students
  • 13,280Number of students

Graduate prospects

  • 82% % in job or further study


Next Open day 07-Jun-14

If you are considering University of Sunderland as one of your UCAS options, it's a really good idea to visit them on an open day.
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